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Stanmore, NSW - Baptist

Stanmore, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1901

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

In 1901, Stanmore Baptist Church (SBC) was established by a handful of Christians who wanted to reach the growing city of Sydney with the good news of Jesus. The church called C.J. Tinsley from Spurgeon’s College, London to be it’s first pastor.

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Stockwell, SA - St Thomas' Lutheran

Stockwell, SA - St Thomas' Lutheran

Year Built: 1904

Address: Duck Ponds Road, , Stockwell South Australia, 5355

The Church was erected in 1904.

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Sunbury, VIC - St Andrew's Uniting

Sunbury, VIC - St Andrew's Uniting

Year Built: 1904

Address: Corner Brook & O'Shanassy Streets, , Sunbury Victoria, 3429

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Surrey Hills, VIC - St Stephens Presbyterian

Surrey Hills, VIC - St Stephens Presbyterian

Year Built: 1910

Address: Corner Canterbury & Warrigal Roads, , Surrey Hills Victoria, 3127

The first divine worship at Surrey Hills 6 February 1887 took place in a Recreation Hall in Windsor Crescent. These services continued until a wooden church was built in Boundary Road (now Warrigal Road) and opened for use in March 1889.* In September, 1909, the committee reported that tenders had been called for, ( a new church) and…

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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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Tangmangaroo, NSW - Anglican

Tangmangaroo, NSW - Anglican

Year Built: 1904

Address: Lachlan Valley Highway, , Tangmangaroo New South Wales, 2582

The first church was built in 1889 and was replaced by a second in 1904. Formerly known as All Saints' Anglican.

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Tanunda, SA - St Paul's Lutheran

Tanunda, SA - St Paul's Lutheran

Year Built: 1903

Address: Murray Street, , Tanunda South Australia, 5352

The origins of the St Paul's goes back to 1903 when the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Australia first conducted preaching services in Tanunda. These services were held in the home of Mr J. A. Pfeiffer. St. Paul's was formed on 16th February 1904 with six families living at Tanunda (Messrs. J. G. Heinrich, F. W. Wilhelm, W. Schulz, J.…

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Tarcutta, NSW - St Mark's Mate Memorial Anglican

Tarcutta, NSW - St Mark's Mate Memorial Anglican

Year Built: 1902

Address: 13 Gresham Street , , Tarcutta New South Wales, 2652

As early as 8 January 1875 land was dedicated on the present site of St Mark's for an Anglican Church and Parsonage. The Church was consecrated on 15 November 1902. The name of the Church reflects a family who lived in the district who donated a £1,000 to the established of the church.

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Temora, NSW - Baptist

Temora, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1909

Address: Corner Victoria & Baker Streets, , Temora New South Wales, 2666

The Foundation stone was laid on 2 June 1909 by Reverend A. J. Waldock.

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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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Temora, NSW - St Paul's Anglican

Temora, NSW - St Paul's Anglican

Year Built: 1906

Address: Corner DeBoos & Loftus Streets, , Temora New South Wales, 2666

A Brick church consisitng of nave, chancel, vestry and tower-porch. Built in 1906 from the designs by Henry Laker, Shire Engineer at a cost of £2,000. It was licenced on 8/2/1907 and dedicated two days later. The pulpit is a memorial to Sergt Randal Watterson (Fleurbaix 18/7/1916). There is a window to the memorial of Sergt Thomas…

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Tongala, VIC - St Patrick's Catholic

Tongala, VIC - St Patrick's Catholic

Year Built: 1909

Address: 34 Mangan Street, , Tongala Victoria, 3621

The Foundation stone was laid in 1909 by S Reville Bishop of Sandhurst. The Architect was A.A. Fritsch and the builder was A.S. Bird. The Church was opening on Sunday 28 November 1909.

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Toora, VIC - St Agnes Catholic

Toora, VIC - St Agnes Catholic

Year Built: 1908

Address: 9 Foster Road, , Toora Victoria, 3962

The Church is a simple weatherboard Carpenter Gothic Church. St Agnes Catholic Church at Toora was opened and blessed by Dr Corbett of Sale in 1908. Prior to the construction of the Church, Mass was celebrated in early settler's homes, including the Harkins in Upper Toora. Later, the first Toora Mechanics Institute was used.

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Townsville, QLD - Sacred Heart Catholic Cathedral

Townsville, QLD - Sacred Heart Catholic Cathedral

Year Built: 1902

Address: 270 Stanley Street, , Townsville Queensland, 4810

In January 1892, the Church of St Joseph on the Strand collapsed into a small creek, which had become a raging torrent after a downpour, described as "practically a waterspout", struck Townsville. It was after this, and a series of other calamities, that the decision was made to build the main church in Townsville on the foundation of…

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Trentham, VIC - St Mary Magdalen Catholic

Trentham, VIC - St Mary Magdalen Catholic

Year Built: 1906

Address: 1 Bridge Street, , Trentham Victoria, 3458

A Foundation stone reads, " St Mary Magdalen's This Foundation stone was laid by His Grace The Most Revd T.J. Carr D D Archbishop of Melbourne May 27th 1906".

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Ulmarra, NSW - St Paul's Anglican (Former)

Ulmarra, NSW - St Paul's Anglican (Former)

Year Built: 1909

Address: 2488 Big River Way , , Ulmarra New South Wales, 2462

The Church was active between 1909 and 2009.

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Unley, SA - Baptist

Unley, SA - Baptist

Year Built: 1903

Address: Northgate Street, , Unley South Australia, 5061

In July 1903, C.H. Goode, (later Sir Charles), laid the foundation stone for the first Baptist church in the area and three months later J.T. Miller formally opened it. By March 1914, the congregation had outgrown the facility and it was proposed to construct a new church, the architects being Messrs William and Good. Without…

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Unley, SA - Uniting

Unley, SA - Uniting

Year Built: 1903

Address: 187 Unley Road, , Unley South Australia, 5061

A random coursed Gothic Revival style sandstone church building with rendered trim, bluestone base course with some rendered bands, sandstone buttresses with rendered quoins and capping and tall pointed arch windows. The foundation stone reads: 'New Parkside Congregational Church, this stone was laid by Mrs S J Way on May 21st 1898.…

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Uralla, NSW - Uniting

Uralla, NSW - Uniting

Year Built: 1908

Address: 16 Hill Street, , Uralla New South Wales, 2358

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the Glory of God on the 28th October 1908 by Rev H. G. Foreman B.A.". A second foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the Glory of God on the 28th October 1908 by Mr Charles Smith".

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Wallabadah, NSW - St Anne's Catholic (Former)

Wallabadah, NSW - St Anne's Catholic (Former)

Year Built: 1910

Address: 35 Coach Street, , Wallabadah New South Wales, 2343

The Church was erected in 1910. It is now in private hands.

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Wangaratta, VIC - Community

Wangaratta, VIC - Community

Year Built: 1904

Address: 6 Docker Street, , Wangaratta Victoria, 3677

Unknown former denomination. A Foundation stone reads, "Lo I am with you always even unto the end.' This stone was laid to the Glory of God by Wm Pitt Chalmers Nov. 16, 1904 Pastor E L Watson Architect Geo Adams".

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Wangaratta, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral

Wangaratta, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral

Year Built: 1905

Address: Docker Street, , Wangaratta Victoria, 3677

The foundation stone was laid in 1908 by Bishop Arthur Green, the Bishop of Ballarat, and was dedicated on 24 August 1909. A second section was built between 1922 and 1924. The building was faced in locally quarried granite to a design by the English architect Walter Butler. The baptistery, designed by the church architect Louis Williams,…

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Warracknabeal, VIC - Baptist

Warracknabeal, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1908

Address: Corner Anderson & Woolcock Streets, , Warracknabeal Victoria, 3393

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Warracknabeal, VIC - Uniting

Warracknabeal, VIC - Uniting

Year Built: 1908

Address: 22 Jamouneau Street, , Warracknabeal Victoria, 3393

The original Methodist church was built in 1908 by Dally and Co. Fire destroyed it in September 1986 and replaced by the current structure. This church was opened on 17 July 1988.

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Warrayure, VIC - Trinity Lutheran

Warrayure, VIC - Trinity Lutheran

Year Built: 1909

Address: 8186 Glenelg Highway, , Warrayure Victoria, 3301

The complex comprises the 1909 church, a Sunday school, a hall and a manse, the last three being built after the Second World War.

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Warrnambool, VIC - Congregational

Warrnambool, VIC - Congregational

Year Built: 1909

The Church began as the result of the meeting in a Timor Street Chemist's shop of two men of our Congregational persuasion, who discussed the possibility of forming a Church of the Independent order. They were Mr Robert Winton and Mr. Thomas Nayler, who decided to call a meeting on 10th April, 1862, (as minutes of the meeting relate).…

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Watsons Bay, NSW - Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic

Watsons Bay, NSW - Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic

Year Built: 1909

Address: 341 Ols South Head Road, , Watsons Bay New South Wales, 2030

A large Romanesque style Church constructed of coursed random rock faced sandstone ashlar from stone quarried on site. The eastern portion was built 1909-10. It has been added to in 1929, 1940 and 1966 by the architect Clem Clancy using the same materials and form of construction. Roof is slate, internal walls are painted plaster and…

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Weetulta, SA - Uniting

Weetulta, SA - Uniting

Year Built: 1905

Address: Moonta--Maitland Road, , Weetulta South Australia, 5573

Formerly a Methodist church built between 1905 - 1906. The Foundation stone was laid on 1 November 1905 by H.R. Hancock Esq.

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Wellington, NSW - Baptist

Wellington, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1905

Address: 77 Swift Street, , Wellington New South Wales, 2820

There are several foundation stones, the first reads, This stone was laid by Mrs W White. Another reads "This stone was laid by Mrs W.H. Hubbard", a third reads, " This stone was laid by Mrs W. Williams". A Fourth reads, " This Foundation stone was laid by Mrs L. Bullock 6th September 1905 Pastor Rev F.J. Dunkley Sect W.A. Hubbard".…

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Wellington, NSW - Uniting

Wellington, NSW - Uniting

Year Built: 1907

Address: 105 Arthur Street, , Wellington New South Wales, 2820

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid by Sir Harry H. Rawson GCB State Governor 7th August 1907".

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Woodanilling, WA - Baptist

Woodanilling, WA - Baptist

Year Built: 1908

Address: 30 Robinson Road, , Woodanilling Western Australia, 6316

The foundation stone was laid on the southern wall by HO Beeck on 12/2/1908 with other signatories being William Kennedy (pastor) and B Hobart (Secretary). The stone church has a corrugated galvanised iron steep pitched roof. The entrance porch which faces Robinson Road is made of stone and brick with turrets at the top. Three long…

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Woodend, VIC - St Andrew's Uniting

Woodend, VIC - St Andrew's Uniting

Year Built: 1910

Address: 37 Forest Street, , Woodend Victoria, 3442

The first Church service was held on October 21 1860 in the home of a Church person. The first wooden church was on the hill adjacent to St Mary's and was opened in 1861. A Foundation stone reads, "9 Apr 1910 by Dr J F Anderson, opened as Presbyterian, became Uniting 1977".

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Woodstock, NSW - St Matthew's Anglican

Woodstock, NSW - St Matthew's Anglican

Year Built: 1904

Address: 10 Rankin Street, , Woodstock New South Wales, 2793

A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This stone was laid by Mrs H. Glasson May 30th 1904". The Right Reverend Dr. Charles Cambridge M.A. D.D., 2nd Bishop of Bathurst, consecrated the Church on August 14, 1904. The building contractor was Mr. Ennis of Bathurst and the architect was Mr. J. J. Copeman.

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Wynnum, QLD - Guardian Angels Catholic

Wynnum, QLD - Guardian Angels Catholic

Year Built: 1904

Address: 198 Bay Terrace, , Wynnum Queensland, 4178

The church site was a gift to the parish from His Grace, the late Archbishop, Dr Dunne, who purchased the site at a cost of £420. In April, 1905, the Church was officially opened, taking but a year to bring their work to a successful conclusion. The architect responsible was the late Mr. Galley, and Mr. J. Little was the builder. New…

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Wyong, NSW - St Cecilia's Catholic

Wyong, NSW - St Cecilia's Catholic

Year Built: 1907

Address: 23 Byron Street, , Wyong New South Wales, 2259

The original intention was to build a church on Alison Road in Wyong close to the Old Court House however in 1904 a local resident by the name of Albert Warner purchased the land where the church is today. He donated the land to the church. The Church cost £861 to erect. The foundation stone says it was laid by Cardinal Moran on 6…

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Yarrawonga, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Yarrawonga, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Year Built: 1905

Address: 8 Murphy Street, , Yarrawonga Victoria, 3730

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid by the Most Rev S. Reville D.D. O.S.A. Bishop of Sandhurst April 30th 1905. Pastor The Rev E Madden Architects Kempson & Conolly Contractors Farnsworth and Son".

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Yass, NSW - St Andrews Uniting

Yass, NSW - St Andrews Uniting

Year Built: 1906

Address: 124 Meehan Street, , Yass New South Wales, 2582

The foundation stone of the current St. Andrews Church was laid on the 17th January 1906 by Alexander McBean of Springmount, a grandson of the first Alexander McBean, the founder of the family in the district. The architects were Messrs. Nixon and Adam. The church was built by Mr. Hastings from Tumut and is of Gothic design, built of…

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Yinnar, VIC - Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic

Yinnar, VIC - Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic

Year Built: 1903

Address: 74 Main Street, , Yinnar Victoria, 3869

The land the Church was built on was owned by Henry Wicks who sold it to Mr John Quigley for £10. The land was then donated to the parish of Morwell for the purpose of building a Church. The church was constructed for the princely sum of £430. The Church was blessed and opened on Sunday 26th April 1903. The staned glass window above the…

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Young, NSW - St Mary's Catholic

Young, NSW - St Mary's Catholic

Year Built: 1907

Address: Cambell Street, , Young New South Wales, 2594

In late 1860 to early 1861 a working bee of Catholic diggers erected a temporary wooden church with bark roof which was known as The Bark Chapel. By 1874 a new building was commenced and was blessed in 1876 by Bishop Lanigan. The Foundation stone of the current church was laid on 26 May 1907, and was blessed Rev. Dr. Gallagher. The…

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Young, NSW - Uniting

Young, NSW - Uniting

Year Built: 1909

Address: Lynch Street, , Young New South Wales, 2594

Two foundation stones are attached to the church. One laid by Rev W.H. Jones on 10 March 1909 and the other by Rev C.T. Newman.

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