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Saint: Michael


Adelaide, SA - Cathedral of Archangels Michael and Gabriel Greek Orthodox

Adelaide, SA - Cathedral of Archangels Michael and Gabriel Greek Orthodox

Year Built: 1967

Address: 286 Franklin Street, , Adelaide South Australia, 5000

The Church is circular in plan, with an inner circle forming the gallery and an arc forming the Sanctuary. It is a reinforced concrete structure with brick walls which allows a band of windows at the base of the Dome. The roof is covered with sheet copper. The freestanding Bell Tower was constructed under a later contract.

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Ashburton, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Ashburton, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1953

Address: 270 High Street, , Ashburton Victoria, 3147

The first Mass was conducted by Father Patrick Loughnan on Sunday 11 December 1927 at the Ashburton Hall located on the corner of High Street and Johnston Street, just west of the shopping centre. On 26 April 1946 Ashburton was created a parish, entrusted to the care of Father John Ryan who had been an army chaplain. As the parish grew he…

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Ashgrove, QLD - St Michael's Catholic

Ashgrove, QLD - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1974

Address: 250 Banks Street, , Ashgrove Queensland, 4060

A Foundation stone reads, " Church of Saint Michael Dorrington This Foundation stone was laid and blessed by his Grace Most Rev Francis Rush D.D. Archbishop of Brisbane 1st December 1974. Rev G.N. Lahiffe CS Sp PP".

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Bagdad, TAS - St Michael and all Angels Anglican

Bagdad, TAS - St Michael and all Angels Anglican

Year Built: 1903

Address: Midland Highway, , Bagdad Tasmania, 7030

The Church was first called St Thomas'. Services were held in the public hall but in 1897 there were plans to build a church. The Foundation stone was laid in November 1903 and the building dedicated in April 1094. In July 1919 the foundation stone of the Chancel was laid.

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Baulkham Hills, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Baulkham Hills, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1980

Address: 1 Chapel Lane, , Baulkham Hills New South Wales, 2153

A Foundation stone reads, " St Michael's Church Baulkham Hills dedicated by His Eminence Sir James Cardinal Freeman Archbishop of Sydney assisted by His Lordship Bishop Bede Heather Sunday 27th July 1980 Rev P.J. Bryne P.P.".

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Baulkham Hills, NSW - St Michael's Catholic (Former)

Baulkham Hills, NSW - St Michael's Catholic (Former)

Year Built: 1849

Address: St Michael's Place, , Baulkham Hills New South Wales, 2153

The Sydney Morning Herald of 8 February 1849 reported that the '...foundation stone of a new Church was laid at Baulkham Hills on Friday afternoon by Archbishop Polding [and] Reverend Messrs Brennan and Halloran, the resident ministers of the district. The edifice, which will be of stone, will be 40ft in length by 30ft in breadth and is…

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Berwick, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Berwick, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1984

Address: 125 High Street, , Berwick Victoria, 3806

The first church, built of weatherboard, was erected in 1870. It was originally part of the Brighton Parish. St. Michael's Parish was established in 1956, having previously been part of the parish of Dandenong. In 1956 it became part of the Diocese of Sale. The current Church was opened on 29 April 1984 and was blessed by the Bishop of…

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Blacktown, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Blacktown, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Address: 58 Orwell Street, , Blacktown New South Wales, 2148

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Bungaree, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Bungaree, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1910

Address: 184 Bungaree Wallace Road, , Bungaree Victoria, 3352

The Parish was established in 1890. A few years before in 1878 Dean Moore purchased a block of land for a church and school. This land now holds the Bungaree hall and some adjoining houses. The first recorded baptism in Bungaree was that of Ellena Rice performed by Fr J Cleary on 31 August 1890. When Fr Linane retired in 1965 Fr…

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Campbell Town, TAS - St Michael's Catholic

Campbell Town, TAS - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1857

Address: 4 King Street, , Campbell Town Tasmania, 7210

Bishop Willson rode on horseback from Hobart to Campbell Town to lay the foundation stone of the church on June 25 1856. He was assisted by six priests, the pastor John Fitzgerald and Fathers Butler, Hogan, Bond, Dunne and Keohan. The land was secured in 1857 by Bishop Willson and was consecrated in September of that year. The…

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Clare, SA - St Michael's Catholic

Clare, SA - St Michael's Catholic

Address: Victoria Road, , Clare South Australia, 5453

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Coolamon, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Coolamon, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1911

Address: Methul Street, , Coolamon New South Wales, 2701

The first church was built about the year 1888. It was enlarged some years later and served as a church school until the present brick church was built by the Rev Father Griffin in 1911 at a cost of £1,600. The Foundation stone was laid on 18 October 1911. In 1928 the church was added to by the erection of a sanctuary, sacristy and…

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Daceyville, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Daceyville, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1913

Address: 29 Banks Avenue, Daceyville, Daceyville New South Wales, 2032

Daceyville was Crown land in the 1880's and was named Raggetty Flat. In January of 1913, the Government Housing Board asked Archbishop Kelly if the Catholic Church was interested in participating in a ballot for sites to erect religious buildings in the then named Dacey Garden Suburb. The Archbishop accepted the invitation and the…

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Darlington, NSW - St Michael's Melkite Catholic

Darlington, NSW - St Michael's Melkite Catholic

Year Built: 1979

Address: 23 Golden Grove Street, , Darlington New South Wales, 2008

A wall plaque reads, " This plaque was dedicated by the Most Reverend Issam John Darwish BSO DD Eparch for the Glory of God and as a remembrance of Archimandrite Silwanos Mansour Archimandrite Sophronos Khoury Archimandrite Nicholas Caba Archimandrite Malatios Chahoud father Alexios Malouf father Joseph Hallit, Archimandrite, Aftimos…

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Dunedoo, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Dunedoo, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1971

Address: 59 Tucklan Street, , Dunedoo New South Wales, 2844

A Foundation stone reads, " St Michael's War Memorial Church solemnly blessed and opened by the Bishop of Bathurst A.R.E. Thomas D.D. Sunday March 14, 1971".

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Gin Gin, QLD - St Michael's Catholic

Gin Gin, QLD - St Michael's Catholic

Address: 21 May Street, , Gin Gin Queensland, 4671

The spiritual needs of the first Catholic settlers in the district were attended to by Father Rossalini who used to ride horse back between Gayndah, Mt. Perry, Gin Gin and Bundaberg, ministering to his people. With the establishment of the Church in Bundaberg, pastoral care for Catholics in the Kolan Shire was entrusted to Bundaberg…

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Hahndorf, SA - St Michael's Lutheran

Hahndorf, SA - St Michael's Lutheran

Year Built: 1858

Address: Corner Balhannah Road & Church Street, , Hahndorf South Australia, 5245

The first Church was a mud-wall building of 1840. The Foundation stone of the current church was laid in 1858. The Church was founded by Prussian Lutheran dissenters, the church still services the oldest existing Lutheran congregation in Australia.

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Henley Beach, SA - St Michael and All Angels Anglican

Henley Beach, SA - St Michael and All Angels Anglican

Year Built: 1922

Address: Corner Military Road & South Street, , Henley Beach South Australia, 5022

The Foundation stone was laid on 11 February 1922 by John Barker Esq.

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Heyfield, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Heyfield, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1916

Address: George Street, , Heyfield , 3859

The first Church was opened in 1889. A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This memorial stone of St Michael's Church was blessed by The Most Revd Patrick Phelan D.D. Bishop of Sale August 20th 1916".

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Hurstville, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Hurstville, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1885

Address: Croydon Road, , Hurstville New South Wales, 2220

On 18 December, 1850, Michael Gannon purchased 1905 acres from the estate of Captain John Townson whose grant of crown land took in the whole of the present suburbs of Hurstville and Carlton reaching almost to Kogarah Bay. Michael Gannon then transferred ownership of two acres to the Most Reverend John Bede Polding on 24 November, 1855…

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Hurstville, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Hurstville, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Address: 2 Croydon Road, , Hurstville New South Wales, 2220

On 18 December, 1850, Michael Gannon purchased 1905 acres from the estate of Captain John Townson whose grant of crown land “took in the whole of the present suburbs of Hurstville and Carlton reaching almost to Kogarah Bay”.Michael Gannon transferred the ownership of two acres of his land to the Most Reverend John Bede Polding on 24…

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Kaniva, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Kaniva, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1930

Address: Roache Street, , Kaniva Victoria, 3419

The Foundation stone was laid on 29 December 1929 by Right Reverend Dr Folly Bishop of Ballarat.

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Little River, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Little River, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Address: You Yangs Road, , Little River Victoria, 3211

The Church Community was commenced in 1857, when Fr. Ranald Rankin was appointed resident priest by Melbourne's first Archbishop, James Goold. In 1884 Ferguson & Urie erected a two light stained glass window over the altar. The donor of the window, Miss Ellen Bannon/Bannin died two years later in 1886 at the Prince Alfred Hospital…

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Marananga, SA - St Michael's Gnadenfrei Lutheran

Marananga, SA - St Michael's Gnadenfrei Lutheran

Year Built: 1873

Address: Seppeltsfield Road, , Marananga South Australia, 5355

The area was originally called Salt Creek. It was also known as Gnadenfrei before 1918 when names of "enemy origin" were changed to sound less German. The Gnadenfrei Lutheran Church was established, then a German school was established in 1879. The first church building was erected on the present church grounds, the land being given to…

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Melbourne, VIC - St Michael's Uniting

Melbourne, VIC - St Michael's Uniting

Year Built: 1904

Address: 154 Collins Street, , Melbourne Victoria, 3000

Known as the Collins Street Independent Church. A Mr Hopkins laid the foundation stone of the first church in September 1839 and the building was opened for worship on 1 January 1841. Later when this small chapel had already been enlarged during the 1850's it had outgrown the needs of the Colony and plans had to be made to replace it…

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Mitcham, SA - St Michael's Anglican

Mitcham, SA - St Michael's Anglican

Year Built: 1852

Address: 18 Church Road, , Mitcham South Australia,

A foundation stone was laid on 30 September 1848. McElligott's quarry at the southern end of Fullarton Road supplied the stone for St. Michaels. Gothic Revival Church built 1852, by W.Weir, southern nave added by E.Wright in 1863, vestry in 1871. Stone was quarried in Brownhill Creek Reserve and unfortunately the original (and typical…

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Mittagong, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Mittagong, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Address: 57 Alfred Street, , Mittagong New South Wales, 2575

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Moura, QLD - St Michael's Catholic

Moura, QLD - St Michael's Catholic

Address: 5 Davey Street, , Moura Queensland, 4718

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New Farm, QLD - St Michael's & All Angels Anglican

New Farm, QLD - St Michael's & All Angels Anglican

Address: 655 Brunswick Road, , New Farm Queensland, 4005

A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. St Michael's and All Angels Church consecrated by Felix Archbishop of Brisbane on Sunday 8th December 1974 K.A. Lashford Rector". A Foundation stone on the Bell tower reads, " A.M.D.G. In memory of the sacrifice of the men and women of the prish of New Farm who gave their lives in two world wars this…

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North Melbourne, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

North Melbourne, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1907

Address: Corner Dryburgh & Brougham Streets, , North Melbourne Victoria, 3051

The Church was designed by the Melbourne Architects Grainger, Kennedy and Little. The Architects drawing's show a spire on the corner and mulit coloured brick work across the facade. The spire was never built. The cost of the building was 7,250 and was built by Tom Saunders of Carlton. The Foundation stone was laid in June 1907 and the…

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Nowra, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Nowra, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 187

Address: 30 North Street, , Nowra New South Wales, 2541

The Church opened on 30 September 1877. In 1921 additions were made and the shingle roof was re­placed with tiles.

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Oakleigh, VIC - Archangel Michael St Anthony's Coptic Orthodox

Oakleigh, VIC - Archangel Michael St Anthony's Coptic Orthodox

Year Built: 1928

Address: 136 Drummond Street, , Oakleigh Victoria, 3166

The Church was opened in 1982, the building was formerly the Presbyterian Church. A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was laid 14th July 1928 by the Rt Rev F. Milne MA BD Moderator The Rev E.H. Chapple Minister WG Ireland Builder Haddon & Henderson FRIBA Architects. A further Foundation stone reads, " To the…

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Sandy Creek, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Sandy Creek, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1918

Address: 494 Sandy Creek Road, , Sandy Creek Victoria, 3695

A Foundation stone in Latin partially reads, "Stone laid Auspicious St Michaels Archangel under the invocation of building blessed he impossed Sandhurst 22 September 1918

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Spearwood, WA - St Michael's Anglican

Spearwood, WA - St Michael's Anglican

Address: 15 Mell Road, , Spearwood Western Australia, 6163

A Foundation stone reads, "To the Glory of God the Church of St Michael and all Angels was consecrated by David Murray Asst Bishop on the 29th January 1996".

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Springbank, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Springbank, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1900

Address: 738 Springbank Road, , Springbank Victoria, 3352

The foundation stone of the Springbank Church was laid by Archbishop Carr D.D. 25th March 1900. The sum of $450 was collected from the crowd of more than 1,000 assembled for the occasion. The Church was opened on December 15th by o Rev. Dean Phelan of Melbourne. The cost was £2,500 and the architect was T. A. Payne. On May 8th 1961…

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Stanmore, NSW - St Michael the Archangel Catholic

Stanmore, NSW - St Michael the Archangel Catholic

Year Built: 1911

Address: 105 Clarendon Street, , Stanmore New South Wales, 2048

Stanmore was named by a prosperous saddler, John Jones, who purchased land in 1835. The Foundation stone of this church was laid on 10 December 1911 by his Grace Archbishop Kelly.

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Surry Hills, NSW - St Michael's Anglican

Surry Hills, NSW - St Michael's Anglican

Year Built: 1854

Address: 209 Albion Street, , Surry Hills New South Wales, 2010

St Michael’s began in the late 1830s the way all church begin – as a church plant! The first services were held in the Albion Brewery.2 Following this, the church met at a number of other locations including a school-house and the Darlinghurst Courthouse. The Church was designed by Edmund Blacket in 1854 in the Gothic Revival style.…

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Tallangatta, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Tallangatta, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1957

Address: Toowong Street, , Tallangatta Victoria, 3700

A Foundation stone reads, " St Michael's Memorial Church was solemnly blessed and opened by Most Rev Bernard Stewart DD BA LLB Bishop of Sandhurst September 15th 1957. Reverend Fr G.L. Sait Parish Priest" A wall plaque reads, " This plaque which commemorates the centenary of the establishment of Michaels parish Tallangatta was blessed…

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Thirroul, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Thirroul, NSW - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1921

Address: 325 Lawrence Hargrave Drive, , Thirroul New South Wales, 2515

A Foundation stone reads, " To the honor and Glory of God under the patronage of St Molua this stone was solemnly blessed and laid by His Grace Archbishop Kelly on Sunday 8th May 1921".

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Vaucluse, NSW - St Michael's Anglican

Vaucluse, NSW - St Michael's Anglican

Year Built: 1877

Address: Cnr Gilliver and Vaucluse Road, , Vaucluse New South Wales, 2030

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was set by The Most Rev HWK Mowll DD Archbishop of Sydney to commemorate the Enlargement of this Church 7th August 1937". A wall plaque reads, " To the Glory of God the spire of this Church replaces one which was used by Airmen as a navigational aid during World War 11 and is…

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