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Gladstone, SA - St Peter's Catholic

Gladstone, SA - St Peter's Catholic

Year Built: 1928

Address: 7 West Terrace, , Gladstone South Australia, 5473

The Foundation stone was laid on 22 April 1928 by Reverend A Killian D.D.

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Glenelg, SA - St Peter's Anglican

Glenelg, SA - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1961

Address: 1 Torrens Square, , Glenelg South Australia, 5045

The first church was built in 1852, designed by Edmund Wright and built by Henry Moseley. In 1881 it was announced that the old church was to be demolished. The replacement, again to the design of Wright, was to be built in sections commencing with nave and chancel. The western porch (1924) is the last structural addition. Squared…

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Grandchester, QLD - St Peter's Catholic (Former)

Grandchester, QLD - St Peter's Catholic (Former)

Address: 7 George Street, , Grandchester Queensland, 4340

St Peter's was built on the site of the Old Jockey Club Inn, in 1894 by James Madden, to a design by Ipswich architect Henry Wyman. It was officially opened and blessed on 4th November 1894 by Archbishop Dunne, who had officiated at the request of Father Andrew Horan of Ipswich. The Church was sold in 2022.

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Greenock, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Greenock, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Year Built: 1897

Address: Frederick Street, , Greenock South Australia, 5360

The first meeting was held on 31 March 1897 to consider forming a congregation. The first services were held in the Daveyston School from 1897 to 1898 and then in the Wesleyan Church on a monthly basis. By 1899 land was purchased and tenders were called to build a church. The tender of Mr E Graetz of Keyneton was accepted. The cost of the…

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Hamilton, TAS - St Peter's Anglican

Hamilton, TAS - St Peter's Anglican

Address: 15 Ponsonby Street, , Hamilton Tasmania, 7140

The pamphlet in part reads, The construction of a church at Hamilton came as the direct result of concern felt by those who had settled within a wide area, namely from Gretna to Ousebridge. The first meeting was arranged for 26th September 1831, and the formation of a Building Committee was instituted, with David Burn, the dramatist…

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Hopetoun, WA - Church of Peter the Fisherman Catholic

Hopetoun, WA - Church of Peter the Fisherman Catholic

Address: The Esplanade, , Hopetoun Western Australia , 6348

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Hornsby, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Hornsby, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1923

Address: 207 Peats Ferry Road, , Hornsby New South Wales, 2077

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the Glory of God by John Charles Wright Archbishop of Sydney 27th October 1923." A further stone reads, " 27th February 1898".

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Hurstbridge, VIC - St Peter's Catholic

Hurstbridge, VIC - St Peter's Catholic

Address: Heidelberg Kinglake Road, , Hurstbridge Victoria, 3099

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Injune, QLD - St Peter's Anglican

Injune, QLD - St Peter's Anglican

Address: 21 Hutton Street, , Injune Queensland, 4454

The Church caters for Uniting, Anglican and Catholic congregations.

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Keilor East, VIC - St Peter the Apostle Catholic

Keilor East, VIC - St Peter the Apostle Catholic

Address: 2A Parkside Ave, , Keilor East Victoria, 3033

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Kempton, TAS - St Peter's Catholic (Former)

Kempton, TAS - St Peter's Catholic (Former)

Year Built: 1918

Address: 111 Main Street, , Kempton Tasmania, 7030

The Church was built in 1918 to replace an earlier wooden chapel. The design for the church was proposed by the leading architect Allan Cameron Walker who studied under Henry Hunter. It had been intended that the church would cost £1600 but by the time the church was finally finished in 1921 the cost had blown out to £11,400. A large…

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Kewell, VIC - Zion Lutheran

Kewell, VIC - Zion Lutheran

In 1905 the Kewell Zion Lutheran church was opened, four years after a three-roomed Lutheran school was built. The church was enlarged in 1938 and a hall was built in 1965. Both the school and the church have closed (1959, 1992).

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Kinglake, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Kinglake, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Address: 187 Whittlesea Kinglake Road, , Kinglake Victoria, 3763

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Largs Bay, SA - St Peter's Lutheran
Lavington, NSW - St Peter's Lutheran

Lavington, NSW - St Peter's Lutheran

Year Built: 1960

Address: 367 Urana Road, , Lavington New South Wales, 2641

A Foundation stone reads, " St Peter's EV Lutheran Church Thy Kingdom Come Matth 6 : 10 Laid to the Glory of God by Rev B.E. Bartholomaeus August 21st 1960".

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Leeton, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Leeton, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1973

Address: Corner Church & Oak Streets, , Leeton New South Wales, 2705

The first Church was opened in 1915. Its foundation stone was laid in 1913 and was constructed of sun dired mud bricks. The Foundation stone of the next Church was laid on 3 March 1973 by the Right Reverend B.R. Hunter Bishop of Riverena.

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Leongatha, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Leongatha, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Address: Corner Bruce & McCartin Streets, , Leongatha Victoria, 3953

It seems that the town of Leongatha had its beginnings just before the south Gippsland railway line reached that area in 1892. The first Church of England service in Leongatha was held in the home of Miss Shingler on 25 February 1890. It was conducted by Archdeacon Henry Langley and the Reverend C.J. Chambers from Foster.

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Linton, VIC - St Peter's Catholic

Linton, VIC - St Peter's Catholic

Address: Cumberland Street, , Linton Victoria, 3360

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Loxton, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Loxton, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Year Built: 1925

Address: 1B Falcon Ave,, , Loxton South Australia, 5031

The Church was first set up in 1897 by E.J.P. Kaesler before the town of Loxton was formally planned. It originally met for worship in the houses of John Drabsch of Loxton and A Stanitzki of Bookpurnong. In 1904, a stone church measuring 40ft x 20ft x 14ft (12.2m x 6.1m x 4.27m) at a cost of 180.00 having a seating capacity of 150 was…

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Malacoota, VIC - St Peter's Co Operating Church

Malacoota, VIC - St Peter's Co Operating Church

Address: 1 Allan Drive, , Malacoota Victoria, 3892

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Milton, NSW - St Peter & St Paul Anglican

Milton, NSW - St Peter & St Paul Anglican

Year Built: 1859

Address: 111 Princes Highway, , Milton New South Wales, 2538

John Kendall dedicated the foundation stone of the Gothic-revival style Church of St Peter and St Paul on 21 August 1859, on land donated by Joseph Whatman of Myrtle Farm. The original church building (the long section with a tall arched window) was one of Milton’s earliest buildings, built by John Chandle and A. Bond in 1860.

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Mirian Vale, QLD - St Peter Chanel Catholic

Mirian Vale, QLD - St Peter Chanel Catholic

Address: 40 Roe Street, , Mirian Vale Queensland, 4677

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Moonbi, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Moonbi, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Address: 35 New England Highway, , Moonbi New South Wales, 2353

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Moorook, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Moorook, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Address: 22 Gogel Road, , Moorook South Australia, 5332

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Mooroolbark, VIC - St Peter Julian Eymard Catholic

Mooroolbark, VIC - St Peter Julian Eymard Catholic

Address: 234 Hull Road, , Mooroolbark Victoria, 3138

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Morgan, SA - St Peter's Anglican

Morgan, SA - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1894

Address: Fourth Street, , Morgan South Australia, 5320

The Church was founded in 1894 and was dedicated on June 15 of the same year.

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Mornington, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Mornington, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1861

Address: Queen Street, , Mornington Victoria, 3931

St Peter's Church of England, (Anglican) Queen Street, Mornington, is a brick Church designed by architect Leonard Terry and built in stages commencing in 1861. The Church was opened on 19 May 1861. Later extensions include remainder of the nave, chancel, sanctuary and distinctive porch, which may have been built 1863 and much altered or…

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Morwell, VIC - St Peter's Lutheran

Morwell, VIC - St Peter's Lutheran

The Church continued as the Latrobe Valley Congregation.

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Murrayville, VIC - St Peter's Lutheran

Murrayville, VIC - St Peter's Lutheran

Address: 9 Murrayville - Nhill Road , , Murrayville Victoria, 3512

The Church was erected in 1923 and constructed of limestone with brick quoins. Initially the Lutherans worshipped in a local house as early as 1910 or they journeyed to the Lutheran Church in Pinnaroo.

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Nana Glen, NSW - St Peter's Anglican (Former)

Nana Glen, NSW - St Peter's Anglican (Former)

Address: 47 Grafton Street, , Nan Glen New South Wales, 2450

The Church is now in private hands.

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New Norfolk, TAS - St Peter's Catholic

New Norfolk, TAS - St Peter's Catholic

Year Built: 1887

Address: 2 Hillside Crescent, , New Norfolk Tasmania, 7140

Archbishop Willson's first efforts to obtain priestly ministration for the Norfolk district dated from June 19, 1850, when he suggested to the Comptroller-General of convicts that Fr. Woolfrey or one of the chaplains employed in the convict department, be placed at New Norfolk to itinerate for the spiritual care of pass-holders and…

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Nimmitabel, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Nimmitabel, NSW - St Peter's Anglican

Address: 23 Kirke Street, , Nimmitabel New South Wales, 2631

A plaque on the Church wall reads, " To the Glory of God St Peter's Church Nimmitabel was consecrated at the 125th anniversary service 19th October, 2003 by the Rt Rev'd George Browning ,Peter Haylock, Gaile Fitzgerald, Leon Weston, wardens Rev'd Kevin Stone, Rector".

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Normanville, SA - St Peter's Catholic

Normanville, SA - St Peter's Catholic

Year Built: 1858

Address: Willis Drive, , Normanville South Australia, 5204

Established in 1858. The Bishop of Adelaide, Bishop Murphy, in 1856 he and the other trustee priests Frs Ryan, Smyth and Fallon, purchased from Richard Connor, 'two acres more or less', being part of Section 1007, for £5 for the purposes of building a church. The church was dedicated on 1 January 1858 by Father Peter Hughes.

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North Adelaide, SA - St Peter's Cathedral Anglican

North Adelaide, SA - St Peter's Cathedral Anglican

Year Built: 1869

Address: King William Street, , North Adelaide South Australia, 5006

The first bishop of Adelaide, Augustus Short, brought with him in 1848, plans for a Cathedral. The plans had been drawn up by English architect William Butterfield and is in the Gothic Revival style. The Foundation stone was laid on 13 July 1869 by Bishop Short, the first Bishop of Adelaide. Designed by Butterfield but plans modified…

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North Sydney, NSW - St Peter's Presbyterian

North Sydney, NSW - St Peter's Presbyterian

Address: 234 Blues Point Road, , North Sydney New South Wales, 2060

The first stage of the church was erected in 1866. The building was enlarged in 1881, and again in 1885 to accommodate the new Maley, Young and Oldknow organ.

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Oatlands, TAS - St Peter's Anglican

Oatlands, TAS - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1844

Address: Williams Street, , Oatlands Tasmania, 7120

At first services were held in the police barracks, then in a small stone and clay chapel. The stone church designed by John Lee Archer was begun in 1838 and the official opening service and dedication by Bishop Nixon was in 1844, though the church was used prior to that date. It was licenced in December 1846. In 1958 the church was…

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Ocean Grove, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Ocean Grove, VIC - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1960

Address: Draper Street, , Ocean Grove Victoria, 3226

The first Church of St. Peter's was opened on 12 January 1896. The tender for the current Church for £8,337 was awarded to H.R. Gallagher of Ballarat. The Foundation stone was laid on 8 May 1960 by General, the Honourable Sir Edmund Herring Governor and Chief Justice of Victoria. The Church was dedicated on the 26th November 1960 by…

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Palm Beach, QLD - St Peter & St Paul Anglican

Palm Beach, QLD - St Peter & St Paul Anglican

Address: 69 Palm Beach Avenue, , Palm Beach Queensland, 4221

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Palmyra, WA - St Peter's Anglican

Palmyra, WA - St Peter's Anglican

Address: 2 Hammad Street, , Palmyra Western Australia, 6157

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Pambula, NSW - St Peter's Catholic

Pambula, NSW - St Peter's Catholic

Year Built: 1867

Address: 16 Monaro Street, , Pambula New South Wales, 2549

The first Catholic church was of slab construction near the bridge at Pambula. It was destroyed by huge floods in the early 1850's. A second timber church was built opposite Pambula Court House but was burnt down in the 1862 town fires. The present church was built in 1867. During the 1990's parishioners raised money by cutting…

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