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Morphett Vale, SA - Baptist

Morphett Vale, SA - Baptist

Address: 130 States Road, , Morphett Vale South Australia, 5162

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Mudgee, NSW - Baptist

Mudgee, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 2010

Address: 153 Bruce Road, , Mudgee New South Wales, 2850

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Murrumbeena, VIC - Baptist

Murrumbeena, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1962

Address: 44 Murrumbeena Road, , Murrumbeena Victoria, 3163

The Church has been meeting in Murrumbeena since 1890. In 1907, with an eye on future expansion of the church facilities, negotiations took place to acquire adjacent vacant land fronting Sydney Street. A “beautiful and commodious Sunday School hall” was erected thereon, officially opening in February 1916 (Oakleigh & Caulfield Times…

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Myrtle Bank, SA - Glen Osmond Baptist

Myrtle Bank, SA - Glen Osmond Baptist

Address: 312 Glen Osmond Road, , Myrtle Bank South Australia, 5064

In 1882, it started as a preaching station out of Parkside Baptist and by 1884 it was recognised as a church in its own right and a member church of the South Australian Baptist Union (now Baptist Churches SA). The church was built in 1883, funded very largely by Mr G.S. Fowler, who also regularly provided funds for payment of its…

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Narrandera, NSW - Baptist

Narrandera, NSW - Baptist

Address: 32 Bolton Street, , Narrandera New South Wales, 2700

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Narromine, NSW - Baptist

Narromine, NSW - Baptist

Address: 46 Danaloo Street, , Narromine New South Wales, 2821

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Newport, VIC - Baptist

Newport, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1885

Address: 26 Mason Street, , Newport Victoria, 3015

An offer was made by Mr Hugh Ross of Newport to Mr Issac Hopkins, that if there was one allotment of land purchased in Newcastle street he would give an ajoinning allotment if the church was built within 12 months. The subsequent building measured 48 ft x 28ft and had seating for 250 people. it was erected by Mr C.J. Prosser to the…

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Newstead, TAS - Baptist (Former)

Newstead, TAS - Baptist (Former)

Year Built: 1905

Address: 96 Elphin Road, , Newstead Tasmania, 7250

It was in 1905 that a group of dedicated Christian people from the Launceston Baptist Tabernacle in Cimitiere Street saw the need to extend the work of the Church into the suburbs. The fast growing "Elphin Rise" area, with its high proportion of young families, was chosen. A public ceremony was held in June 1905 when the foundation stone…

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Norlane, VIC - Baptist

Norlane, VIC - Baptist

Address: 4 Spruhan Avenue, , Norlane Victoria, 3214

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North Adelaide, SA - Baptist

North Adelaide, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1850

Address: 146 Tynte Street, , North Adelaide South Australia, 5006

The history of this Church dates to 1848 when a group of 21 people left the Ebenezer Baptist Chapel, uncomfortable with the closed-mindedness of the majority of the congregation, and founded a new Church. In 1850, they built a chapel in Lefevre Terrace seating 350. When that proved too small, they acquired the acre of land in Tynte…

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Norton Summit, SA - Baptist

Norton Summit, SA - Baptist

Address: 1 Church Road, , Norton Summit South Australia, 5136

The first services were performed by Rev Thomas Playford during 1842 in Robert Norton's log cabin at Grassy Flat. As the congregation incresed by 1851 a roughly constructed stone building was built and furnished at Grassy Flat. The Foundation of the new church designed by David Williams Jnr was laid on Monday afternoon April 24 1882.…

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Norwood, SA - Baptist (Former)

Norwood, SA - Baptist (Former)

Address: 134 The Parade, , Norwood South Australia, 5067

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Nowra, NSW - Baptist

Nowra, NSW - Baptist

Address: 201 Kinghorne Street, , Nowra New South Wales, 2541

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Nyora, VIC Baptist

Nyora, VIC Baptist

Year Built: 1930

Address: 20 Grundy Ave, , Nyora Victoria, 3987

The Church was originally known as St Mark’s Church of England. A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this Church was erected and dedicated in 1930 A.D. The Right Rev George Harvard Cranswick D.D. being Bishop of Gippsland - This memorial tablet was unveiled by Mr George Henley of Nyora 4th October 1930".

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Ocean Grove, VIC - Baptist

Ocean Grove, VIC - Baptist

Address: Corner Wallington & Lake Avenue, , Ocean Grove Victoria, 3226

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Orange, NSW - Baptist

Orange, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1913

Address: 63 Sale Street, , Orange New South Wales, 2800

A Foundation stone reads, This stone was laid to the Glory of God by Mr W. White Vice President Baptist Union NSW - 24th April 1913. Pastor Rev ???". A further Foundation stone reads, " This tablet was set by Mrs J. Williams a valued member of this Church 24th April 1913". Another Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the…

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Pakenham, VIC - Baptist

Pakenham, VIC - Baptist

Address: 1 Bentley Court, , Pakenham Victoria, 3810

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Pambula, NSW - Baptist

Pambula, NSW - Baptist

Address: 169 Pambula Beach Road, , Pambula New South Wales, 2549

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Parkes, NSW - Baptist

Parkes, NSW - Baptist

Address: Church Street, , Parkes New South Wales, 2870

The Church started originally from a prayer meeting first held on May 29th 1939. The first Church Building was erected and officially opened on Saturday 28th January 1950.

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Parkside, SA - Baptist

Parkside, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1880

Address: 100 Young Street, , Parkside South Australia, 5063

On the 26th of March in 1880 at the half yearly meeting of the SA Baptist Association held at Mitcham, a committee was appointed to take action in relation to the establishment of a Baptist interest in the growing suburb of Parkside. Land was eventually purchased for a cost of £263 and plans discussed for building the chapel. As the…

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Plenty, VIC - Diamond Valley Baptist

Plenty, VIC - Diamond Valley Baptist

Address: Diamond Creek Road, , Plenty Victoria, 3090

Between 1954 and 1956 several homes were used for services including Gordon and Margaret Brown in Grimshaw Street. The first church was in Hobson Street between 1956 and 1960 which is now a medical centre.

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Port Melbourne, VIC - Baptist

Port Melbourne, VIC - Baptist

Address: Corner Kerferd Road & Richardson Street, , Port Melbourne Victoria, 3207

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

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Preston, VIC - St Raphael's Catholic

Preston, VIC - St Raphael's Catholic

Address: Corner Hardy & Breen Streets, , Preston Victoria, 3072

The Architects were Smith and Tracey and the builders were A.J. Richardson and Sons.

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Queanbeyan, NSW - Baptist

Queanbeyan, NSW - Baptist

Address: 1 Munro Street, , Queanbeyan New South Wales, 2620

The Church was officially formed and Constituted on 23rd. May, 1970 by Rev. E. H. Watson Lth. President Elect of The Baptist Union of New South Wales.

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Red Hill, QLD - Baptist

Red Hill, QLD - Baptist

Year Built: 1888

Address: 16 Windsor Road, , Red Hill Queensland, 4059

In 1877 the church was formed with just 19 members, pastored by Rev Thomas Leitch. By 1888 the church building was constructed debt-free, on the present Windsor Road site, Its seats 400. The style is Victorian Carpenter Gothic. By 1973 it was considered that the church should close however the persistence e of the 30 members kept it open.…

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Regent, VIC - Baptist

Regent, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1964

Address: High Street, , Regent Victoria, 3073

The Foundation stone was laid on 11 April 1964 by the Reverend T.F. Keyte General Superintendent Baptist Union of Victoria. The Architect was Keith Reid and the church was built by J Newbold.

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Rosanna, VIC - Baptist

Rosanna, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1949

Address: Corner Waiora Road & Churchill Street, , Rosanna Victoria, 3084

Early services were held at the residence of the Yates family in Lower Pleny Road. The Foundation stone was laid by Dr H.D. Downing on 29 October 1949. The architects were Plaisted, Warner and Brendel. The builder was C.A Lawrence.

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Rosebud, VIC - New Peninsula Baptist

Rosebud, VIC - New Peninsula Baptist

Address: Corner Boneo Road & the Drive, , Rosebud Victoria, 3939

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Sale, VIC - Baptist

Sale, VIC - Baptist

Address: Cobains Road, , Sale Victoria, 3850

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Sale, VIC - Baptist (Former)

Sale, VIC - Baptist (Former)

Year Built: 1903

Address: 209 Princes Highway, , Sale Victoria, 3850

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid by Professor Kernot M.A. M.C.E. President of the Baptist Union of Victoria 20th June 1903". Another stone reads, "This stone was laid by John Williams Esq J.P. June 6th 1901". The Church building is now in private hands.

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Sandringham, VIC Sandylife Baptist

Sandringham, VIC Sandylife Baptist

Address: 13 Abbott Street, , Sandringham Victoria, 3191

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Sassafras, TAS - Baptist

Sassafras, TAS - Baptist

Address: 14 Chapel Road, , Sassafras Tasmania, 7307

Sassafras Pioneer Henry Rockliff, established the first church in the district. The Skelbrook Chapel was opened on 1st January 1865 by Wesleyan Minister Rev Isaac Rooney. it was built for Henry Rockliff on his property Skelbrook to be used as an interdenominational chapel. Since the 1890's it has been used regularly by the Baptist church.…

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Seaton, SA - Baptist

Seaton, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1980

Address: 183 Trimmer Parade, , Seaton South Australia, 5023

The Church was opened for worship on 5 March 1980.

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Seaview Downs, SA - All Nations Baptist

Seaview Downs, SA - All Nations Baptist

Address: 168 Seacombe Road, , Seaview Downs South Australia, 5049

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Semaphore, SA - Baptist (Former)

Semaphore, SA - Baptist (Former)

Address: 60 Semaphore Road, , Semaphore South Australia, 5019

This large two-storied structure of solid stone and built in Classical Renaisance style in 1883 as a church, with schoolrooms beneath. The complex expanded over the decades and in 1902, the fine organ was installed. The last church service was in the summer of 2000. The building initially housed The Urban Peasant and later a local MP's…

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Sheffield, TAS - Baptist

Sheffield, TAS - Baptist

Year Built: 1930

Address: 102 Main Street, , Sheffield Tasmania, 7306

Two foundation stones reads, " This stone was laid by the Rev V.G. Britton as a memorial to the late William Gibson who on this site built the Tabernacle in 1891 which was destroyed by fire March 23rd 1930". The other stone reads, " This stone was laid by John Soundy Esq, M.H.A. October 11th 1930".

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South Yarra, VIC - Baptist Community Church

South Yarra, VIC - Baptist Community Church

Address: 12 Surrey Road, , South Yarra Victoria, 3141

The Church is the fourth oldest continuing Baptist church in Victoria, following Collins St Melbourne, Aberdeen St Geelong, and Brighton. The church has had three previous locations. The first was a weatherboard building 8m x 13m, paid for by Mr Robert Kerr (a deacon of Collins St Baptist), on a narrow block in Brewer (now Charles)…

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Southport - QLD, Crosslife Baptist

Southport - QLD, Crosslife Baptist

Address: 170 Nerang Street, , Southport Queensland, 4215

The Church first started by a small group of believers in 1949. After initially meeting in the Bauer Street home of Mr and Mrs Green, within six months, the group had begun meeting in the local Scouts hall, and had named themselves the Southport Baptist Fellowship.

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Spreyton, TAS - Baptist

Spreyton, TAS - Baptist

Year Built: 1909

Address: 96 Mersey Main Road, , Spreyton Tasmania, 7310

The church was built entirely out of donated material. Mr J.B. Graves of the Spreyton brickworks agreed to donate 16 000 bricks on condition that the church was established debt free. A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid by Rev F Miles August 4 1909". For a full history visit Churches of Tasmania. Click here.

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St Georges Basin, NSW - Baptist

St Georges Basin, NSW - Baptist

Address: 165 The Wool Road, , St Georges Basin New South Wales, 2540

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