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Yamba, NSW - St James Catholic

Yamba, NSW - St James Catholic

Year Built: 1975

Address: 34 Yamba Street, , Yamba New South Wales, 2464

A stone plaque reads, "St James Church solemnly blessed by The Most Rev John Satterthwaite Bishop of Lismore 3rd December 1975".

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Yambuk, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic (former)

Yambuk, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic (former)

Year Built: 1932

Address: 18 High Street, , Yambuk Victoria, 3285

The Church was opened by the Most Reverend Daniel Foley DD Bishop of Ballarat on 28th of August 1932.

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Yanco, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Yanco, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Year Built: 1911

Address: Main Street, , Yanco New South Wales, 2703

The first services were held in 1911 and were carried out in the workshop at North Yanko Station, which is where part of Yanco Agricultural High School is situated, and Mr Wade's house. In later years, masses were held at Yanco Hall also known at the time as the School of Arts. Bishop Dwyer of Wagga Wagga consecrated the current St…

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Yangan, QLD - Our Lady of good counsel Catholic

Yangan, QLD - Our Lady of good counsel Catholic

Year Built: 1955

Address: King Street, , Yangan Queensland, 4371

The Church was opened on 4 December 1955.

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Yarra Glen, VIC - St Aloysius Catholic

Yarra Glen, VIC - St Aloysius Catholic

Address: Sayle Street, , Yarra Glen Victoria, 3775

Planning for a Church to be erected in Yarra Glen began about 1888 and Mr Charles Fletcher won the tender to erect a timber and iron building. The Archbishop of Melbourne, Reverend Dr Carr made a special visit to formally open the building on Sunday 19 July 1890. From October 1889 Yarra Glen was served by a parish priest based at…

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Yarra Junction, VIC - St Thomas A'Beckett Catholic

Yarra Junction, VIC - St Thomas A'Beckett Catholic

Address: Milners Road, , Yarra Junction Victoria, 3797

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Yarragon, VIC - St Jarlath Catholic

Yarragon, VIC - St Jarlath Catholic

Address: Rollo Street, , Yarragon Victoria, 3823

The Church is of Gothic design, and was built in 1899. Previously Mass was celebrated in a small rented building. The blessing was performed by Fr. Coleman and Mass celebrated by Fr. Coyne. Winter's 'Mass in G' was sung by the choir and Fr. Maher of the Vincentians preached. The church was designed by Leonard Flannagan of Melbourne. The…

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Yarram, VIC - St Mary's Catholic

Yarram, VIC - St Mary's Catholic

Year Built: 1915

Address: 5 Buckley Street, , Yarram Victoria, 3971

The Church was built at the request of Bishop Phelan who laid the foundation stone 10th October 1915. He also opened and blessed the completed buildings which had cost in the vicinity of £4000 but, with donations and proceeds of St. Patrick's Day Sports, by September 1917 the debt had been reduced to £1550. A Foundation stone reads, "…

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Yarraville, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Yarraville, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Year Built: 1924

Address: 71 Somerville Road, , Yarraville Victoria, 3013

The Church is in Romanesque style and was commenced in November 1923. A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This stone was laid June 1st 1924 and the Church was blessed and opened Feb 1st 1925. His Grace the Most Rev Daniel Mannix D.D. L.L.D. Archbishop of Melbourne Rev T English P.P.". The Church was constructed between 1918 and 1924…

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Yarrawonga, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Yarrawonga, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Year Built: 1905

Address: 8 Murphy Street, , Yarrawonga Victoria, 3730

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid by the Most Rev S. Reville D.D. O.S.A. Bishop of Sandhurst April 30th 1905. Pastor The Rev E Madden Architects Kempson & Conolly Contractors Farnsworth and Son".

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Yass, NSW - Old St Augustine's Catholic

Yass, NSW - Old St Augustine's Catholic

Address: 105 Meehan Street, , Yass New South Wales, 2582

The foundation stone of the new church was laid on 11 April 1954 by Archbishop Eris O'Brien and the church was opened on 29 April 1956, by Archbishop Guilford Young. Fifty-year celebrations were organised on 29 April 2006 by Father Laurie Bent, who was Parish Priest in Yass at the time.

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Yass, NSW - St Augustine's Catholic

Yass, NSW - St Augustine's Catholic

Year Built: 1954 - 1956

Address: 108 Meehan Street, , Yass New South Wales, 2582

The foundation stone of the church was laid on 11 April 1954 by Archbishop Eris O'Brien and the church was opened on 29 April 1956, by Archbishop Guilford Young. Fifty-year celebrations were organised on 29 April 2006 by Father Laurie Bent, who was Parish Priest in Yass at the time. The architect for the church was architects Fowell…

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Yea, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Yea, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Year Built: 1899

Address: The Parade, , Yea Victoria, 3717

The church was built beteen 1899 and 1910 during Reverend Patrick O'Reilly's time. The church was blessed by the Second Archbishop of Melbourne the Most Reverend T.J. Carr D.D. on 26 October 1902.

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Yelarbon, NSW - St Theresa's Catholic

Yelarbon, NSW - St Theresa's Catholic

Address: 52 Burrel Street, , Yelarbon Queensland, 4388

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Yeoval, NSW - War Memorial Church of Our Lady Catholic

Yeoval, NSW - War Memorial Church of Our Lady Catholic

Year Built: 1974

Address: 41 Forbes Street, , Yeoval New South Wales, 2868

A Foundation stone reads, " War Memorial Church of Our Lady solemnly blessed and opened by The Bishop of Bathurst Most Rev A.R.E. Thomas D.D. 22nd June 1974. Fr D.T. Corcoran Pastor".

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Yeppoon, QLD - Sacred Heart Catholic

Yeppoon, QLD - Sacred Heart Catholic

Address: 7 Tabor Drive, , Yeppoon Queensland, 4703

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Yinnar, VIC - Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic

Yinnar, VIC - Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic

Year Built: 1903

Address: 74 Main Street, , Yinnar Victoria, 3869

The land the Church was built on was owned by Henry Wicks who sold it to Mr John Quigley for £10. The land was then donated to the parish of Morwell for the purpose of building a Church. The church was constructed for the princely sum of £430. The Church was blessed and opened on Sunday 26th April 1903. The staned glass window above the…

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Yokine, WA - Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic

Yokine, WA - Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic

Address: 265 Flinders Street, , Yokine Western Australia, 6060

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Young, NSW - St Mary's Catholic

Young, NSW - St Mary's Catholic

Year Built: 1907

Address: Cambell Street, , Young New South Wales, 2594

In late 1860 to early 1861 a working bee of Catholic diggers erected a temporary wooden church with bark roof which was known as The Bark Chapel. By 1874 a new building was commenced and was blessed in 1876 by Bishop Lanigan. The Foundation stone of the current church was laid on 26 May 1907, and was blessed Rev. Dr. Gallagher. The…

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Zillmere, QLD - St Flannan's Catholic

Zillmere, QLD - St Flannan's Catholic

Year Built: 1954

Address: 194 Handford Road, , Zillmere Queensland, 4034

The Foundation stone was laid on 14 February 1954 by the Most Reverend James Duhig D.D. and he also dedicated the building on 28 November 1954.

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