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Elizabeth, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Elizabeth, SA - St Peter's Lutheran

Year Built: 1965

Address: 521 Main North Road, , Elizabeth South Australia, 5112

The Foundation stone was laid on 5 December 1965. The Hall foundation stone was laid on 8 June 1975.

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Footscray, VIC All Saints' Anglican

Footscray, VIC All Saints' Anglican

Year Built: 1964

Address: May Street, , Footscray Victoria, 3011

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Greater Glory of God this stone was set by The Venerable R.W. Dann B.A. THL 21st June 1964 - Jesus Christ Himself being the Chief corner stone Alan Gordon Laity Parish Priest Architects Wystan Widdows & David Caldwell - Builders Johns & Reid".

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Foster, VIC - Christ Church Anglican

Foster, VIC - Christ Church Anglican

Year Built: 1962

Address: 34 Station Road, , Foster Victoria, 3960

The first church in Foster was licenced on 24 October 1890. The church and vicarage were destroyed by the disastrous bushfires of 1898. The Parish Hall was built in 1928. The current brick church was built in 1962.

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Frenchs Forest, NSW - The Forest Kirk Uniting

Frenchs Forest, NSW - The Forest Kirk Uniting

Year Built: 1961

Address: 522 Warringah Road, , Frenchs Forest New South Wales, 2086

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was set to the Glory of God by the Moderator of the Presbytery of North Sydney Rev Victor Clark Duff B.A. 2nd December 1961".

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Freshwater, NSW - St Mark's Anglican

Freshwater, NSW - St Mark's Anglican

Year Built: 1961

Address: 4 Oliver Street, , Freshwater New South Wales, 2096

A Foundation stone reads, "To the Glory of God this stone was laid by The Right Rev M.L. Loane MA DD Bishop Co - Adjutor of Sydney on Sunday 16th April 1961".

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Gatton, QLD - St Alban's Anglican

Gatton, QLD - St Alban's Anglican

Year Built: 1967

Address: 68 Railway Street, , Gatton Queensland, 4343

The Church was designed by Allan Roy Muller who also oversaw its construction. The Foundation stone was laid on 25 June 1967 by the Most Reverend P.N.W. Strong archbishop of Brisbane.

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Gatton, QLD - St Mary's Catholic

Gatton, QLD - St Mary's Catholic

Year Built: 1963

Address: 15 Maitland Street, , Gatton Queensland, 4343

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Gawler South, SA - Immanuel Lutheran

Gawler South, SA - Immanuel Lutheran

Year Built: 1963

Address: Corner Second & Seventh Streets, , Gawler South South Australia, 5118

The first church was erected in 1863. The Foundation stone for the current church was laid on 18 September 1962 and the building was dedicated on 12 May 1963.

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Geelong East, VIC - St Margaret's Catholic

Geelong East, VIC - St Margaret's Catholic

Year Built: 1964

Address: 46 Lomond Terrace, , Geelong East Victoria, 3219

A Foundation stone reads, A.M.D.G. St Margaret's Church Solemnly blessed His Grace The Most Reverend Justin D. Simonds DD PHD Archbishop of Melbourne 28th November 1963 Rev Father R. Rafter".

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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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Glenroy, VIC - Uniting

Glenroy, VIC - Uniting

Year Built: 1962

Address: 76 Wheatsheaf Road, , Glenroy Victoria, 3044

Glenroy Presbyterian Church (St Andrews?) began in 1904 in a hired hall in Wheatsheaf Road Glenroy. Glenroy Methodist began in the 1950"s in a detachable building in Station Road Glenroy. Over the years both churches built more permanent buildings on their sites. In 1977 after union, both congregations combined to form Glenroy Uniting…

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Goolwa, SA - Redeemer Lutheran

Goolwa, SA - Redeemer Lutheran

Year Built: 1967

Address: 10 - 14 Gardiner Street, , Goolwa South Australia, 5214

The Foundation stone was laid on 22 November 1967 by Rev Thomas Horgan P.A. The Lutheran's share this Catholic Church for services.

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Goolwa, SA - St John the Apostle Catholic

Goolwa, SA - St John the Apostle Catholic

Year Built: 1967

Address: Partridge Street, , Goolwa South Australia, 5214

The Foundation stone was laid on 22 November 1967 by Rev Thomas Horgan P.A.

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Gordon Park, QLD - St Carthage's Catholic

Gordon Park, QLD - St Carthage's Catholic

Year Built: 1966

Address: 115 Beaconsfield Terrace, , Gordon Park Queensland, 4031

In 1928 Archbishop Duhig purchased the block of some 28 allotments that made up the roughly triangular block of the hill top of Gordon Park with the intention of building a Church/School and later a Church and School. A Foundation stone reads, " St Carthage Gordon Park This commemorative stone was blessed and laid by The Most Rev…

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Greenacres, SA - Uniting

Greenacres, SA - Uniting

Year Built: 1964

Address: Mullers Road, , Greenacres South Australia, 5086

The Foundation stone was laid on 16 February 1964 by the Ex President of the Conference the Reverend G.T. Inglis B.A. B.D.

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Greensborough, VIC - All Saints Anglican

Greensborough, VIC - All Saints Anglican

Year Built: 1967

Address: Corner Main Street & Church Street, , Greensborough Victoria, 3088

Church of England services can be traced back to around 1886. The first services took place in a barn owned by Major Anthony Bealle who "selected" St Helena near Greensborough in 1839. A weatherboard church along with a school and vicarage were built in 1889 and were located where the current church is situated. The school was…

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Greensborough, VIC - Uniting

Greensborough, VIC - Uniting

Year Built: 1966

Address: 37 Grimshaw Street, , Greensborough Victoria, 3088

The first service of the Greensborough Methodist church was held in March of 1850, in, "Meagher's Barn" which refers to a barn that stood on the "Willis Vale" property of James Willis Mayger, near the Plenty River. The Wesleyans acquired their own house of worship in Hailes Street. This weatherboard church was still being used as a…

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Hawthorn, SA - Church of Christ

Hawthorn, SA - Church of Christ

Year Built: 1965

Address: 42 Angas Road, , Hawthorn South Australia, 5062

The Foundation stone was laid on 16 May 1965.

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Hay, NSW - Uniting

Hay, NSW - Uniting

Year Built: 1964

Address: 165 Main Street, , Hay New South Wales, 2711

A wall plaque reads, " To the Glory of God Norman G. Pardey LTh President of the Conference 2nd May 1964". The Anglican congregation also uses this church as their church was sold in 2024 and demolished.

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Henty, NSW - St Paul's Lutheran

Henty, NSW - St Paul's Lutheran

Year Built: 1963

Address: Corner Comer & Lyne Street, , Henty New South Wales, 2658

The Foundation stone was laid on 12 May 1963.

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Hermannsburg, NT - Bethlehem Lutheran

Hermannsburg, NT - Bethlehem Lutheran

Year Built: 1964

Address: 41 Raberaba Crt, , Hermannsburg Northern Territory, 0872

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Herston, QLD - St Joan of Arch Catholic

Herston, QLD - St Joan of Arch Catholic

Year Built: 1963

Address: 47 Clyde Rooad, , Herston Queensland, 4006

A Foundation stone reads, "St Joan of Arch Memorial Church This Foundation stone was blessed and laid by Most Rev James Duhig DD KCMG LLD Archbishop of Brisbane 30th May 1963 The Feast of the Patroness Rev B.J. McMullen PP".

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Highett, VIC - St Agnes Catholic

Highett, VIC - St Agnes Catholic

Year Built: 1969

Address: 10 Spring Road, , Highett Victoria, 3190

A Plaque on the church wall reads, "This Church dedicated to S. Agnes V.M. was blessed and opened on Wednesday 10 September 1969 by Archbishop J Knox D.D. Parish Priest Fr G. Quilter. The Church was built as a Peace Memorial for those who died Defending their country R.I.P. This stone commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Parish 13…

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Hopetoun, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic

Hopetoun, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic

Year Built: 1966

Address: 35 Lascelles Street, , Hopetoun Victoria, 3396

A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This Church was solemnly blessed and opened by the Most Rev J.P. O'Collins D.D. Bishop of Ballarat on 8-5-66 Rev M. Philbin P.P. Pastor P&A Coutts builders J.W. Henry & Assoc Architects.

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Horsham, VIC - St Andrews Uniting

Horsham, VIC - St Andrews Uniting

Year Built: 1962

Address: Corner Roberts & Urquhart Streets, , Horsham Victoria, 3400

Various Presbyterian Ministers visited the Horsham area. The recognised commencement of the church was on 14 January 1858. It is noted that Rev Hogg conducted services in the local Court House and then the school house until a suitable church could be erected. The eventual church was constructed at a cost of £700.

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Huonville, TAS- Church of Christ Community

Huonville, TAS- Church of Christ Community

Year Built: 1965

Address: 81 Main Street, , Huonville Tasmania, 7109

A Foundation stone reads, : Huonville, Memorial Congregational Church opened and dedicated to the Glory of God on June 27th 1965 by Ref Harold James Ralph. Thy faithfulness in unto all generations. Psalm 118 - 90".

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Hurstville Grove, NSW - St Aidan's Anglican

Hurstville Grove, NSW - St Aidan's Anglican

Year Built: 1964

Address: 119 - 121 Lansdowne Street, , Hurstville Grove New South Wales, 2220

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was set by the Right Reverend ML Loane MA DD 22nd November 1964 RC Fledman Curate in Charge".

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Ingham, QLD - St Mark's Lutheran

Ingham, QLD - St Mark's Lutheran

Year Built: 1967

Address: Bruce Highway, , Ingham Queensland, 4850

A Foundation stone reads, " St Mark's Lutheran Church dedicated to the Glory of God on Sunday April 16th 1967 - By Rev F.W. Noack 1 Kings 9:3".

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Ingham, QLD - St Patrick's Catholic

Ingham, QLD - St Patrick's Catholic

Year Built: 1961

Address: 18 Abbott Street, , Ingham Queensland, 4850

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Inglewood, QLD - Our Lady of the Southern Cross Catholic

Inglewood, QLD - Our Lady of the Southern Cross Catholic

Year Built: 1962

Address: 46 George Street, , Inglewood Queensland, 4387

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was blessed and placed by the Most Reverend William Brennan D.D. Bishop of Toowoomba on the 31st day of May 1962. Rev S.C. Kattie P.P.".

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Ivanhoe, VIC - Mary Immaculate Catholic

Ivanhoe, VIC - Mary Immaculate Catholic

Year Built: 1961

Address: Corner Waverley & Upper Heidelberg Road, , Ivanhoe Victoria, 3079

The original church was built in 1915 by Architects Kempson and Connlly. The Pastor was the Reverend M.F. McKenna. The current church was erected in 1961. The foundation stone was laid by the Most Reverend Arthur Fox D.D. on 10 December. Reverend Bernard Geohegan P.P. was the Pastor.

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Ivanhoe, VIC - St Bernadette's Korean Catholic

Ivanhoe, VIC - St Bernadette's Korean Catholic

Year Built: 1961

Address: 89 Bond Street, , Ivanhoe Victoria, 3079

A Foundation stone reads, "Church of St Bernadette Ivanhoe West This stone was blessed and set by His Lordship Most Reverend A.F. Fox D.D. this day of December 1961. Robert C. Ellis Architect, John A. Carroll Parish Priest L.U. Simon Builder".

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Jindabyne, NSW - Alpine Uniting

Jindabyne, NSW - Alpine Uniting

Year Built: 1966

Address: 17 Gippsland Street, , Jinabyne New South Wales, 2627

A Foundation wall plaque reads, " To the Glory of God this Church was opened by The Rev M.A. McAlpine B.A. and dedicated by the Moderator of Canberra Presbytery The Rev J. Alblas 7th May 1966".

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Jindabyne, NSW - St Columbkille Catholic

Jindabyne, NSW - St Columbkille Catholic

Year Built: 1966

Address: Lot 1 Kosciuszko Road, , Jindabyne New South Wales, 2627

‘The old town and church were submerged under dam waters. A new town was established and a church was built in 1966… Resident priests came in 1951 to serve worker camps at Cabramurra, Adaminaby, Guthega and other sites.’

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Jindera, NSW - Bethlehem Lutheran

Jindera, NSW - Bethlehem Lutheran

Year Built: 1961

A Foundation stone reads, " Bethlehem Lutheran Church dedicated to The Glory of God Behold I bring you good news of great joy, Luke 2 ; 10 Dec 3rd 1961".

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Kadina, SA - Wesley Uniting

Kadina, SA - Wesley Uniting

Year Built: 1961

Address: Taylor Street, , Kadina South Australia, 5554

A Foundation stone reads, "This stone was laid on 14 May 1961 by Reverend A.R. Medson Ex President of the Conference". This church building opened in 1978.

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Keilor, VIC - St Stephen Uniting

Keilor, VIC - St Stephen Uniting

Year Built: 1965

Address: Flora Street, , Keilor Victoria, 3036

A Foundation stone reads, " The Foundation stone - The Church of St Stephen - Methodist - Presbyterian 13th February 1965 To God all praise and glory Rev C Gallagher M.A. B. D Rev M.J. L. Griffiths B.A. B.D. Com".

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Keith, SA - Church of Christ

Keith, SA - Church of Christ

Year Built: 1962

Address: Fifth Street, , Keith South Australia, 5267

The Foundation stone was laid in 1962.

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Kenmore, QLD - Uniting

Kenmore, QLD - Uniting

Year Built: 1966-1968

Address: 982 Moggill Road, , Kenmore Queensland, 4069

The original church was built in built in 1885 and was officially opened on 4 October 1885 by Reverend D. F. Mitchell of South Brisbane. A pulpit and organ were added in 1887, and a spire and eight tubular bells were added in 1952. By 1966 as suburban development in the area increased and the congregation grew, a new and larger church and…

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Kennington, VIC - Uniting

Kennington, VIC - Uniting

Year Built: 1964

Address: 21 Condon Street, , Kennington Victoria, 3550

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God in gratitude to past Generations and faith for the future this stone was set by Stanley Proud Esq Senior Trustee Past Sunday School Superintendent 2nd May 1964".

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