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Elwood, VIC - Presbyterian

Elwood, VIC - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1939

Address: Corner Scot & Tennyson Streets, , Elwood Victoria, 3184

The Foundation stone was laid on 10 December 1938 by the Lord Mayor of Melbourne Councillor Arthur W. Coles J.P.

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Engadine, NSW - Presbyterian

Engadine, NSW - Presbyterian

Address: 78 Anzac Avenue, , Engadine New South Wales, 2233

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Epping Forrest, TAS - Presbyterian (Former)

Epping Forrest, TAS - Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1924

Address: Midland Highway, , Epping Forrest Tasmania, 7211

A Foundation stone reads, "A.M.D.G. JD Foster 1924". The church is now in private hands.

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Epping, NSW - Presbyterian

Epping, NSW - Presbyterian

Address: 9 Bridge Street, , Epping New South Wales, 2121

Early services were held in Walker’s Hall, which was opposite the School of Arts in Oxford Street, and also in the residence of Mr Vollmer. A number of Memorial and Foundation stones are attached to the Church wall and include, "Memorial stone laid 28th Novr 1896 reset by Mrs J. Kirkland 5.12.1936". A plaque reads, " Commemorating…

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Epping, VIC - Presbyterian

Epping, VIC - Presbyterian

Address: 771 High Street, , Epping Victoria, 3076

The land upon which the church stands was first reserved for the Presbyterian Church on 27 February 1865, although it was not until 1870 that the land was formally granted by the Lands Department. The foundation stone was laid by Mr Brock, J P, on 4 November 1867 following a tea meeting at 4 pm. Thomas Mitchell, who erect the adjacent…

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Everton Park, QLD - Presbyterian Reformed (Former)

Everton Park, QLD - Presbyterian Reformed (Former)

Address: 55 Gearside Street, , Everton Park Queensland, 4053

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Finley, NSW - Scot's Presbyterian

Finley, NSW - Scot's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1919

Address: Corner Denison & Wollamai Streets, , Finley New South Wales, 2713

The land was purchased from William Tindale for £60. The Builder was Mr. J.T. Close. The total cost of the Church, including furniture, was approximately £2600 and 67,000 bricks were used. The Foundation stone was laid by Mrs C McAlister 29 October 1919.

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Fitzroy, VIC - Presbyterian (Former)

Fitzroy, VIC - Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1871

Address: 124 Napier Street, , Fitzroy Victoria, 3065

The foundation stone of the first Presbyterian Church in Fitzroy was laid by Rev Ramsay in 1849 on the corner of Gertrude and Napier street. By 1870 the site was deemed too noisy for worship due to the traffic noise coming from Gertrude street and plans were commenced to build a new church on a site about 100 meters further down Napier…

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Forbes, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Forbes, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1862

Address: Harold Street, , Forbes New South Wales, 2871

A wooden church was erected at the corner of Cross and Clear Streets in 1862 but was destroyed by a storm and replaced by another. St Andrew's Presbyterian Church was erected in 1877 at a cost of £1,300. Reverend Arthur Aspinall was the first resident Presbyterian clergyman in Forbes (1874-87) and he established the present church; the…

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Forrest, ACT - St Andrews Presbyterian

Forrest, ACT - St Andrews Presbyterian

Year Built: 1934

Address: 1 State Circuit, , Forrest Australian Capital Territory, 2603

A sandstone Church in an adaptation of the Gothic Revival style. The side tower is square with a sandstone spire. The interior fills the usual sanctuary area and has fine joinery, particularly in the pulpit and screens. It contains many memorials of National importance. The Foundation stone was laid on 27 November 1929 by His Excellency…

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Fortitude Valley, QLD - Presbyterian (Former)

Fortitude Valley, QLD - Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1885

Address: 28 Warner Street, , Fortitude Valley Queensland, 4006

The Fortitude Valley Presbyterian Church was started ia a very modest way on 14th February, 1866, when a congregation was formed in the Valley and met in a small cottage in Ann Street, near Morgan Street. When, in 1883, the Reverend W. Anson Smith was called to minister to the congregation, it was decided to build a church on land…

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Frankston, VIC - Presbyterian (former)

Frankston, VIC - Presbyterian (former)

Year Built: 1923

Address: 6 Davey Street, , Frankston Victoria, 3199

The Church was built in 1923 and the Sunday School was opened 10 yeas later. A former Presbyterian Church it was re located to High Street Frankston and later became an Uniting Church. The Frankston Standard Newspaper of June 1947 reported that a building fund had been set up for a new Manse. It was to be located at 4 Nolan Street…

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Freemantle, WA - Scot's Presbyterian

Freemantle, WA - Scot's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1890

Address: Corner Norfolk & South Tce, , Freemantle Western Australia, 2795

The church is constructed from ashlar limestone with red-brick quoins on the buttresses and window edges. The steeply pitched roof is constructed from timber originally with jarrah shingles but most recently with terra cotta tiles. When originally built the church consisted of a nave and an aisle on the north western side; the vestry is…

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Freshwater, NSW - St Peter's Presbyterian (Former)

Freshwater, NSW - St Peter's Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1917

Address: Cnr Albert and Ocen View Road, , Freshwater New South Wales, 2096

The church was built in 1917, the land at the corner of Albert St and Oceanview Rd at Freshwater was bought in April 1911 after local residents asked the Presbyterian Church in Manly in 1910 if services could be held in their area. The architect chosen to design the church was Frederick Trenchard Smith, who had been elected to Manly…

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Garah, NSW - St David's Presbyterian

Garah, NSW - St David's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1929

Address: 1 Benarba Street, , Garah New South Wales, 2405

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was laid by Ioan Williams on 5th February 1929".

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Gardenvale East, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Gardenvale East, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1933

Address: North Road, , Gardenvale East Victoria, 3185

The Foundation stone was laid 16 December 1933 by Miss L.A. Nicoll a foundation member of the church.

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Geelong West, VIC - Presbyterian

Geelong West, VIC - Presbyterian

Address: 105 - 107 Packington Street, , Geelong West Victoria, 3218

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Geelong, VIC - Free Presbyterian (Former)

Geelong, VIC - Free Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1858

Address: 2 Myers Street, , Geelong Victoria, 3220

Built of stone in 1858. It now holds Costa Pty Ltd.

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Geelong, VIC - St George's Presbyterian

Geelong, VIC - St George's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1861

Address: Corner La Trobe Tce & Ryrie Streets, , Geelong Victoria, 3220

St George's Presbyterian Church was formed in 1861 by a breakaway group from the St Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Yarra Street. The large and finely constructed Church reflects the wealth of many of the Church's foundation patrons, which included Francis Ormond and other western district squatters. The Church is a significant and intact…

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Gilgandra, NSW - St Stephen's Presbyterian

Gilgandra, NSW - St Stephen's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1912

Address: 42 Myrtle Street, , Gilgandra New South Wales, 2827

By 1912 the Presbyterians of Gilgandra were in a position to construct a church building and decided to ‘build one that would meet the requirements of a growing congregation for some time’. A building capable of seating 250 people was designed by Messrs. Power and Andrews of Sydney. Mr. R. J. Carson undertook construction under the…

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Gisborne, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Gisborne, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1871

Address: Fisher Street, , Gisborne Victoria, 3437

The present church was opened in August 1871 after the first church proved to be too small, coinciding with the opening of the new Catholic church. The noted architect, Lloyd Tayler, had called tenders for the erection of a Presbyterian Church at Gisborne at the end of 1870. The cost was £1350. The Manse was build in 1908 and sold in…

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Gladesville, NSW - GladesHill Presbyterian

Gladesville, NSW - GladesHill Presbyterian

Year Built: 1889

Address: 2 Pittwater Road, , Gladesville New South Wales, 2111

In November 1887 preparations were commenced to build a church, the site was donated by Mrs Harriet Miller. The total cost of the building was £1384.0.0. On Saturday July 6,1889, the church was opened by the Right Reverend, the Moderator of the Presbyterian Church in the Colony of New South Wales, The Reverend Archibald Gilchrist, MA,…

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Gladstone, QLD - Presbyterian

Gladstone, QLD - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1955

Address: 149 Goondoon Street, , Gladstone Queensland, 4680

Construction on a meeting place in the heart of Gladstone began in 1867, and the original foundation stone is still there today. This building was destroyed by a cyclone in March 1949. We rebuilt on the same site and the current building was finished in 1956. A Foundation stone reads, " AD 1867 This is the Foundation stone of the…

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Glebe, NSW - Presbyterian (Former)

Glebe, NSW - Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1879

Address: 175 Bridge Road, , Glebe New South Wales, 2037

This church was originally built in 1876-80 at the corner of Parramatta and Glebe Point Roads to the design of Thomas Rowe. Faithfully re-erected on this present site in 1927. High Victorian Gothic church built of fine sandstone, with thin plate tracery and a notable broached spire, also stone built. The building and grounds were…

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Glen Innes, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Glen Innes, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Address: 10 Heron Street, , Glen Innes New South Wales, 2370

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was set by Rt Rev. Campbell Egan BA BD Mth Moderator of NSW on 19th April 1980- St Andrew's Presbyterian Church". A plaque reads, "This Church of St Andrew's was opened and dedicated to the Glory of God by the Presbytery of New England on 12th December 1981 - P.E. Lush MA PhD…

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Goondiwindi, QLD - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Goondiwindi, QLD - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Address: 31 Herbert Street, , Goondiwindi Queensland, 4390

In September 1962 tenders were called for a new Church and T F Woollan and Son Pty Ltd of Brisbane were successful on 24 September 1962 in obtaining the commission to build the church at a cost of £20,875. Work commenced on 2 October 1962. The Foundation Stone for the new Church was laid by the Moderator Right Rev A R Wilson on…

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Goulburn, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Goulburn, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1924

Address: 25 Clifford Street, , New South Wales, 2580

By order of the Governor in 1839, 2 acres of land for a church, schoolhouse and manse were marked off in the area today bounded by Sloane, Bradley and Craig Streets,and on 21st June, 1839, the first stone of the church was laid. The architect was William Hume, and the cost was £685. After the failure of the first builder to fulfil his…

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Gracemere, QLD - Presbyterian

Gracemere, QLD - Presbyterian

Address: 2 Lawrie Street, , Gracemere Queensland, 4702

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Grafton, NSW - Free Presbyterian

Grafton, NSW - Free Presbyterian

Address: 172 Fitzroy Street, , Grafton New South Wales, 2460

The Church was commenced in 1941.

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Grafton, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Grafton, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1886

Address: 116 Oliver Street, , Grafton New South Wales, 2460

The Church dimensions are 64ft. 6in. in length x 36ft. in width. The foundations were concrete, 4ft. wide and 2ft. 9in. thick. The walls are of brick. 24ft. in height averageing 18in, cemented inside and out. having 2 rows of galvanised loop iron built in every 8th course, with 6 buttresses on each side projecting 18in. beyond the walls.…

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Grenfell, NSW - Presbyterian

Grenfell, NSW - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1870

Address: Weddin Street, , Grenfell New South Wales, 2810

The Foundation stone was laid on 7th December 1870 by Miss Kilpatrick.

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Griffith, NSW - Presbyterian

Griffith, NSW - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1982

Address: Blumer Road, , Griffith New South Wales, 2680

The Foundation stone was laid on 12 June 1982 by The Right Reverend James Mullan Moderator General of the Presbyterian Church.

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Guildford, NSW - Merrylands East Presbyterian

Guildford, NSW - Merrylands East Presbyterian

Address: 130 Excelsior Street, , Guildford New South Wales, 2161

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Gulgong, NSW - Presbyterian

Gulgong, NSW - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1909

Address: 46 Bayly Street, , Gulgong New South Wales, 2852

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was laid by Mrs T.O. McCreadie 1st December 1909".

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Guyra, NSW - St Columba's Presbyterian

Guyra, NSW - St Columba's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1926

Address: 9/21 Tenterden Street, , Guyra New South Wales, 2635

The Architects of the current Church were Powers, Adams and Munnings. The Builder was F. Mott. A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was laid by Mrs Marjory Jackson 31st March 1926 - Rev E Norman McKie B.A. Minister". A Foundation stone on the church halls reads, " To the Glory of God in Memory of Rev E. Norman…

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Hawthorn East, VIC - Chalmers Presbyterian

Hawthorn East, VIC - Chalmers Presbyterian

Address: 14 Rathmines Road, , Hawthorn East Victoria, 3123

A Foundation stone reads, "Auburn Presbyterian Church This stone was laid by the Hon ble Wm Knox M.L.C. March 9 1901. Warden Carlton Architects Meyer and Mills Contractors".

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Heathmont, VIC - Presbyterian

Heathmont, VIC - Presbyterian

Address: 6 Waterloo Street, , Heathmont Victoria, 3135

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Heidelberg, VIC - Presbyterian

Heidelberg, VIC - Presbyterian

Address: 110 Hawdon Street, , Heidelberg Victoria, 3084

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Helensvale, QLD - Eternity Presbyterian

Helensvale, QLD - Eternity Presbyterian

Address: 1 Shepparton Road, , Helensvale Queensland, 4212

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Henty, NSW - St John's Presbyterian

Henty, NSW - St John's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1935

Address: Corner Ivor & Hay's Streets, , Henty New South Wales, 2658

The Foundation stone was laid by H.W. Taylor Esq on 5 June 1935.

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