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Kew, VIC - Baptist

Kew, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1923

Address: 10 Highbury Grove, , Kew Victoria, 3101

The first church was wooden and erected in St John's Parade in 1854 and was enlarged in 1859. A brick church was later erected in Cotham Road in 1882 and was later named Newnham Hall after Reverend Newnham. In 1921 land was purchased in Highbury Grove at a cost of £602.00. Messer's E & F Ratten donated 6 feet of land beside this new…

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Kew, VIC - Chinese Baptist

Kew, VIC - Chinese Baptist

Year Built: 1887

Address: 75a Cotham Road, , Kew Victoria, 3101

Originally a Presbyterian Church. Early in 1874 steps were taken by a number of the Presbyterian Church followers living in Kew to establish a charge, and services were commenced in the Town Hall in June, 1874. Among those who were leaders in the movement may be mentioned Hon. R. S. Anderson, Messrs. Thomas Austin, David Beath, W. H.…

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Kiama, NSW - Baptist

Kiama, NSW - Baptist

Address: 1 Brown Street, , Kiama New South Wales, 2533

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Kilsyth South, VIC - Baptist

Kilsyth South, VIC - Baptist

Address: 382 Liverpool Road, , Kilsyth South Victoria, 3137

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Kings Park, SA - Kings Community Baptist

Kings Park, SA - Kings Community Baptist

Address: 23 Valmai Avenue, , Kings Park South Australia, 5034

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Kingsgrove, NSW - Baptist

Kingsgrove, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1962

Address: 9 Shackel Avenue, , Kingsgrove New South Wales, 2208

Known today as Clempton Park Baptist church the Church was opened on 22 September 1962 by the President of the Baptist Union of Australia the Reverend G.H. Morling M.A.

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Koo Wee Rup, VIC - St John the Baptist

Koo Wee Rup, VIC - St John the Baptist

Year Built: 1962

Address: 190 Station Street, , Koo Wee Rup Victoria, 3981

The Foundation stone was laid on 23 December 1962 by the Most Reverend Patrick Lyons D.D. Bishop of Sale.

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Korumburra, VIC - Baptist

Korumburra, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1895

Address: 39 Milne Road, , Korumburra Victoria, 3950

The Church was designed by Jervis and Ormerod and constructed by Mr Faulkner in 1895. An example of Federation Carpenter Gothic style, which includes unusual detailing such as the treatment of the main front with its panelled projections. It is based on the simple 45 degree Gothic weatherboard nave with lancet windows decorated with…

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Kyabram, VIC - Baptist

Kyabram, VIC - Baptist

Address: 10 Lake Road, , Kyabram Victoria, 3620

The Foundation stone was laid by David Edis Esq on 15 March 1928.

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Kyneton, VIC - Baptist

Kyneton, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1861

Address: 43 Ebden Street, , Kyneton Victoria, 3444

The first Baptist services were held in late 1859 in the Kyneton Mechanics Hall. In October 1860 the Kyneton Baptist church was officially established. Shortly after this and in 1861 the church commenced it search for a suitable bloc of land for a church. Piper Street was selected and a wooden chapel was opened for regular services on 2…

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Laidley, QLD - Baptist

Laidley, QLD - Baptist

Address: 25 Samuel Street, , Laidley Queensland, 4341

The Church was opened and dedicated on 4 September 1954 by Reverend F.T. Smith. Around 2011 the Church was closed and worship is conducted in the Civic Centre.

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Lakes Entrance, VIC - Baptist

Lakes Entrance, VIC - Baptist

Address: 141 Princes Highway, , Lakes Entrance Victoria, 3909

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Latrobe, TAS - Baptist

Latrobe, TAS - Baptist

Year Built: 1892

Address: 125 Gilbert Street, , Latrobe Tasmania, 7307

The work of the Baptist Union was commenced at Latrobe on December 19, 1886, when Pastor Wood of Longford introduced Mr. H. G. Blackie. Extract from first Minute book. On March 28, 1887, a meeting was held in the Oddfellow Hall when the Church of the baptised believers in Latrobe was formed by Launceston. There were 1 Rev A. Bird of…

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Launceston, TAS - Baptist

Launceston, TAS - Baptist

Address: 81 Cimitiere Street, , Launceston Tasmania, 7250

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Launceston, TAS - Baptist

Launceston, TAS - Baptist

Address: 11 Frederick Street, , Launceston Tasmania, 7250

A Gothic-Revival designed church built of red brick to the design of Melbourne Architect Granger & D’Ebro in 1883-5. It replaced an earlier chapel (St John's-now Milton Hall next door). External details are Gothic with turrets, buttresses, and pointed label moulded windows. It has a side tower supporting an octagonal spire with…

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Launceston, TAS - Gateway Baptist

Launceston, TAS - Gateway Baptist

Year Built: 1885

Address: 22 Wellington Street, , Launceston Tasmania, 7250

Work began on the Church building in 1883, it was to seat 1200 and was built under the guidance of Mr. F. Tyson (Architect) and J. T. Farmilo (Builder) at a cost of £17,500 . It was first called “The Temple” but its name was then changed to “The Memorial Church.” It was officially opened in July, 1885, when 1200 people are said to have…

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Laura, SA - Baptist

Laura, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1875

Address: Victoria Street, , Laura South Australia, 5480

The Foundation stone was laid in 1875. The church building may have been sold in 2011.

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Leabrook, SA - Knightsbridge Baptist

Leabrook, SA - Knightsbridge Baptist

Address: 455 Glynburn Road, , Leabrook South Australia, 5068

In 1884 God led a group of local Christians to form a Baptist church in what was then called Knightsbridge (now part of the suburb Leabrook in the Burnside Council area), a developing eastern suburb on the fringe of Adelaide, near the Mount Lofty Ranges. The church was designed by the architect David Williams of the well known firm…

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Lilydale, VIC - Baptist

Lilydale, VIC - Baptist

Address: Corner Hull & Swansea Roads, , Lilydale Victoria, 3140

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Longford, TAS - Baptist

Longford, TAS - Baptist

Year Built: 2000

Address: 159 Wellington Street, , Longford Tasmania, 7301

A Foundation stone reads, " Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever, Hebrews 13 8 AD 2000".

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Longford, TAS - Baptist (Former)

Longford, TAS - Baptist (Former)

Year Built: 1880

Address: 7 Smith Street, , Longford Tasmania, 7301

The first services were held in what were then known as the Assembly Rooms, and are now the front rooms of the Town Hall. During Pastor Wood's ministry the Sunday School Hall, erected at a cost of four hundred pounds, was received by the pastor as a gift from Mrs. Gibson. The main church building had previously been provided as a gift by…

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Lower Barrington, TAS - Baptist

Lower Barrington, TAS - Baptist

Address: 1056 Sheffield Road, , Lower Barrington Tasmania, 7306

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Lyndoch, SA - Baptist

Lyndoch, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1862

Address: 9 Kauffman Avenue, , Lyndoch South Australia, 5351

The church was built in 1862 and opened on 31 August of that year. The Lyndoch Baptist Congregation was formed in 1859, but their original place of worship outside the township was sold to the St Jakobi Lutheran Congregation in 1862 and the present church built at a cost of £310. During the early years of worship George Fife Ang as…

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Maldon, VIC - Baptist

Maldon, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1896

Address: 6 Templeton Street, , Maldon Victoria, 3463

The Foundation stone was laid by H.D. Embling MLC on 29 January 1896 assisted by Mr. Coy, Mrs. Phillips and others, in the presence of a large assemblage. The congregation united with Welsh Baptists in 1930 using this building as church and Welsh chapel as Sunday School.

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Malvern East, VIC - Slavic Evangelical Baptist Church

Malvern East, VIC - Slavic Evangelical Baptist Church

Year Built: 1910

Address: 65a Tooronga Road , , Malvern East Victoria, 3145

The Church was built in 1910, with an adjacent Sunday School constructed in 1927. A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this Memorial stone was laid by Mrs Westmore G. Stephens 12th March 1910. G.F.B. Ballantyne Architect and Builder".

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Mannum, SA - Baptist

Mannum, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1956

Address: William Street, , Mannum South Australia, 5238

The Church is constructed of local stone. A foundation stone was laid on the rear addition to the church on 3 June 1956 by Pastor J Doehler.

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Marrawah, TAS - Baptist

Marrawah, TAS - Baptist

Address: 826 Comeback Road, , Marrawah Tasmania, 7330

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Marrickville, NSW - Baptist

Marrickville, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1887

Address: 107 Silver Street, , Marrickville New South Wales, 2204

The Church was founded in 1887 as an offshoot of Petersham Baptist Church, being formed into a recognised Baptist Church in July of that year. Initially the church met at Winkies' Hall in Illawarra Road, which was near or next to the tram depot. In 1889, the church moved to the building on the current site. This site was purchased…

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Melbourne, VIC - Baptist

Melbourne, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1861

Address: 164 Collins Street, , Melbourne Victoria, 3000

Two early settlers Samuel Crook and Robert Reeves, felt the honour of taking the first steps to form a Baptist congregation of their own faith and order. There was no building available in which to hold meetings, so a tent, placed at their disposal by Messrs. Virtue and Miller, Storekeepers, was set up on a block of land in Collins Street…

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Mentone, VIC - Baptist

Mentone, VIC - Baptist

Address: 36 Harpley Street, , Mentone Victoria, 3192

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Millgrove, VIC - Baptist

Millgrove, VIC - Baptist

Address: Cavanagh Road, , Millgrove Victoria, 3799

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Minden, QLD - Baptist

Minden, QLD - Baptist

Address: 978 Lowood Minden Road, , Minden Queensland, 4311

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Minlaton, SA - Baptist (former)

Minlaton, SA - Baptist (former)

Year Built: 1925

Address: First Street, , Minlaton South Australia, 5575

The Foundation stone was laid on 25 April 1925 by Miss M.E. Trehcarne. This church was sold in 2014.

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Mitcham, SA - Baptist

Mitcham, SA - Baptist

Address: 20 Albert Street, , Mitcham South Australia, 5062

It was on September the 8th 1858 that three dauntless Christians , Mr and Mrs Wauchope, and Mr John Heritage met in Mitcham and formed themselves into a Church. They drew up and signed a covenant which read, " We the undersigned hereby agree to unite in church fellowship having given a statement of our Christian experience in the presence…

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Mitcham, VIC - Baptist

Mitcham, VIC - Baptist

Address: 8 Simla Street, , Mitcham Victoria, 3132

The Church held its first service as a fellowship on Sunday, 18th November, 1956 in the home of Mr F.M. Griffiths, 263 Mitcham Road, & thus began a rich history of faithful service to God in this eastern suburb of Melbourne.

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Moe, VIC - Baptist

Moe, VIC - Baptist

Address: 62 Fowler Street, , Moe Victoria, 3825

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Molong, NSW - Baptist

Molong, NSW - Baptist

Address: Thistle Street, , Molong New South Wales, 2866

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Montello, TAS - Baptist

Montello, TAS - Baptist

Year Built: 1957

Address: 43 Mace Street, , Montello Tasmania, 7320

A foundation stone reads, " Montello Baptist Church This stone was laid to the Glory of God by Lt Col, S.E. Joyce E.D. Pres Baptist Union of Tas, 8th June 1957. Minister Rev P Steel, Union Secretary re E.E. Watson".

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Mooroolbark, VIC - Baptisit

Mooroolbark, VIC - Baptisit

Address: 153 Hull Road, , Mooroolbark Victoria, 3138

The earliest record of a Baptist church meeting in Mooroolbark can be found in The Southern Baptist 1st January 1898, where it states that Mr HH Jeffs, the pastor of Lilydale Baptist Church, had opened a new outpost at Mooroolbark which promises to be a great success. In 1952, the new church building was opened. The service was…

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Mornington, TAS - Citywide Baptist

Mornington, TAS - Citywide Baptist

Address: 400 Cambridge Road, Hobart, Mornington Tasmania, 7018

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