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Woolgoolga, NSW - St Francis Xavier Catholic

Woolgoolga, NSW - St Francis Xavier Catholic

Year Built: 1968

Address: Cnr Scarborough & Hastings Streets, , Woolgoolga New South Wales, 2456

The Parish of Coffs Harbour, Diocese of Lismore, was formed on December 9, 1906. The original parish embraced a stretch of country skirting the coast including the townships of Coffs Harbour and Woolgoolga, as well as the districts of Moonee and Corindi. In early 1968 the erection of a new Catholic Church for the people of Woolgoolga…

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Woolgoolga, NSW - Uniting

Woolgoolga, NSW - Uniting

Address: 5 Trafalgar Street, , Woolgoolga New South Wales, 2456

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Woollahra, NSW - All Saints' Anglican

Woollahra, NSW - All Saints' Anglican

Year Built: 1876

Address: 85 Ocean Street, Woollahra, New South Wales, 2025

Architect was Edmund Blacket and construction took place between 1876 and 1882. The Church was mainly paid for by Henry Mort, the brother of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, as a thanksgiving for the rescue of his wife and child from shipwreak in 1865; as a memorial to his wife, Maria, who died in 1873; and as a church for his clergyman son.…

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Woollahra, NSW - Uniting Heart & Soul

Woollahra, NSW - Uniting Heart & Soul

Year Built: 1890

Address: 53A Ocean Street, , Woollahra New South Wales, 2025

St Columba Uniting Church as it was formally known was built to the design of architect John Sulman following early Christian basilica style. The Church was opened for Divine Service on 8 March 1890 as a Presbyterian Church. The first minister was Rev. John Walker (1855-1941). Designed in the early Federation era, the building is a fusion…

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Woolloongabba, QLD - Congregational (Former)

Woolloongabba, QLD - Congregational (Former)

Address: 49 Broadway Street, , Woolloongabba Queensland, 4102

The Church is now a privately run Wedding chapel.

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Woolloongabba, QLD - Holy Trinity Anglican

Woolloongabba, QLD - Holy Trinity Anglican

Year Built: 1930

Address: 68 Hawthorne Street, , Woolloongabba Queensland, 4102

Since 1869, three church buildings have stood on this hill top site. In 1870, a simple wooden church was built after a design by the Irish born, Australian architect, Richard Gailey (1834–1924). At this time, the church was called, Woolloongabba Church of England, South Brisbane. A second church building was dedicated for service on 23…

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Woolloongabba, QLD - St Luke's Catholic

Woolloongabba, QLD - St Luke's Catholic

Year Built: 1936

Address: 43 Taylor Street, , Woolloogabba Queensland, 4102

Prior to the construction of St Luke's, Buranda, the Catholic community in the area was part of the parish of the combined districts of Coorparoo and Ipswich Road formed in 1913 when Father J. O'Leary was appointed the first parish priest. The Church was designed by Brisbane architect Frank Leo Cullen and built in the Spanish Mission…

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Woolloongabba, QLD - St Seraphim Russian Orthodox

Woolloongabba, QLD - St Seraphim Russian Orthodox

Address: 60 Hawthorne Street, , Woolloongabba Queensland, 4102

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Woolloongabba, QLD - St Stephen's Lutheran

Woolloongabba, QLD - St Stephen's Lutheran

Address: 12 Hawthorne Street, , Woolloongabba Queensland, 4102

This Federation Gothic style church, designed by prominent architect Charles McLay, was constructed in 1896 for the local Lutheran community. The church was renovated in 1937, and again in 1996, before being badly damaged in an arson attack in 2000. The bricks and timber from a three storeyed hotel situated near the Stanley Street…

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Woolloongabba, QLD - Ukranian Catholic

Woolloongabba, QLD - Ukranian Catholic

This Foundation stone of the Church of our Lady of Protection the first Ukrainian Catholic Church, in Queensland was blessed and laid by the Most Reverend Maksym AAM KC CyS RDD Metropolitan of Ukrainian rite in Canada on his first visit to Australia, 2nd February, 1958 Pius X11 James Duhig Archbishop of Brisbane Stefan Maslo CSSR Pastor”.…

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Wooloowin, QLD - Holy Cross Catholic

Wooloowin, QLD - Holy Cross Catholic

Year Built: 1968

Address: 69 Chalk Street, , Wooloowin Queensland, 4030

The Foundation stone was laid on 30 June 1968 by the Most Reverend P.M. O'Donnell Archbishop of Brisbane.

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Woolwich, NSW - St Peter's Chanel Catholic

Woolwich, NSW - St Peter's Chanel Catholic

Address: 4 Futuna Street, , Woolwich New South Wales, 2110

The church was built in two stages between 1890 and 1901 and was supported by the early Irish community. The church and Futuna Street are named in memory of the French Marist missionary, St Peter Chanel, who was killed by natives on the Pacific island of Futuna in 1841. A memorial stone reads, ' This memorial stone was solemnly blessed…

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Woomargama, NSW - St Mark's Anglican

Woomargama, NSW - St Mark's Anglican

Year Built: 1888

Address: Hume Highway, , Woomargama New South Wales, 2644

The Church was built in 1888 and opened on 13 May 1888. The porch and belfry were added between 1924 and 1925.

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Woonona, NSW - Baptist

Woonona, NSW - Baptist

Address: 477 Princes Highway, , Woonona New South Wales, 2517

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Woonona, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Woonona, NSW - St Andrew's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1871

Address: 7 Gray Street, , Woonona New South Wales, 2517

The Presbyterians of Woonona proceeded to erect their church in 1864, land being given by Mr. J. Rolfe in 1870. A successful tender for construction of the church was submitted by Mr. G. Haberley for £204. The church, a modest structure, was opened on 29 September 1871. A plaque at the rear of the Church reads, " St Andrew's…

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Woori Yallock, VIC - Presbyterian

Woori Yallock, VIC - Presbyterian

Address: 1363 Healesville Koo Wee Rup Road, , Woori Yallock Victoria, 3139

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Wowan, QLD - St Anne's Catholic

Wowan, QLD - St Anne's Catholic

Address: Don Street, , Wowan Queensland, 4702

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Wowan, QLD - Uniting

Wowan, QLD - Uniting

Address: 13 Caroline Street, , Wowan Queensland, 4702

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Wyalong, NSW - All Saints' Anglican

Wyalong, NSW - All Saints' Anglican

Year Built: 1918

Address: Corner Gilbert & Slee Streets, , Wyalong New South Wales, 2671

The Foundation stone was laid on 8 September 1918 by the Archdeacon Howell.

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Wycheproof, VIC - Anglican (Former)

Wycheproof, VIC - Anglican (Former)

Address: 40 High Street, , Wycheproof Victoria, 3527

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Wycheproof, VIC - St Andrews Presbyterian (Former)

Wycheproof, VIC - St Andrews Presbyterian (Former)

Year Built: 1895

Address: 16 Mount Street, Wycheproof, Victoria, 3527

The Church was built in 1895. Designed on early English lines, the church dated 1896 was built of red-brick with buttresses and decorated cream-brick trimmings. The arched windows are glazed in diamond shaped leadlight. The high pitched roof is of galvanized corrugated iron. The Sunday School Hall 1912, of timber construction with feature…

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Wycheproof, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Wycheproof, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1967

Address: 45 Webster Street, , Wycheproof Victoria, 3527

The first Church built at Mount Wycheproof was the Roman Catholic church, it was opened with great celebration on Easter Monday April 2nd 1877. The Catholic school attached to the current Church was opened in 1954. A Foundation stone reads, "Blessed by Most Rev J.P. O'Collins Bishop of Ballarat 19 Nov 1967. Men of Parish G.A. Egan…

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Wycheproof, VIC - Uniting

Wycheproof, VIC - Uniting

Year Built: 1961

Address: 52 High Street, , Wycheproof Victoria, 3527

A Foundation stone reads, "This stone was laid by C.K. Daws on 25 March 1961. The Churches one foundation is Jesus Christ Her Lord, Minister Rev. D. Rayment."

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Wyndham, NSW - Uniting

Wyndham, NSW - Uniting

Address: Monaro Street, , Wyndham New South Wales, 2550

A plaque on the wall on the Church reads, This plaque has been made from the bronze bell donated to Wyndham Presbyterian church by Robert Turbet 1821-1894. The bell hung above Wyndham Presbyterian church building 1889 - 1997 and following church union in 1977 above Wyndham Uniting church. The bell was damaged beyond repair in the fire…

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Wynnum, QLD - Church of Christ (Former)

Wynnum, QLD - Church of Christ (Former)

Address: 55 Berrima Street, , Wynnum Queensland, 4178

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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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Wynnum, QLD - Presbyterian

Wynnum, QLD - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1951

Address: 231 Bay Terrace, , Wynnum Queensland, 4178

A Foundation stone reads, " To the Glory of God This stone was laid by Rt Rev. R. Bardon BA Moderator-General Presbyterian Church of Australia on the tenth day of November 1951".

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Wynnum, QLD - St Peter's Anglican

Wynnum, QLD - St Peter's Anglican

Year Built: 1978

Address: 77 Charlotte Street, , Wynnum Queensland, 4178

A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This stone was blessed and set by Felix Archbishop of Brisbane 14th May 1978".

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Wynnum, QLD - Unknown

Wynnum, QLD - Unknown

Address: Bay Terrace, , Wynnum Queensland, 4178

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Wynyard, TAS - Baptist

Wynyard, TAS - Baptist

Year Built: 1972

Address: 31 Hogg Street, , Wynyard Tasmania, 7325

A Foundation stone reads, "To the glory of God this stone was unveiled by the Rev John Robinson the President of Baptist Union of Tasmania 23-9-1972. Minister Rev D.L. Johnson".

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Wynyard, TAS - Community

Wynyard, TAS - Community

Address: 35 Hogg Street, , Wynyard Tasmania, 7325

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Wynyard, TAS - St Brigid's Catholic

Wynyard, TAS - St Brigid's Catholic

Year Built: 1911

Address: 37 Goldie Street, , Wynyard Tasmania, 7325

The church is in the Romanesque style and it replaced an older church which was built in 1876. A Foundation stone reads, "This first stone of this Church erected to the honour and glory of God was laid by his grace Most Rev Dr Delany Archbishop of Hobart, May 28th 1911 Ded Graius".

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Wynyard, TAS - St Stephen's Anglican

Wynyard, TAS - St Stephen's Anglican

Year Built: 1919

Address: 4 Dogin Street, , Wynyard Tasmania, 7325

The first church was built in the mid 1850s and was replaced by a larger building in 1873. The third church, was opened in 1920. A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This stone was laid by the Ven Archdeacon R.H. Richard B.A. on 1st of July 1919". For a full history go to Churches of Tasmania. Click here.

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Wyong Creek, NSW - St Barnabas Anglican

Wyong Creek, NSW - St Barnabas Anglican

Address: Yarramalong Road, , Wyong Creek New South Wales, 2259

Services at the Church were conducted at St Barnabas for 92 years before the congregation moved to Wyong in 1977. It is estimated that the structure was erected in 1885 and was constructed through voluntary community effort. Recognising its historical importance, Wyong Shire Council acquired the site in 1978 and in 1982 the Heritage…

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Wyong, NSW - Baptist

Wyong, NSW - Baptist

Address: Alison Road, , Wyong New South Wales, 2259

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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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Wyong, NSW - St James Anglican

Wyong, NSW - St James Anglican

Year Built: 2000

Address: 25 Byron Street, , Wyong New South Wales, 2259

A mention of the church was made in the Gosford Times in January 1915 that the ouside and roof of the church was to be painted by a Mr Albert Warner as a gift. The original church was destroyed by fire in 1994 and a new church was erected four years later. The Church celebrated its centenary in 2006.

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Wyrallah, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Wyrallah, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Address: 27 Emily Street, , Wyrallah New South Wales, 2480

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Wyuna, VIC - Uniting (Former)

Wyuna, VIC - Uniting (Former)

Year Built: 1913

Address: Robertson Street, , Wyuna Victoria, 3620

A Foundation stone reads, " This stone is laid to the memory of John Finlay by his Daughter 16th April 1913. A wall plaque reads, " Wyuna Uniting Church This plaque was unveiled on 14th April 2013 to commemorate the Centenary of he Wyuna Uniting (fomely Presbyterian) Church and to honour all those who have faithfully served the church…

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Yackandandah, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Yackandandah, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Year Built: 1860

Address: 8 Church Street, , Yackandandah Victoria, 3749

The foundation stone was laid on 15th of March 1860.

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