Torquay, VIC - St Therese Catholic (20424)

Year Built: 1969

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Saint: Therese

Address: Geelong Road, Torquay, Victoria, 3228

Last Updated: 08/01/2021

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History and Architecture:

In 1958 the small congregation of Catholics of Torquay decided to build a church. Till that time priests from St Mary’s in Geelong and later from St Bernard’s in Belmont had celebrated Mass irregularly in the Torquay Improvement Association Hall. More information here.

Clergy:

This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.

Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
1958 - 1963 Father O'Gorman
1972 - 1977 Father O'Keefe
1978 - 1984 Father Fitzpatrick
1992 - Father Greg Tryhall
2019 - Father Linh Tran

Organ:

The first Organ was installed in 1969.

Source:

1. http://melbournecatholic.org.au/Melbourne-News/ArtMID/453/ArticleID/2789/Writing-a-church-history