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Bathurst, NSW - All Saints Anglican

Bathurst, NSW - All Saints Anglican

Address: 3 Church Street, , Bathurst New South Wales, 2795

The cathedral building was originally designed by Edmund Blacket in 1845 as a parish church, but became a cathedral in 1870 with the creation of the Diocese of Bathurst. An organ was installed in 1886 and bells were hung in 1855. In the 1890s, however, the bell tower was found to be unstable, so the bells could not be "rung full circle"…

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Bathurst, NSW - St Barnabas Anglican (Former)

Bathurst, NSW - St Barnabas Anglican (Former)

Year Built: 1881

Address: 36A Bant Street, , Bathurst New South Wales, 2795

The present Church was built in 1881 to replace an earlier weather-board church building dating from 1875. This weatherboard building was afterwards used as the Parish Hall until it was replaced in 1918 by the present brick Parish Hall, the foundation of which was laid by the Primate, the Most Revd, J. C. Wright, D.D., on 21st September…

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Battery Point, TAS - St George's Anglican

Battery Point, TAS - St George's Anglican

Year Built: 1847

Address: 30 Cromwell Street, Hobart, Battery Point Tasmania, 7004

Located on the highest point of Battery Point, once known as Kermode's Hill the Church was designed by two of Hobart's earliest and best known architects. The land was in fact purchased from William Kermode for 250.00. It was designed in the Neo-Classical style by the Government architect, John Lee Archer, designing the body of the…

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Baulkham Hills, NSW - Norwest Anglican

Baulkham Hills, NSW - Norwest Anglican

Address: 19 Chapel Lane, , Baulkham Hills New South Wales, 2153

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Bears Laggon, VIC - St John's Anglican
Beaudesert, QLD - St Thomas' Memorial Anglican

Beaudesert, QLD - St Thomas' Memorial Anglican

Year Built: 1965

Address: 7 Albert Street, , Beaudesert Queensland, 4285

The original church was built in 1888 on 1 acre of land donated by Thomas Brayford. A £530 tender was accepted for the church to be constructed. Bishop Webber consecrated the church in September, 1888. The first Rector, Rev. Frederick Newton, served 1889-1891. The parish hall was built in 1897 and Rev. Henry Knatchbull built the Rectory…

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Beaufort, VIC - St John the Baptist Anglican

Beaufort, VIC - St John the Baptist Anglican

Year Built: 1957

Address: Hill Street, , Beaufort Victoria, 3373

An earlier church was opened in November 1868 to the design of the Ballarat architect H.R. Caselli, costing more than £900.00. The foundation stone of the present church, designed by Ballarat diocesan architect G.S. Richards, was laid in April 1957. It was constructed in cream brick in a refined Gothic style: there is a small tower at…

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Beechworth, VIC - Christ Church Anglican

Beechworth, VIC - Christ Church Anglican

Year Built: 1858

Address: Corner Ford & Church Streets, , Beechworth Victoria, 3747

The first Rector was The Reverend Cooper Searle and a rectory was built for him in 1855. At the time the present church hall was the first church building. The Victorian Government provided two-thirds of the building costs for the current church. The Church was erected in two stages. The foundation stone for the first stage, comprising…

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Beecroft, NSW - St John's Anglican

Beecroft, NSW - St John's Anglican

Year Built: 1907

Initially a site on the southern corner of Beecroft Road and Hannah Street was purchased, architectural plans of William Coward were accepted and building by Hart & Sons of Parramatta of a small timber church was completed. Later due to the growth of the Church it was decided to purchase a new site, and the larger present site was…

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Beenleigh, QLD - St George's Anglican

Beenleigh, QLD - St George's Anglican

Address: 10 Tansey Street, , Beenleigh Queensland, 4207

The land on which the church was built was donated by Michael Tansey after whom Tansey Street was named. The original St George’s Anglican Church was officially opened on the 16th September 1875 at 10 Tansey Street Beenleigh. The original building was moved in 1981 to the Beenleigh Historical Village.

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Beenleigh, QLD - St George's Anglican (Former)

Beenleigh, QLD - St George's Anglican (Former)

Originally situated in Tansey Street, the Church has the distinction of being the first church to be built in the town. The land on which it was built was donated by Michael Tansey, an early Beenleigh settler and businessman. The church was designed by Queensland Colonial Architect, Francis Drummond Greville Stanley, and built at a…

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Bega, NSW - St John the Evangelist Anglican

Bega, NSW - St John the Evangelist Anglican

Year Built: 1874

Address: 12 Church Street, , Bega New South Wales, 2550

The first ministrations of the Church on the South Coast, were rendered by the Rev. William George Nott, in 1842, who worked for some months in the "District of Maneroo, beyond the limits of location." When in 1843 the Rev. E. G. Pryce was appointed, his charge comprised the whole of the Monaro and South Coast, and beyond, too, for there…

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Belair, SA - St John's Anglican

Belair, SA - St John's Anglican

Address: Sheoak Road, , Belair South Australia, 5052

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Belair, SA - St John's School Chapel Anglican

Belair, SA - St John's School Chapel Anglican

Year Built: 1898

Address: James Road, , Belair South Australia, 5052

The foundation stone was laid on 24 September 1898 by the Bishop of the Diocese.

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Bellerive, TAS - St Mark's Anglican

Bellerive, TAS - St Mark's Anglican

Year Built: 1904

Address: 23 Clarence Street, , Bellerive Tasmania, 7018

(Known firslty as Kangaroo Point) St. Mark's was formerly Clarence). In 1826 there was a small Chapel of Ease at Clarence Plains, one of the only five churches in Tasmania. In June 1852 S. Mark's Chapel, Kangaroo Point was consecrated. This building still stands and in 1932 it was restored by Toc H. to be used by scouts and guides. In…

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Bellview Hill, NSW - St Stephen's Anglican

Bellview Hill, NSW - St Stephen's Anglican

Year Built: 1927

Address: 1 Bellview Park Road, , Bellview Hill New South Wales, 2023

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God and in memory of the sailors and soldiers who fell in the Great War 1914 - 1918 this stone was set by Rt Rev G.A. D'Arcy Irvine Bishop Coadjutor 27th August 1927".

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Belmont, VIC - St Stephen's Anglican

Belmont, VIC - St Stephen's Anglican

Address: Corner Regent & Thompson Streets, , Belmont Victoria, 3216

In September 1890 the Reverends John Cameron wrote to the Register of the Diocese recommending the purchase of land n the Colac road and indicating the hope that a small successful church of a permanent character could be built as the place increased in population. An Architect's plan for a building estimated to cost £350 was drawn up…

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Belmore, NSW - St Alban's Community Anglican

Belmore, NSW - St Alban's Community Anglican

Year Built: 1960

Address: 722 Canterbury Road, , Belmore New South Wales, 2192

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the Glory of God by Excellency the Governor of NSW Sir Eric Woodward KCM GCB CBE DSO 30th April 1960".

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Bemboka, NSW - Christ Church Anglican

Bemboka, NSW - Christ Church Anglican

Year Built: 1929

Address: 51 - 57 Bemboka Street, , Bemboka New South Wales, 2550

A Foundation stone reads, " Christ Church Bemboka To the Glory of God this stone was laid by Mrs J. Wilton Snr and Jonus Alcock Esq June 3rd 1929".

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Ben Lomond, NSW - St Paul's Anglican

Ben Lomond, NSW - St Paul's Anglican

Address: 1219 Ben Lomond Road, , Ben Lomond New South Wales, 2365

This Church may have closed.

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Benalla, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Benalla, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Year Built: 1860

Address: 67 Arundel Street, , Benalla Victoria, 3672

The earliest church services for Church of England (Anglicans) in Benalla was recorded in 1849 when Bishop Perry of Melbourne visited the settlement. The service was performed in the original court house. By 1854 an allotment of land at the corner of Bridge, Thomas and Martin Place had been set aside for a church, school and hall.* The…

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Bendick Murrell, NSW - St Andrew's Anglican

Bendick Murrell, NSW - St Andrew's Anglican

Year Built: 1906

Address: Main Street, , Bendick Murrell New South Wales, 2803

The church was opened in 1906.

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Bendigo, VIC - All Saints Anglican (Former)

Bendigo, VIC - All Saints Anglican (Former)

Address: 26 McKenzie Street, , Bendigo Victoria, 3550

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Bendigo, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

Bendigo, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

Address: 487 Napier Street, , Bendigo Victoria, 3550

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Bendigo, VIC - St Paul's Anglican Cathedral

Bendigo, VIC - St Paul's Anglican Cathedral

Year Built: 1873

Address: Myer's Street, , Bendigo Victoria, 3550

The cathedral was designed by the architect Robert A. Love. The nave was dedicated in November 1868, the bell tower in 1873 and the chancel and transepts in 1927. Originally a parish church, St Paul's became the diocese's cathedral in 1981. The building is constructed of red brick with stone dressings in an early Gothic style and is…

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Benemeer, NSW - St Stephen's Anglican (Former)

Benemeer, NSW - St Stephen's Anglican (Former)

Address: 83 Caroline Street, , Benemeer New South Wales, 2355

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Bentleigh, VIC - St John's Anglican

Bentleigh, VIC - St John's Anglican

Address: Corner Tucker & Centre Roads, , Bentleigh Victoria, 3204

The land for the church's current location was granted by Mr John Matthew Smith. The original church building was beset by poor workmanship and delays. The foundation stone was laid by Mr W.R. Looker J.P. on Monday 11th October 1872. The new Church under the charge of the Rev. William Singleton of Cheltenham, was opened in June by the…

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Bermagui, NSW - All Saints Anglican

Bermagui, NSW - All Saints Anglican

Address: 11 Wallaga Street, , Bermagui New South Wales, 2546

A plaque reads, " All Saints' Bermagui 1911 - 2011 - A service of thanksgiving held to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the dedication of this church on 8th October 1911. The Rt Rev Trevor Edwards Vicar General of the Diocese of Canberra and Sloane Deacon the Rev Elizabeth Sloane 9th October 2011".

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Berowra, NSW - St Mark's Anglican

Berowra, NSW - St Mark's Anglican

Address: 18 Berowra Waters Road, , Berowra New South Wales, 2081

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Berrigan, NSW - St Adian's Anglican

Berrigan, NSW - St Adian's Anglican

Year Built: 1902

Address: Corner Jerilderie Street & Memorial Street, , Berrigan New South Wales, 2712

A wall plaque reads, " This Church was built in 1902 in Jerilderie Street. Across the road is the Vicarage which was built in 1908, and the hall to the rear in the 1950's. The stained glass windows dedicated in 1973, were bequeathed by Nora Heald who was the daughter of Jacob Verso resident priest 1901 - 1920. Nora was the wife of Dr.…

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Berrima, NSW - Holy Trinity Anglican

Berrima, NSW - Holy Trinity Anglican

Address: Argyle Street, , Berrima New South Wales, 2577

The church itself is in the Early English Gothic Revival style used by Edmund Blacket throughout his career, and is typical of his rural churches. It is built of sandstone quarried from the banks of the Wingecarribee River, and features four equal bays running east–west with a northern porch and southern vestry. The stonework is laid…

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Berry, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Berry, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Address: 68A Pricess Street, , Berry New South Wales, 2535

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Berserker, QLD - St John's Anglican

Berserker, QLD - St John's Anglican

Year Built: 1912

Address: 278 Ford Street, , Berserker Queensland, 4701

The Church is a small Gothic style timber building and is heritage-listed. It was built in 1912. It was added to the Queensland Heritage Register on 5 August 2003. The site of St John's Mission Church was purchased in 1891 by Edward Costello.

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Berwick, VIC - Christ Church Anglican

Berwick, VIC - Christ Church Anglican

Year Built: 1995

Address: 55 Peel Street, , Berwick Victoria, 3806

The first Anglican services held in Berwick took place in 1866 on the site of the present Presbyterian Church. A Foundation stone was laid on 5 December 1876. In 1877 a dedicated building was built on the corner of Church and Palmerston Streets. In response to high population growth in the area, in 1995 a much larger church building…

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Bethunga, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Bethunga, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Year Built: 1904

Address: 2 Armstrong Street, , Bethunga Victoria, 3691

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Bexley, NSW - St George North Anglican

Bexley, NSW - St George North Anglican

Address: Corner Dunmore & Albyn Streets, , Bexley New South Wales, 2207

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Biggenden, QLD - St John's Anglican

Biggenden, QLD - St John's Anglican

Address: 45 Edward Street, , Biggenden Queensland, 4621

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Biggera Waters, QLD - St James' Anglican

Biggera Waters, QLD - St James' Anglican

Year Built: 1988

Address: 45 Brighton Street, , Biggers Waters Queensland, 4126

A Foundation stone reads, " The Church of St James in the Parochial District of Biggera Waters inaugurated and dedicated by The Right Reverend Ralph E. Wicks O.B.E. Assistant Bishop of Brisbane on 11th May 1988 The Reverend Denis C. Landman M.B.E. Parish Priest Peter Woolley Bert Morris Church Wardens".

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Biloela, QLD - St Gabriel's Anglican

Biloela, QLD - St Gabriel's Anglican

Address: 76 Kariboe Street, , Biloela Queensland, 4715

A plaque reads, To the Glory of Almighty God - This Ministry Centre of St Gabriel the Archangel was consecrated on Saturday July 5 1986 by The Right Rev George Hearn BA Th Schol Dip RE Ninth Bishop of the Diocese of Rockhampton". A further plaque reads, " To the Glory of Almighty God This Ministry Centre was dedicated on Saturday May…

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Binalong, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Binalong, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1886

Address: Stephens Street, , Binalong New South Wales, 2584

One of the earliest references to the Binalong District as part of the parish of Yass is in the report of the Yass Auxiliary of the Church Society for 1869 when Archdeacon Lillingston is reported to have said, that Yass people were too apt to consider that the world lay between Bowning and the Gap. In the 1871 census Binalong is shown as…

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