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Adelaide, SA - Baptist

Adelaide, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1863

Address: 65 Flinders Street, Adelaide, South Australia , 5000

A Foundation stone was laid by Rev Isaac New on 18 December 1861. Robert G. Thomas, the architect who would later be responsible for the Stow Memorial Church (now Pilgrim Uniting Church), was selected to design the building, which is of Gothic revival style in bluestone and sandstone with elaborate capitals on the columns, a rose…

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Albury, NSW - Baptist

Albury, NSW - Baptist

Address: Corner Crisp & Macavley Streets, , Albury New South Wales, 2640

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Armadale, VIC - Baptist

Armadale, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1898

Address: 88 Kooyong Road, , Armadale Victoria, 3143

The Foundation stone was laid on 20 July 1898 by Mrs Westmore G. Stephens. The Architect was Sydney Smith and Ogg and the builder was A Parker. It was designed in an advanced Romanesque style in red brick with stucco dressings, dark brick diapering, chequerboard gable treatment and fleche on the roof ridge. The building was later…

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Armidale, NSW - Baptist

Armidale, NSW - Baptist

Address: 187 Chapel Street, , Armidale New South Wales, 2350

Plans for a church in Armidale were drawn up by Mr R. Hickson according to the Armidale Express 26 April 1918. On December 14, 1918 the Church building was formally opened. On February 20, 1920 a church meeting of the New England Baptist Church resolved that the name be changed to Armidale District Baptist Church and that the 'centre of…

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Armidale, NSW - Baptist

Armidale, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1918

Address: 124 Jessie Street, , Armidale New South Wales, 2350

The first Baptist Church in Armidale was built in 1882 on the corner of Brown and Allingham Streets. The current Armidale property, on corner Rusden and Jessie Streets, was purchased by members of the Black Mountain congregation in 1918, and the current Armidale building was opened in December that year. It cost £2,500. A Foundation…

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Ashgrove, QLD - Baptist

Ashgrove, QLD - Baptist

Address: 7 Firhill Street, , Ashgrove Queensland, 4060

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Ballarat North, VIC - Baptist

Ballarat North, VIC - Baptist

Address: 316 Walker Street, , Ballarat North Victoria, 3350

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Balwyn, VIC - Baptist

Balwyn, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1938

Address: 517 Whitehorse Road, , Balwyn Victoria, 3127

The Church was opened at 3pm on April 30th 1938 by Mr C Harley of the Congregation and the service was conducted by the President of the Baptist Union Mr C.H. Book. A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the Glory of God by G.W.Green Esq 13 November 1937. Rev E.R. Thorne, Pastor".

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Beaudesert, QLD - Baptist

Beaudesert, QLD - Baptist

Year Built: 1949

Address: 13 Eaglesfield Street, , Beaudesert Queensland, 4285

The Foundation of one of the churches was laid on 8 October 1949 by Mr G.C. Sweetman President of the Queensland Baptist Union.

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Beaumaris, VIC - Baptist

Beaumaris, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1960

Address: 223 Balcombe Road, , Beaumaris Victoria, 3193

Around 1955 two blocks of land in the central Beaumaris area had been purchased, but under new uniform building regulations, they proved too small for the erection of a Church building. Members were then led to a large block of land (100ft. by 400ft.) in Balcombe Road which was available for purchase at £3500. Following approval of…

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Beechworth, VIC - Baptist (Former)

Beechworth, VIC - Baptist (Former)

Year Built: 1873

Address: 14 Ford Street, , Beechworth Victoria, 3747

The former Baptist Church, 1873 [later Assemblies of God] was built of red brick with only the front elevation stuccoed and scored to resemble ashlar. This church also served followers of the Church of Christ. Now in Private Hands. Now in Private Hands.

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Bega, NSW - Baptist

Bega, NSW - Baptist

Address: 17 Meringo Street, , Bega New South Wales, 2550

The Church was established in 1970.

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Belgrave South, VIC - Baptist

Belgrave South, VIC - Baptist

Address: 144 Belgrave Hallam Road, , Belgrave South Victoria, 3160

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

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Benalla, VIC - Baptist

Benalla, VIC - Baptist

Address: 57 Bridge Street W, , Benalla Victoria, 3672

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Benalla, VIC - Rose City Baptist

Benalla, VIC - Rose City Baptist

Address: 93 Thomas Street, , Benalla Victoria, 3672

The Church was established on the 9th of February 1969.

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Bermagui, NSW - Baptist

Bermagui, NSW - Baptist

Address: 5 West Street, , Bermagui New South Wales, 2546

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Black Mountain, NSW - Baptist

Black Mountain, NSW - Baptist

Address: 857 Black Mountain Road, , Black Mountain New South Wales, 2365

An Historical Board in front of the Church reads, Thomas Llewellyn, a Baptist Evangelist, pionered the New England Baptist cause between 1877 and 1883. In 1880 he reported to the Baptist Union of NSW that a 'Sabbath School was conducted in Mr Enos Scott's home at Black Mountain'. Throughout the last 2 decades of the 19th Century…

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Blackburn North, VIC - Newhope Baptist

Blackburn North, VIC - Newhope Baptist

Address: 3 Springfield Road, , Blackburn North Victoria, 3130

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Boonah, QLD - Baptist

Boonah, QLD - Baptist

Year Built: 1965

Address: 36 Church Street, , Boonah Queensland, 4310

The Foundation stone was laid on 30 January 1965 by Mr P.J. Hancox President of the Queensland Baptist Union.

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Boort, VIC - Baptist

Boort, VIC - Baptist

Address: 21 Armstrong Street, , Boort Victoria, 3537

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Borona, VIC - Baptist

Borona, VIC - Baptist

Address: 17 Falconer Road, , Boronia Victoria, 3155

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Boronia, VIC - Community Baptist

Boronia, VIC - Community Baptist

Address: 17 Falconer Street, , Boronia Victoria, 3155

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Bowenfels, NSW Baptist

Bowenfels, NSW Baptist

Year Built: 1966

Address: 107 Great Western Highway , , Bowenfels New South Wales, 2790

A Foundation stone does in fact read, " This Church of St Francis Xavier was solemnly blessed and opened by the Most Reverend A.R.E. Thomas D.D. Bishop of Bathurst 10th December 1966".

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Bowral, NSW - Baptist

Bowral, NSW - Baptist

Address: 13 Merrigang Street, , Bowral New South Wales, 2576

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Box Hill, VIC - Baptist

Box Hill, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1926

Address: Corner Ellingworth & Station Street, , Box Hill Victoria, 3128

The Church was established in 1901. The Foundation stone was laid by R.A. Sutton Esq J.P. on 14 February 1926.

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Bracken Ridge, QLD - Baptist

Bracken Ridge, QLD - Baptist

Address: 47 Norris Road, , Bracken Ridge Queensland, 4017

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Brahma Lodge, SA - Baptist

Brahma Lodge, SA - Baptist

Address: Corner Park Terrace & Cheam Street, , Brahma Lodge South Australia, 5109

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Brighton, VIC - Baptist

Brighton, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1851

Address: 164 Bay Road, , Brighton Victoria, 3186

The Church was formed in September of 1851.

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Bulleen, VIC - Baptist

Bulleen, VIC - Baptist

Address: Corner Thompson & Marcus Roads, , Bulleen Victoria, 3105

In 1956 the North Balwyn Church under the pastorship of Rev Smith saw the need for a church in the Bulleen area. The first service was a Sunday School service on 24 February 1960 in the home of Mr and Mrs Taylor. In the following year Church services were commenced in the home of Mr and Mrs Harrison.

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Burnie, TAS - Baptist

Burnie, TAS - Baptist

Address: 57 Mount Street, , Burnie Tasmania, 7320

The church, capable of accommodating 350 or more people,opened on 12 December 1925. It was built almost entirely by men of the Church. Henry Dowling as general overseer, Fred Parsons in charge of the carpentering and Jim Baylis and Ray Haslock in charge of the brick work. It was completed at a cost of £1675 pounds.Seventeen years later…

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Camberwell, VIC - Baptist

Camberwell, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1940

Address: 460 Riversdale Road, , Hawthorn East Victoria, 3123

A Foundation stone reads, "To the Glory of God this stone was laid by Rev E.C. Burleigh B.A. 9th September 1939. Architect H.E.L. Tranter Builder S Whitehead".

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Campsie, NSW - Baptist

Campsie, NSW - Baptist

Address: 11 Claremont Street, , Campsie New South Wales, 2194

Mrs Annie White donated the site for the present Church.

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Canterbury, VIC - Baptist

Canterbury, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1962

Address: 1A Balwyn Road, , Canterbury Victoria, 3126

The first public meeting was held, on February 12th, 1891. Twenty-five were present and unanimously approved the proposal that "we commence as a Baptist Mission. To hold services every Thursday evening at 8.00pm, and every Sunday evening at 7.15pm. Mr H.J. Smith was elected Secretary and a committee was appointed, comprising Messrs.…

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Castlemaine, VIC - Baptist

Castlemaine, VIC - Baptist

Address: 20 Templeton Street, , Castlemaine Victoria, 3450

In 1861 the Reverend James Smith, a missionary from India, arrived in the in the mining township of Castlemaine. He had been invited by Rev. E. Day of the Independent Church to assist in the establishment of a local Baptist Church.

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Claremont, TAS - Baptist

Claremont, TAS - Baptist

Address: 16 Cullen Street, , Claremont Tasmania, 7011

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Clifton Hill, VIC - St Mark's Baptist

Clifton Hill, VIC - St Mark's Baptist

Address: 100 Hodgkinson Street, , Clifton Hill Victoria, 3068

A Romanesque polychromatic red brick designed Church with cream and brown dressings was opened on 2 October 1895. The foundation stone had been laid on 25 June 1895. Baptists first met in Clifton Hill in the Albert Hall in Queens Parade from 1890 until this church was opened. Clifton Hill Baptist Church known today as the Community Church…

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Clifton Springs, VIC - Baptist

Clifton Springs, VIC - Baptist

Address: 45 Central Road, , Clifton Springs Victoria, 3222

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Coburg, VIC - Baptist

Coburg, VIC - Baptist

Address: Corner of Sydney Road & Hatton Street, , Coburg Victoria, 3058

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Colac, VIC - Baptist

Colac, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1958

Address: Corner Dennis & Hessie Streets, Colac, Victoria, 3250

The Foundation stone was laid on 2 February 1958.

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Cooma, NSW - Baptist

Cooma, NSW - Baptist

Address: Mittagang Road, , Cooma New South Wales, 2630

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