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Saint: Luke


Sarina, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Sarina, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1961

Address: 56 Broad Street, , Sarina Queensland, 4737

The laying of the Foundation stone occurred in 1909 and the present St. Luke's Church, possibly round about shortly afterwards the dedication of the Church too place, both ceremonies being conducted by Revd Hely Wilson. Occasionally a priest came out from Mackay to celebrate Holy Communion. In 1924 the then church building was…

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Snowtown, SA - St Luke's Lutheran

Snowtown, SA - St Luke's Lutheran

Year Built: 1966

Address: Tenth Street, , Snowtown South Australia, 5520

The first Lutheran settler in the Snowtown area was Gottlieb Ferdinand Welke who settled there in 1873. More families arrived in later years and formed the Condowie congregation. However the first Lutheran services in Snowtown were conducted in 1951 by Pastor R.F. Blaess of Balaclava under the ELCA banner. Numbers were small and…

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South Melbourne, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

South Melbourne, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1857

Address: 221 Dorcas Street, , South Melbourne Victoria, 3205

St Luke's was erected in 1857, enlarged in 1859 and consecrated in May 1861 as the parish Church for the growing municipality of Emerald Hill (South Melbourne). The design of the cruciform plan timber roofed church, constructed of basalt with minimal freestone dressings and originally intended to be crowned by a lofty tower and spire, is…

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Tailem Bend, SA - St Luke's Anglican

Tailem Bend, SA - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1926

Address: North Terrace, , Tailem Bend South Australia, 5259

The Foundation stone was laid by Archdeacon Bussell on 8 August 1926.

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Taralga, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Taralga, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Address: 69 Martyn Street, , Taralga New South Wales, 2580

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Taralga, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Taralga, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Address: 69 Martyn Street, , Taralga New South Wales, 2580

A wall plaque reads, " To the Glory of God this plaque commemorates the Centenary of St Luke's Church Taralga unveiled by Rt Revd George Browning 22nd October 2006". A further plaque reads, " This Bell is in memory of Maggie Price a devoted church worker died 10.9.62 erected by her loving husband".

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Taroona, TAS - St Luke's Anglican

Taroona, TAS - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1956

Address: 173 Channel Highway, , Taroona Tasmania, 7053

Early services were held in the local Community hall from 1902 and later in the Presbyterian church. The church is made of a concrete block and cost £5,000 and was built in 1956. Additions were made in 1969.

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Tarragindi, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Tarragindi, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Address: 193 Ekibin Road E, , Tarragindi Queensland, 4121

A plaque reads, " This Peace Memorial Church has been erected in Gratitude to God for the ending of hostilities and to perpetuate the memory of thos who made the supreme sacrifice 1939 - 1945".

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Toowoomba, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Toowoomba, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Address: Corner Ruthven & Herries Streets, , Toowoomba Queensland, 4350

A small school room was first erected on the site in 1857. In the 1860s, a fund was begun to finance a new and more substantial Church. Land situated near the new railway station was offered by the Honourable James Taylor and it was decided to use this land to erect the new Church, which was dedicated to St James in 1869. In 1894 plans…

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Torquay, VIC - St Lukes Anglican

Torquay, VIC - St Lukes Anglican

Address: 17 Pride Street, , Torquay Victoria, 3228

While early Anglican families gathered for worship at odd times from 1917, regular services began on the first Sunday in August in 1946 and were held in the Torquay Public Hall. The Ladies' Guild was formed on the 14th of August in the same year. The St Luke's Church building was transported from Fyansford in March 1947, and dedicated…

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Vermont, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

Vermont, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1961

Address: 553 Mitcham Road, , Vermont Victoria, 3133

The foundation stone of a small Church to be called the Church of St.Clement was laid by the Dean of Melbourne in a rural district about our miles beyond the school-house at Nunawading.. That extract from the Churc of England Messenger of June, 1872, marks the first step towards the establishment of a Church at Vermont. The Nunawading…

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Wandal, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Wandal, QLD - St Luke's Anglican

Address: Corner of Murray & Rundle Streets, , Wandal Queensland, 4700

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Wantirna, VIC - St Luke's Catholic

Wantirna, VIC - St Luke's Catholic

Address: 1 Ipswich Court, , Wantirna Victoria, 3152

Fr O'Brien celebrated the first Mass in the Bayswater-Wantirna area in 1917 at the home of Mr A Piergrosse. From 1910 onwards, the Bayswater community hall was a venue for many activities, and from 1917 onwards, this included the celebration of Sunday Mass. Weekday, or special occasion Masses, were celebrated in private homes. Home Masses…

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Weethalle, NSW - St Luke's Catholic

Weethalle, NSW - St Luke's Catholic

Year Built: 1956

Built of brick and timber the Foundation stone was laid on 2 December 1956 by the Bishop of Riverina.

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Wolumla, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Wolumla, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Address: 15 Bega Street, , Wolumla New South Wales, 2550

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Woolloongabba, QLD - St Luke's Catholic

Woolloongabba, QLD - St Luke's Catholic

Year Built: 1936

Address: 43 Taylor Street, , Woolloogabba Queensland, 4102

Prior to the construction of St Luke's, Buranda, the Catholic community in the area was part of the parish of the combined districts of Coorparoo and Ipswich Road formed in 1913 when Father J. O'Leary was appointed the first parish priest. The Church was designed by Brisbane architect Frank Leo Cullen and built in the Spanish Mission…

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Yea, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

Yea, VIC - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1869

Address: Corner Lyons & Pelissier Street, , Yea Victoria, 3717

Originally all denominations in this beautiful farming community met for worship in a wooden building which served as both Church and Parsonage. Though intended for all those of protestant evangelical persuasion the first preacher in 1857 was Mr Ashe and Anglican lay preacher. A Mrs L Kerr came to the rescue of the Anglicans to build…

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Yeoval, NSW - St Luke's Anglican (Former)

Yeoval, NSW - St Luke's Anglican (Former)

Year Built: 1924

Address: 11 Obley Street, , Yeoval New South Wales, 2868

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was laid by George Merrick Long D.D. Bishop of Bathurst 20th Feb 1924".

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