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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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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 - Presbyterian

Guildford, NSW - 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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Heywood, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian (Former)

Heywood, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian (Former)

Address: 3 Hunter Street, , Heywood Victoria, 3304

The last service was held in January 2023. The Church is now closed.

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Hobart, TAS - St John's Presbyterian

Hobart, TAS - St John's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1843

Address: 188 Macquarie Street, , Hobart Tasmania, 7000

A stone church in non-conformist neo-classical style. THE first service in Hobart was conducted by an ordained Presbyterian minister was in 1823 at the corner of Macquarie and Murray streets, and the first Presbyterian church was built at Bathurst Street. In 1840 a building committee was formed with ex-convict, architect James Thomson…

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Horsham, VIC - Presbyterian

Horsham, VIC - Presbyterian

Address: 16 Kalhee Road, , Horsham Victoria, 3400

The first Minister was Mr Horatio Ellermann who presided over an evening church service on 14 January 1858. Formerly of Antwerp and North Melbourne. Rev Robert Hogg was the first Minister to take regular services in the Horsham area and these first services were conducted at the Court House and local School house.* By 1866 church…

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Hurstville, NSW - St Giles Presbyterian

Hurstville, NSW - St Giles Presbyterian

Year Built: 1904

Address: Corner Park & McMahon Streets, , Hurstville New South Wales, 2220

The first Presbyterian Church in Hurstville was a wooden building built in 1904 in Forest Road. The second Church was built in 1923 and is now the Youth Centre opposite the current Church. The Foundation stone of the current church was laid by his Excellency the Governor of New South Wales Lieut General Sir John Northcott on 5 March…

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Inglewood, QLD - Presbyterian

Inglewood, QLD - Presbyterian

Address: 13 Regent Street, , Inglewood Queensland, 4387

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Inverell, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Inverell, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1878

Address: 94 Vivian Street, , Inverell New South Wales, 2360

In the beginning, services were conducted in the home of Mr. Colin Ross until 1857. This continued for a mere three years until a move was made to build a church on a Crown grant of 1 acre 3 roods 32 perches, Suburban allotment 6, dated 24th August, 1859. This is the date of the Title Deed but the actual building commenced earlier. This…

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Inverleigh, VIC - Presbyterian

Inverleigh, VIC - Presbyterian

Address: Western Highway, , Inverleigh Victoria, 3321

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Ipswich, QLD - St Stephen's Presbyterian

Ipswich, QLD - St Stephen's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1864

Address: Corner Limestone & Gordon Streets, , Ipswich Queensland, 4305

St Stephens Presbyterian Church stands as the second church to be constructed on the current site in 1864 - 1865. This striking gothic style brick church was designed by architect Joseph Backhouse and continues to be the place of worship for one the oldest congregations in Ipswich. The first Presbyterian church service held in Ipswich was…

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Ivanhoe, VIC - Knox Presbyterian (Former)

Ivanhoe, VIC - Knox Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1927

Address: 10 Noel Street , , Ivanhoe Victoria, 3079

Originally a Presbyterian Church and later a Uniting Church. Prior to the construction of the Knox Presbyterian Church services were held by the Rev. Alex Hardie. in the Old State School, Ivanhoe, in the Old State School during March 1908. Rev. Hardie had been inducted to Heidelberg in September 1907. In April 1908, a Presbyterian school…

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Jamberoo, NSW - St Stephen's Presbyterian (Former)

Jamberoo, NSW - St Stephen's Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1875

Address: 2 Allowrie Street, , Jamberoo New South Wales, 2533

The Church was designed by John Colley and built in 1875 by John and James Marks, D. L. Dymock and W. Stewart. The church building was sold in 2009. Services were initially conducted in Dr. Menzies' barn by the Rev. John Tait, MA, the first minister of the Church of Scotland in Illawarra. The Church was opened and dedicated in the…

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Jambin, QLD - Presbyterian

Jambin, QLD - Presbyterian

Address: 31 Jambin Three Ways Road, , Jambin Queensland, 4702

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Junee, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Junee, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1903

Address: Corner Lisgar & Denison Streets, , Junee New South Wales, 2663

Constructed of brick the foundation stone was laid on 15 March 1903 by Neil McCallum Esq.

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Kalkallo, VIC - St John's Presbyterian

Kalkallo, VIC - St John's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1860

Address: 3 Cameron Street, , Kalkallo Victoria, 3064

The church was dedicated on 9 December 1860, having been erected earlier that year by William Brown of Darraweit Guim. It was designed by the architect Thomas Taylor, whose previous designs included two churches at nearby Bulla and the Melbourne Grammar School. The total cost of St John's church was £1,271 15s Od, paid for by local…

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Kangaroo Ground, VIC - Presbyterian

Kangaroo Ground, VIC - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1878

Address: Corner Graham & Eltham Yarra Glen Road, , Kangaroo Ground Victoria, 3097

From 1843 to 1853 the Rev Gunn conducted church services at regular intervals in the Donaldson's barn in Kangaroo Ground. The school was closely associated with the Church as officially it was Kangaroo Ground Presbyterian Church School No. 27. By 1853 the name had changed to Scots Church School and by 1854 to Church of Scotland School.…

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Kaniva, VIC - Presbyterian

Kaniva, VIC - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1863

Address: Dungey Street, Kaniva, Victoria, 3419

In the Wimmera the first know church service was held at the Nhill Station Homestead by Reverend James Clow in 1848. In 1863, and on the 7th January, the first Presbytery of Wimmera met and was constituted with the Revs. James Megaw of Ararat, Patrick Simpson of Horsham, Mr Daniel Hill McMurtrie of the Lake Hindwtrsh Charge, and…

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Kenmore, QLD - Presbyterian

Kenmore, QLD - Presbyterian

Address: 1 Pullenvale Road, , Kenmore Queensland, 40069

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Kerang, VIC - St Andew's Presbyterian

Kerang, VIC - St Andew's Presbyterian

Address: 76 Victoria Street, , Kerang Victoria, 3579

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Kiama, NSW - Scot's Presbyterian

Kiama, NSW - Scot's Presbyterian

Address: 40 Shoalhaven Street, , Kiama New South Wales, 2533

A heritage-listed church it was designed by Thomas Rowe and built from 1860 to 1863 by builders Moon & Simmons and carpenters Walker Bros. The Church has a slate roof, the internal walls plastered with a stone paved floor, timber trussed ceiling with hammer beam iron tier. All joinery is cedar. Sandstone was used in its construction…

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