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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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Kettering, TAS - Church of the Holy Spirit Uniting

Kettering, TAS - Church of the Holy Spirit Uniting

Year Built: 1969

Address: Channel Highway, , Kettering Tasmania, 7155

In 1863 Dr Crowther and Mr M. Holmes made land available for a place of public worship and a cemetery. The resulting building served as a schoolroom as well as a chapel. This Union Chapel, for protestants of any denomination, serviced the scattered rural environment. The structure survived the 1897 bushfires, but in 1900 was replaced…

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Kingsgrove, NSW - Baptist

Kingsgrove, NSW - Baptist

Year Built: 1962

Address: 9 Shackel Avenue, , Kingsgrove New South Wales, 2208

Known today as Clempton Park Baptist church the Church was opened on 22 September 1962 by the President of the Baptist Union of Australia the Reverend G.H. Morling M.A. A wall plaque reads, " This Church was opened to the Glory of God on 22nd September 1962 by the President General of the Baptist Union of Australia The Rev G.H.…

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Kingsgrove, NSW - Our Lady of Fatima

Kingsgrove, NSW - Our Lady of Fatima

Year Built: 1970

Address: 89 Shaw Street, , Kingsgrove New South Wales, 2208

Our Lady of Fatima Parish Kingsgrove was founded on the 14th March, 1948, when Father Eamon Clune was appointed Parish Priest of the new Parish of Kingsgrove-Bexley North. The current Church was consecrated by Cardinal Gilroy on September 6, 1970 when it was not fully completed. According to the architects Maclurcan and Brown it was…

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Kingston SE, SA - St John's Lutheran

Kingston SE, SA - St John's Lutheran

Year Built: 1963

Address: Cameron Street, , Kingston SE South Australia, 5275

The Foundation stone was laid on 27 October 1963 by Rev K.E. Thamm.

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Kirribilli, NSW Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic

Kirribilli, NSW Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic

Year Built: 1970

Address: 44 Willoughby Street, , Kirribilli New South Wales, 2061

A wall plaque reads, "This Church Our Lady Star of the Sea was blessed and consecrated by his Eminence N.T. Cardinal Gilroy KBE Archbishop of Sydney on 21 6 70".

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Koo Wee Rup, VIC - St John the Baptist Catholic

Koo Wee Rup, VIC - St John the Baptist Catholic

Year Built: 1962

Address: 170 Station Street, , Koo Wee Rup Victoria, 3981

The Foundation stone was laid on 23 December 1962 by the Most Reverend Patrick Lyons D.D. Bishop of Sale.

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Kyogle, NSW - St James Anglican

Kyogle, NSW - St James Anglican

Year Built: 1961

Address: 3 Campbell Road, , Kyogle New South Wales, 2474

A Foundation stone reads, "To the Glory of God and in memory of the fallen this stone was laid by The Rt Rev R G Arthur Bishop of Grafton 16th December 1961 Rev J Winslow Th L Rector".

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Leeton, NSW - St John's Lutheran

Leeton, NSW - St John's Lutheran

Year Built: 1962

Address: Maiden Street, , Leeton New South Wales, 2705

In 1924 the ELSA congregation church building was moved to become St John church hall. The Built of brick, the current church was opened on 8 July 1962.

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Lindfield, NSW - Anglican

Lindfield, NSW - Anglican

Year Built: 1968

Address: 9-11 Moore Ave, , Lindfield New South Wales, 2070

A Foundation stone reads, " All Saints Air Force Memorial Church To the Glory of God and as a tribute to those who served in the RAAF 1939 - 1945 This stone was set by Air Vice Marshal K.S. Hennock OBE DFC 11th May 1968".

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Liverpool, NSW - All Saint's Catholic

Liverpool, NSW - All Saint's Catholic

Year Built: 1963

Address: 48 George Street, , Liverpool New South Wales, 2170

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Loch, VIC - Uniting

Loch, VIC - Uniting

Year Built: 1963

Address: Roy Street, , Loch Victoria, 3945

The Church was constructed of brick church designed by J Hipwell and constructed in 1963 at a cost of £12,000, and the Church Hall, constructed in 1903.

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Loomberah, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Loomberah, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1964

Address: Cnr Monteray & Duri Dungowan Roads, , Loomerah New South Wales, 2340

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God This Church was dedicated in honour of St Luke by the Bishop of Armidale 1964. Canon G.A. Baker Vicar".

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Lucindale, SA - St Andrew's Anglican

Lucindale, SA - St Andrew's Anglican

Year Built: 1963

Address: Wattle Drive, , Lucindale South Australia, 5272

A Foundation stone reads, "To the glory of God, this stone was laid by Mrs R.J. Legoe 28 July 1963."

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Mackay, QLD - St Patrick's Catholic

Mackay, QLD - St Patrick's Catholic

Year Built: 1963

Address: 12 River Street, , Mackay Queensland,

The current St Patrick’s Church is the fourth to be constructed on the site and was constructed in 1961-63. It was designed by prominent Mackay architect, Harold Vivian Marsh Brown in the Spanish mission style. A Foundation stone reads, Patrick's Memorial Church. This Stone, blessed and laid by Most Reverend Francis Rush,D.D., Bishop…

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Maidstone, VIC - Holy Family Catholic

Maidstone, VIC - Holy Family Catholic

Year Built: 1962

Address: 46A Ballarat Road, , Maidstone Victoria, 3012

A Foundation stone reads, " Our Lady of Perpetual Help war memorial church was blessed and opened by His Grace The Most Rev J.D. Simonds D.D. Ph D. on Wednesday 30th of May 1962. rev A.C. Gilhooly Parish Priest".

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Mallanganee, NSW - Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic

Mallanganee, NSW - Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic

Year Built: 1966

Address: 54 Tooloom Street, , Mallanganee New South Wales, 2469

A Foundation stone reads, "Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Church Solemnly blessed by His Lordship Most Rev P J Farrelly DD Bishop of Lismore 2th June 1966".

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Manifold Heights, VIC - Geelong Korean Baptist

Manifold Heights, VIC - Geelong Korean Baptist

Year Built: 1967

Address: Cnr Volum & Shannon Ave, , Manifold Heights Victoria, 3218

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone was laid to the Glory of God on 9th Sept 1967 by Rev C.N. Wright President Baptist Union of Vic".

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Marayong, NSW - Our Lady of Czestochowa Queen of Poland Catholic

Marayong, NSW - Our Lady of Czestochowa Queen of Poland Catholic

Year Built: 1967

Address: 116 Quakers Road, , Marayong New South Wales, 2148

In 1966, Cardinal Gilroy consecrated Our Lady of Czestochowa, Queen of Poland Catholic Church in Marayong. The six roof peaks of the Church represent the six million Polish people who were killed in World War II. Late Twentieth Century Ecclesiastical church form reflecting a departure from traditional cruciform church shapes allowed by…

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Marion, SA - Uniting

Marion, SA - Uniting

Year Built: 1965

Address: Corner Township Road & Church Crescent, , Marion South Australia, 5043

The Foundation stone was laid on 15 August 1965 by Mr and Mrs Lawrence Western.

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Maroubra, NSW - Wild Street Anglican

Maroubra, NSW - Wild Street Anglican

Year Built: 1961

Address: 18 Holden Street, , Maroubra New South Wales, 2023

This church, known for many years as St Edmund’s Anglican Church, Pagewood, was opened in 1961. A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was unveiled by The Rt Rev R.C. Kerle BA ThL Bishop Coadjutor of Sydney on Sunday June 18 1961".

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Marrickville, NSW - St Nicholas Greek Orthodox

Marrickville, NSW - St Nicholas Greek Orthodox

Year Built: 1965

Address: 203 Livingstone Street, , Marrickville New South Wales, 2204

Between 1961 and 1966, the original house on the land acquired was converted into a Church. The foundation Stone was laid on June 6th, 1965 by His Eminence Archbishop Ezekiel of Australia and New Zealand, with the Official Opening taking place on the 3rd October 1966 by His Grace Bishop Dionysios of Nazianzos. The church has a white…

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Maryborough, QLD - St Matthew's Lutheran

Maryborough, QLD - St Matthew's Lutheran

Year Built: 1967

Address: 60 John Street, , Maryborough Queensland, 4650

A plaque reads, " This St Matthews Church together with the Hall unit is erected to mark 100 years in the life of the Lutheran Church, Maryborough established 1867. + November 26th 1967 Pastor F.H. Schimdt President LCA OD Come Lord Jesus Rev 22.20".

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Matraville, NSW - Praise Evangelical Church of Australia

Matraville, NSW - Praise Evangelical Church of Australia

Year Built: 1961

Address: 1 Hunter Avenue, , Matraville New South Wales, 2036

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God this stone was unveiled by The Rt Rev R.C. Kerle BA ThL Bishop Coadjutor of Sydney on Saturday July 8 1961"

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Matraville, NSW - St Agnes' War Memorial Catholic

Matraville, NSW - St Agnes' War Memorial Catholic

Year Built: 1966

Address: 509 Bunnerong Road, , Matraville New South Wales, 2036

The first Mass celebrated in this district was on Sunday, 20 January, 1907, when the Bunnerong school-church of Our Lady of the Rosary was blessed and opened by Archbishop Kelly on donated land now known as 45 Perry St, Matraville. A Brick school –church next to the timber school-church: opened in 1951. School hall-church at St Agnes…

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Meredith, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic

Meredith, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic

Year Built: 1961

Address: 15 - 27 Lawler Street , , Meredith Victoria, 3333

The first Mass is this district was celebrated by Fr Symth at the home of John Campion, Campion Road Meredith in 1838. The first Catholic church was built in 1860 on a block of land in Mercer Street. This present church was built by Smith Bros and R Dudderidge. It was opened and dedicated by Archbishop Slattery on the feast of the…

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Miami, QLD - Calvery Catholic

Miami, QLD - Calvery Catholic

Year Built: 1963

Address: 50 Redondo Avenue, , Miami Queensland, 4220

A plaque reads, The Calvary War Memorial Catholic Church erected to the memory of the men and women who gave their lives in the service of their country. Opened on the 22nd December 1963 by + James Archbishop of Brisbane".

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Miranda, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Miranda, NSW - St Luke's Anglican

Year Built: 1970

Address: 526-536 Kingsway, , Miranda New South Wales, 2228

Archbishop William Saumarez Smith laid the foundation stone on Saturday 6th May, 1899 for a new Anglican Church in Miranda. The small weatherboard building served the people of Miranda for more than seventy years. In May, 1970, to pave the way for the next stage of growth for St Luke’s, the Reverend Keith Gowan laid the foundation stone…

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Mirani, QLD - The Immaculate Conception Catholic

Mirani, QLD - The Immaculate Conception Catholic

Year Built: 1965

Address: 33 Alexander Street, , Mirani Queensland, 4754

The first church was opened in 1901. A plaque reads, " Immaculate Conception Memorial Church blessed and opened 21st November 1965 - Right Rev Monsignor D.G. Tiernan RI - Vicor General Representing His Lordship the Bishop of Rockhampton Most Reverend Francis R. Rush D.D. - Father E.H. Fraher P.P. Alan Ferrier Architect Father R. Cullinane…

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Mirboo North, VIC - St Andrew's Uniting

Mirboo North, VIC - St Andrew's Uniting

Year Built: 1964

Address: Ridgeway Street, , Mirboo North Victoria, 3871

The Foundation stone was laid on 13 December 1964 by his Lordship Patrick Francis Lyons Bishop of Sale.

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Mirboo North, VIC - St Mary's Anglican

Mirboo North, VIC - St Mary's Anglican

Year Built: 1965

Address: Corner Grand Ridge East & Baromi Road, , Mirboo North Victoria, 3871

The first Church services in the area were held in the home of Mr W. Napier an unoffical and perhaps self appointed lay preacher. He is reported to have taken a burial there in 1882. The Foundation stone was laid on 6 November 1965 by the Right Reverend D.A. Garnsey M.A. Bishop of Gippsland.

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Mitcham, SA - Uniting

Mitcham, SA - Uniting

Year Built: 1962

Address: 103A Princes Road, , Mitcham South Australia, 3132

A foundation stone was laid on the original church on 10 January 1882 by the Hon John Colton MP. A foundation stone for the current church 2 December 1962 by Rev T.G. Ingliss President of the Conference.

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Moe, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Moe, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Year Built: 1968

Address: 6 George Street, , Moe Victoria, 3825

In 1925 whether or not the severence was made from Yarragon or Trafalgar parish Moe became a seperate parish having Hill End, Tanjil South and Coalville and other smaller places within its boundaries. A Foundation stone was laid on 10 September 1968 by J. Russell Savige M.C. E.D.

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Moe, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Moe, VIC - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1963

Address: Fowler Street, , Moe Victoria, 3825

The former church was damaged by a fire in 1952 and was later burnt down in 1960 and a new church building was built on the present site in 1963 with a new hall in 2021.

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Moe, VIC - St Kieran's Catholic

Moe, VIC - St Kieran's Catholic

Year Built: 1970

Address: 2 Wirraway Street, , Moe Victoria, 3825

The first St Keiran's stood on a block of land on the higher eastern side of the George and Anzac Streets and was blessed on 16 December 1900. A Foundation stone was laid on 9 August 1970 by his Lordship the Most Reverend Arthur Francis Fox D.D. Bishop of Sale. The cost was just over $67,000, is large enough to see 500 people and was…

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Montmorency, VIC - St Francis Xavier Catholic

Montmorency, VIC - St Francis Xavier Catholic

Year Built: 1965

Address: 86 Mayona Road, , Montmorency Victoria, 3094

The Church was blessed & opened by Rev. Justin D. Simonds D.D. PhD, Archbishop of Melbourne, on July 25th 1965. The Parish Priest at that time was Rev. Father Brendan Torr.

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Mooroolbark, VIC - St Francis in the Fields Anglican (Former)

Mooroolbark, VIC - St Francis in the Fields Anglican (Former)

Year Built: 1962

Address: 218 Hull Road, , Mooroolbark Victoria, 3138

Designed by the architect Wystan Windows as a hall, the foundation stone was laid on 18 February 1962. The Church closed in 2017.

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Morwell, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Morwell, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Year Built: 1970

Address: Commercial Road, , Morwell Victoria, 3840

In 1879 three Catholic residents, Edmond Kelleher, hotel keeper, Timothy O'Connor, labourer and Edward Crinigan, farmer, purchased three adjoining allotments at Section 5 of Robinson's survey for the total cost of £6. The property had a frontage of 300 feet on the present George Street, with a depth of 250 feet to Elgin Street, now the…

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Mosman, NSW - St Therese Catholic

Mosman, NSW - St Therese Catholic

Year Built: 1964

Address: 210 Spit Road, , Mosman New South Wales, 2088

The Parish was established in October 1955 with Masses celebrated in the presbytery for ten years until the church was erected in 1965. The church was designed by Donald Maclurcan, a well-known architect and member of the parish. The foundation stone was laid and blessed on May 10th 1964 by Cardinal Gilroy, Archbishop of Sydney, who…

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Moulamein, NSW - St Mary's Catholic

Moulamein, NSW - St Mary's Catholic

Year Built: 1961

Address: Cnr Carne & Turora Streets, , Moulamein New South Wales, 2733

A wall plaque reads, " This church of St Mary was opened on 24th Sept 1961 by The Right Rev Mons John Treacy P.P. VG AMDG".

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