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State: New South Wales, Denomination: Roman Catholic


Rosebery, NSW - St Therese Catholic

Rosebery, NSW - St Therese Catholic

Year Built: 1940

Address: 45 Sutherland Street, , Roseberry New South Wales, 2020

A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. Church of St Therese This stone was blessed and laid by The Most Rev N.T. Gilroy DD Coadjutor Archbishop of Sydney January 28th 1940. Rev ET Elhan PP."

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Rozelle, NSW - St Joseph's Catholic

Rozelle, NSW - St Joseph's Catholic

Year Built: 1881

Address: Gordon Street, , Rozelle New South Wales, 2039

Built in 1881.

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Rugby, NSW - St Virgil Catholic (Former)

Rugby, NSW - St Virgil Catholic (Former)

Address: Rugby Road, , Rugby New South Wales, 2583

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Rydal, NSW - St Matthew's Catholic

Rydal, NSW - St Matthew's Catholic

Address: Cartright Street, , Rydal New South Wales, 2790

The Architect was Edward Gell and the Church was built in 1869.

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Rydalmere, NSW - Holy Name Catholic

Rydalmere, NSW - Holy Name Catholic

Address: 6 Myrtle Street, , Rydalmere New South Wales, 2116

A Foundation stone on the former Church building reads, " Blessed and laid by His Grace The Most Reverend Michael Kelly DD Archbishop of Sydney 28th May 1916".

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Ryde, NSW - St Charles Borromeo Catholic

Ryde, NSW - St Charles Borromeo Catholic

Address: 2a Charles Street, , Ryde New South Wales, 2112

The church was originally going to be named after St Therese but was named in honour of Bishop Charles Davis, who served under Archbishop Polding.

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Scone, NSW - Mary Queen of Peace Catholic

Scone, NSW - Mary Queen of Peace Catholic

Address: Park Street, , Scone New South Wales, 2337

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Honour and Glory of God and in loving memory of Revd Edmund McGrath P.P. Pastor of Scone 1883 - 1919 his Tower was erected Oct 18 1925".

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Sefton, NSW - Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic

Sefton, NSW - Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic

Address: 6 Kerrinea Road, , Sefton New South Wales, 2162

In 1948 a small brick hall which was used as a Mass Centre and had previously been used as a dance hall and picture theatre.

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Seven Hills, NSW - Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic

Seven Hills, NSW - Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic

Address: 7 Grantham Road, , Seven Hills New South Wales, 2147

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Shellharbour City Centre, NSW - All Saints Catholic

Shellharbour City Centre, NSW - All Saints Catholic

Address: 19 College Avenue, , Shellharbour City Centre New South Wales, 2529

A wall plaque reads, " All Saints Church Shellharbour City was dedicated on 3rd October 2012 by Most Rev P.W. Ingham D.D. Bishop of Wollongong. Mass was first celebrated in the church on 22nd September 2012 Architect Darnall Holdings Builder Manteena Parish Priest Rev B. Jones P.P. V.G.".

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South Grafton, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

South Grafton, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Year Built: 1936

Address: 72 Skinner Street, , South Grafton New South Wales, 2460

In 1900 South Grafton was established as a separate Parish to Grafton and included Nymboida, Cowper and Ulmarra. The Original church was opened and blessed in 1881 by Bishop Torreggiani and the present church was built in 1936.

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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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Summer Hill, NSW - St Anthony of Padua Croatian Catholic

Summer Hill, NSW - St Anthony of Padua Croatian Catholic

Address: 38 Prospect Street, , Summer Hill New South Wales, 2130

A Foundation stone reads, " Summer Hill Congregational Church This stone was laid by Sir James R. Fairfax Knt on 20th April 1907". A plaque reads, " Croation - St Anthony's Catholic Church - Summer Hill - Hrvatska Katolicka Crkva Sv. Antuna".

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Summer Hill, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Summer Hill, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Address: 2 Dynan Street, , Summer Hill New South Wales, 2130

The parish was established in 1949 with 26 students.

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Surry Hills, NSW - St Peter's Catholic

Surry Hills, NSW - St Peter's Catholic

Year Built: 1918

Address: 235 Devonshire Street, , Surry Hills New South Wales, 2010

The Catholic Church and parish of St Peter’s Surry Hills was established in 1880. It arose out of the need to serve a very densely settled and highly Catholic Surry Hills, which had a strong Irish population. On the 19th of September 1880, Archbishop Vaughan laid the foundation stone. The present church, built in Gothic style, was…

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Sutherland, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Sutherland, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Year Built: 1981

Address: 136 Flora Street, , Sutherland New South Wales, 2232

Construction of the current Church took a little over two years and was completed in 1982 and dedicated on 12 December 1982 by Cardinal James Freeman, Archbishop of Sydney. Architect John King of Glendenning & King, designed the church. A Foundation stone reads, " In recognition of the Ministry of Father Laurie Cruikshank 16-4-1932 -…

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Sutherland, NSW - Sutherland Grace Chinese Christian Catholic

Sutherland, NSW - Sutherland Grace Chinese Christian Catholic

Year Built: 1925

Address: 1 Acton Street, , Sutherland New South Wales, 2232

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the Glory of God by W.G. Judd Esq on 11th July 1925".

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Sutton Forest, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Sutton Forest, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Year Built: 1879

Address: Illawarra Highway, , Sutton Forest New South Wales, 2577

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Sydney, NSW - St Francic of Assisi Catholic (former)

Sydney, NSW - St Francic of Assisi Catholic (former)

Year Built: 1905

Address: Oxford Street, , Sydney New South Wales, 2000

Believed to be the church of St Frances Church of Haymarket, but not the current one. The building next door appears to have St Vincent de Paul Society sign on the wall (which would be linked with the Catholic church next door note the joining brick wall). People appear to be waiting to go into church, thus this would be a morning…

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Sydney, NSW - St Mary's Catholic Cathedral

Sydney, NSW - St Mary's Catholic Cathedral

Year Built: 1869

Address: College Street, , Sydney New South Wales, 2000

William Wilkinson Wardell was commissioned by Archbishop Polding to design a new St Mary's following the fire of 1865 which ruined the original Cathedral. It was constructed of dressed local sandstone in the "Gothic Revival" style. There were to be two intermediate stages. A temporary wooden church was constructed, which was also…

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Sydney, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Sydney, NSW - St Patrick's Catholic

Address: Grosvenor Street, , Sydney New South Wales, 2000

The church was built on land donated by Catholic emancipist William Davis, who was transported to Sydney in 1800 for his part in the Irish uprising of 1798. The Church was designed by J.F. Hilly. In 1840, when a second Catholic church was being mooted for Sydney (St Mary's was the only one at the time), William and Catherine Davis…

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Sylvania, NSW - Our Lady of the Way Catholic

Sylvania, NSW - Our Lady of the Way Catholic

Year Built: 1988

Address: 191 Princes Highway, , Sylvania New South Wales, 2224

A Foundation plaque reads, “This Church was solemnly dedicated in honour of Our Lady of the Way by His Eminence Edward Bede Cardinal Clancy, D.D. I.S.S. A.O. Archbishop of Sydney on the Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel July 16th in the year of Mary and Australia's Bi-Centenary 1988. Rev. W.J. Robley P.P.”. A further plaque reads, "…

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Tahmoor, NSW - St Anthony's Catholic

Tahmoor, NSW - St Anthony's Catholic

Address: 20 Stratford Road, , Tahmoor New South Wales, 2573

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Tambar Springs, NSW - Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic

Tambar Springs, NSW - Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic

Address: Tamba Street, , Tambar Springs New South Wales, 2381

A plaque reads, " To commemorate the centenary of the dedication of Mary Immaculate Catholic church Tambar Springs by Right Rev Dr O'Connor Bishop of Armidale on June 25, 1905 an Anniversary Mass was celebrated by Most Rev Luc Matthys D.D. Bishop of Armidale on September 24, 2006 in the presence of past and present parishioners Glory be…

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Tamworth, NSW - Mary Help of Christians Catholic

Tamworth, NSW - Mary Help of Christians Catholic

Year Built: 1983

Address: 72 Hillvue Road, , Tamworth New South Wales, 2340

A plaque reads, " Dedicated to our powerfull patroness Mary Help of Christians Solemnly blessed by Most Rev H. J. Kennedy D.D. Bishop of Armidale 17th April 1983".

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Tamworth, NSW - St Nicholas Catholic

Tamworth, NSW - St Nicholas Catholic

Year Built: 1913

Address: Cnr Marius & White Street, , Tamworth New South Wales, 2340

A Foundation stone reads, "This stone was solemnly blessed and laid by The Right Rev P.J. O'Connor Bishop of Armidale Oct 26th 1913".

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Taralga, NSW - Christ the King Catholic

Taralga, NSW - Christ the King Catholic

Year Built: 1934

Address: 15 MacArthur Street, , Taralga New South Wales, 2580

The Church of Christ the King is a red brick Inter-War-Romanesque structure approximately 31 metres (102 ft) long and by 12 metres (39 ft) wide. The nave consists of six bays with a large sanctuary at the east and an entry narthex and choir loft at the west of the church. The Church was designed by Sydney Smith of Ogg & Serpell and built…

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Tarcutta, NSW - St Francis Xavier Catholic

Tarcutta, NSW - St Francis Xavier Catholic

Address: Centenary Avenue, Tarcutta, New South Wales, 2652

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Tathra, NSW - Star of the Sea Catholic

Tathra, NSW - Star of the Sea Catholic

Address: 12 Bega Street, , Tathra New South Wales, 2550

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Temora, NSW - Sacred Heart Catholic

Temora, NSW - Sacred Heart Catholic

Year Built: 1906

Address: 111 Loftus Street, , Temora New South Wales, 2666

The first church was built in 1881and opened by the Right Reverend Dr Lanigan on 9 October 1881 The arrival of Fr. McDwyer from Young as Curate in early 1906, allowed Fr. Fallon to apply himself more readily to the mammoth task of organising the new (church) venture. "Plans for the church were prepared by Messrs Kempson & Conolly of…

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Tempe, NSW - St Peter & St Paul Catholic

Tempe, NSW - St Peter & St Paul Catholic

Year Built: 1912

Address: 545 Princes Highway, , Tempe New South Wales, 2044

A Foundation stone reads, " Blessed and laid by His Grace Archbishop Kelly on 29th Sept 1912".

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Terrey Hills, NSW - St Anthony in the Fields Catholic

Terrey Hills, NSW - St Anthony in the Fields Catholic

Address: 46 Myoora Road, , Terrey Hills New South Wales, 2085

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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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Thornleigh, NSW - St George Maronite Catholic

Thornleigh, NSW - St George Maronite Catholic

Address: 2 Yarrara Road, , Thornleigh New South Wales, 2120

The Maronite Church is an Eastern Catholic sui iuris particular church in full communion with the pope and the worldwide Catholic Church. The Church was originally known as St Joachim, named after the father of Our Lady, was attended to by the Lebanese migrants since early 1900s, by the people from the Northern Lebanese Villages who…

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Tocumwal, NSW - St Peter's Catholic

Tocumwal, NSW - St Peter's Catholic

Address: Charlotte Street, , Tocumwal New South Wales, 2717

A Foundation stone reads, " A.D. 4th May 1890".

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Toongabbie, NSW - St Anthony's of Padua Catholic

Toongabbie, NSW - St Anthony's of Padua Catholic

Year Built: 1963

Address: 27 Aurelia Street, , Toongabbie New South Wales, 2146

On 27th May 1928 a meeting took place in the Cameron home consisting of the Catholics of Toongabbie, Monsignor O’Gorman of Parramatta and Father Furlong where they decided to raise funds to purchase a block of land for a Church.a meeting took place in the Cameron home consisting of the Catholics of Toongabbie, Monsignor O’Gorman of…

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Tumbarumba, NSW - All Saints Catholic

Tumbarumba, NSW - All Saints Catholic

Address: 40 Murray Street, , Tumbarumba New South Wales,

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Tumut, NSW - Immaculate Conception Catholic

Tumut, NSW - Immaculate Conception Catholic

Address: Capper Street, , Tumut New South Wales, 2720

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Ulladulla, NSW - Holy Family Catholic

Ulladulla, NSW - Holy Family Catholic

Address: 65 St Vincent Street, , Ulladulla New South Wales, 2539

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Uralla, NSW - St Jospeh's Catholic

Uralla, NSW - St Jospeh's Catholic

Year Built: 1967

Address: 1 Wood Street, , Uralla New South Wales, 2358

A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This stone commemorates the Solemn blessing of St Joseph's Church by the Most Rev Edward I. Doody D.D. Bishop of Armidale 7th May 1967 - Very Rev John M. O'Connor P.P. Pastor Fowell Mansfield Jarvis & Maclurcan , Architects - E.E. Lahey & Company Ply Ltd Builder".

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