Headstones Direct

Headstones Direct are New Zealand based importers of quality solid stone Headstones, importing from a Company that has already had more than 15 years experience in the Headstone industry.

We deliver Headstones New Zealand wide....

We have a wide selection of Headstones/gravestones to choose from for delivery throughout  New Zealand - with over 100 unique products available, you're sure to find a suitable headstone for your loved one.

We carry a lot of designs in stock and can order your selection. Engraving can be undertaken for most Headstones with the exact number of words being different for each Headstone style.

We can supply any headstone/gravestone of your choice of design and can arrange for photos to be embossed into porcelain for affixing on the headstones if required.

Please contact us to discuss your Granite Headstone needs and for a no obligation quotation...

*We can freight anywhere in the NZ freight free - but please remember headstones are made from solid stone and so are very heavy!

When is the best time to consider buying a headstone/gravestone?

Death isn't something that many want to talk about, but usually something that we all think about.Its safe to say that we don`t want our families to have to do a number of things. They shouldn`t have to plan everything. However, there are some things that some want to choose from. So, just when is the best time to consider buying a headstone? This could be debated.

Some will say that the headstone should be purchased when you buy the casket and other funeral planning. This isn't something that is your decision and with that in mind, you have to know what lies in your best of interest. There are others who will disagree on this

There are some who will say that you should buy a headstone later on. The reason that they do this is because of the fact that some choose to be mothers later in life and so forth. With this in mind, they might want that they were a beloved mother and so forth on it. So, to get things right so that the inscription is correct, they wait.

There are some who have to be prepared. What they are doing or going through is hard enough on their families. For instance, they may have a dangerous job where their lives are on the line all the time. Then, there are those who might be facing a terminal illness. So why put it off? That's what they think.

Then, there are those families where they want someone else to pick it out. They trust their family. So, in those cases they will pay for it ahead of time. This is sometimes the best thing to do as we said before that there are cases where they waited to have children and so forth. That is why some will wait until after they have passed. However, if you are doing a family plot and family headstone, you should get it early.

So, when you ask what the perfect time is, there is no perfect time. Some put it off. Some want to deal with it head on. There are some who get them when they are in their twenties and so forth. You just never know. Talk with your family about it. They might want to have a say in it.

Wondering when is best time to consider buying a headstone? 
All you need to know about Headstones/Gravestones please phone: 0800 TOMBSTONE (0800 866 278).


We deliver our Headstones/gravestones freight free to Retail or Wholesale Customers New Zealand wide from our base in Gisborne.

To contact us, please feel free to use the NZ Freephone number below, or fill in our Contact Form and you'll hear from us shortly.

(0800 866 278)



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