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Saint: Augustine


Balmain, NSW - St Augustine's Catholic

Balmain, NSW - St Augustine's Catholic

Year Built: 1906

Address: 6 Eaton Street, , Balmain New South Wales, 2041

The first St Augustine's was built in 1848 and designed by Augustus Pugin England's most influential early Victorian architect. In 1848 the Archbishop of Sydney put up a bond of 150 which would be voided unless part of a church or materials worth 400 were on site within 18 months. The "magnificent plot of land [was] beautifully…

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Coffs Harbour, NSW - St Augustine War Memorial Catholic

Coffs Harbour, NSW - St Augustine War Memorial Catholic

Year Built: 1961

Address: 12 Gordon Street, , Coffs Harbour New South Wales, 2450

The first Church was erected in 1908. It was opened on 26 January 1908 and blown down on Christmas Eve 1908. The Catholic Life magazine featured the solemn occasion in its October 1961 issue of the Blessing and laying of the Foundation stone of the current Church. "The foundation stones of the new St Augustine's Church and the Good…

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Como, WA - St Augustine's Anglican

Como, WA - St Augustine's Anglican

Year Built: 1935

Address: Park Street, , Como Western Australia, 6152

The Foundation stone was laid on 3 March 1935.

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Coolangatta, QLD - St Augustine's Catholic

Coolangatta, QLD - St Augustine's Catholic

Address: Crn Tweed and McLean Streets, , Coolangatta Queensland, 4225

The Church was opened in 1926. The design was Italian Romanesque with a campanile rising to a height of 110 feet and seating for 800 people. A Foundation stone reads, " he Foundation stone of this church to the Honour and Glory of God under the patronage of St Augustine was blessed and laid by The Most Reverend J. Duhig D.D. Archbishop…

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Eldorado, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Eldorado, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Year Built: 1868

Address: 156 Main Street, , Eldorado Victoria, 3746

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Hamilton, QLD - St Augustine's Anglican

Hamilton, QLD - St Augustine's Anglican

Year Built: 1920

Address: 56 Racecourse Road, , Hamilton Queensland, 4007

The Church was built as a thank-offering to God for deliverance and peace, and as a War Memorial Church to the valour, sacrifice and endurance of Australian men and women who served in the Great War. The present red brick, rectangular church, erected due east and west of the site, was completed in 1920 at a cost of £6,392 including seats.…

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Inverell, NSW - St Augustin'e Anglican

Inverell, NSW - St Augustin'e Anglican

Address: 33 Rivers Street, , Inverell New South Wales, 2360

The Church was designed by J. Horbury Hunt. It is a Gothic design with terracotta ridge-capping and a slate roof.

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Kaniva, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Kaniva, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Year Built: 1890

Address: Western Highway, , Kaniva Victoria, 3419

The first services were held on 28 June 1885 by H.F. Baker and in August by William Puttocks. By February 9 1889 the Nhill Advertiser newspaper carried an add calling for tenders for a stone and brick church.

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Keilor Park, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Keilor Park, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Year Built: 1863

Address: 98 Harrick Road, , Keilor Park Victoria, 3042

In 1854 Father Matthew Downing, an Irish Augustinian priest of Eureka Stockade fame, was appointed as the first pastor to the newly formed Keilor Parish. He quickly set about building a school, later relocated to this site, a presbytery and a church. The construction of St. Augustine's, built to the design of Charles Hansom's Church,…

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Kyabram, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Kyabram, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Address: 63 Church Street, Kyabram, Victoria, 3620

The Architect was A.A. Fristch.

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Maryborough, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Maryborough, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Address: Corner Kars & Burke Streets, , Maryborough Victoria, 3465

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Melbourne, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Melbourne, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic

Year Built: 1869

Address: 631 Bourke Street, , Melbourne Victoria, 3000

Built between 1869 and 1870 the Church was designed by T.A. Kelly. Of Neo Gothic style. Constructed of axed bluestone with cement dressings. The first section was built in 1869-70 and the chancel added in 1884 by J.B. Denny. The entrance has Malmsbury stone and is surmounted by a crocketed gable. The building is of the hall church…

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Mentone, VIC - St Augustines Anglican

Mentone, VIC - St Augustines Anglican

Year Built: 1888

Address: 90 Como Parade W, , Mentone Victoria, 3194

A Church window portrait of St Alban was unveiled during a service on Sunday 16 December 1917 with 61 names inscribed. The window now has 70 names, suggesting that a supplementary group was added after the cessation of hostilites. A Foundation stone reads, " This Memorial stone was laid by Mrs M.H. Davies November 26th 1888. N Billings…

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Mont Albert North, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Mont Albert North, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Address: Corner Bundora & Rostrevor Parade, , Mont Albert North Victoria, 3129

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Oakey, QLD - St Augustine's Anglican

Oakey, QLD - St Augustine's Anglican

Address: 4 Creek Street, , Oakey Queensland, 4401

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Salisbury, SA - St Augustine's Catholic

Salisbury, SA - St Augustine's Catholic

Year Built: 1851

Address: 23 Commercial Road, , Salisbury South Australia, 5108

The foundation stone was laid in 1851. Within a year the architect Walter Hunter and the builder Peter Walsh had died. Due to many problems and the Victorian gold rush the church was not completed until 1857.

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San Remo, VIC - St Augustine Anglican

San Remo, VIC - St Augustine Anglican

Year Built: 1906

Address: 111 Marine Parade, , San Remo Victoria, 3925

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Shepparton, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Shepparton, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Year Built: 1926

Address: 95 Maude Street, , Shepparton Victoria, 3630

The first Anglican service in Shepparton was conducted by Archdeacon Tucker in 1875 in Mr. A. F. Rowe's dining room at his premises situated near the banks of the Goulburn adjacent to the old Port of Shepparton. Canon W. L C. Howard of Beechworth had the oversight of the Shepparton Districts until 1879. In the previous year, Mr J.D.…

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Spalding, SA - St Augustine Catholic

Spalding, SA - St Augustine Catholic

Address: 26 Main Street, Spalding, South Australia, 5454

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Unley, SA - St Augustines Anglican

Unley, SA - St Augustines Anglican

Year Built: 1922

Address: 183 Unley Road, , Unley South Australia, 5061

The Foundation stone was laid by the Govenor General George Murray in 1922. The Church is an example of Gothic Revival Church architecture. Of special note is the fine collection of stained glass windows executed by the important firms of Morris and Company and their successor Dearle. The altar window is one of the major Morris and…

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Victor Harbor, SA - St Augustine's Anglican

Victor Harbor, SA - St Augustine's Anglican

Year Built: 1870

Address: Burke Street, , Victor Harbor South Australia, 5211

At a meeting held on 19 August 1869 at the Port Victor Hotel, plans were made to establish a church to serve the needs of the Church of England community in Victor Harbor on land donated by Mr A F Lindsay. The plans were drawn up by Thomas Jones of Goolwa and the contractors were James Bowley and G. Weymouth. Costing no more than £150,…

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Wodonga, VIC - St Augustine Catholic

Wodonga, VIC - St Augustine Catholic

Address: Corner Bank & High Street, , Wodonga Victoria, 3690

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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.".

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Yass, NSW - St Augustine's Catholic

Yass, NSW - St Augustine's Catholic

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

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