Toowong, QLD - St Ignatius Catholic

Year Built: 1929

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Saint: Ignatius

Address: 30 Kensignton Terrace, Toowong, Queensland, 4066

Architect: John Francis Hennessey

Architectural Style: Romanesque

Traditional Owners: Turrbal people

Last Updated: 15/02/2024

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History and Architecture:

The foundation stone of the present church was laid on 16 June 1929 and the building was opened on 18 May 1930. Built in the Italian Romanesque style and designed by the Sydney architect, John Francis Hennessey, the building features polychrome brickwork.


There are currently no clergy recorded for this church. Submissions are welcomed.


The Organ was built by Aug. Laukhuff, Weikersheim, W. Germany in 1959. Installed in 1959 by Whitehouse Brothers of Brisbane. It has 2 manuals, 2 ranks extended, electric action.
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1. Organ Historical Trust of Australia with permission.