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Kangaroo Ground, VIC - Presbyterian

Kangaroo Ground, VIC - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1878

Address: Corner Graham & Eltham Yarra Glen Road, , Kangaroo Ground Victoria, 3097

From 1843 to 1853 the Rev Gunn conducted church services at regular intervals in the Donaldson's barn in Kangaroo Ground. The school was closely associated with the Church as officially it was Kangaroo Ground Presbyterian Church School No. 27. By 1853 the name had changed to Scots Church School and by 1854 to Church of Scotland School.…

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Kaniva, VIC - Church of Christ

Kaniva, VIC - Church of Christ

Year Built: 1929

Address: 106 Commercial Street, Kaniva, Kaniva Victoria, 3419

The history of the Church goes back to 1885. Meetings were held in the homes of Bren Russell, Rossell, Sen, and Charles Crouch near Miram. Bro Bren Russell removed to Kaniva, and on the 14th of March 1889 a meeting was held in the home of Bro. W.H. Rich to consider the desirability of forming a church in Kaniva. Services were held in…

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Kaniva, VIC - Presbyterian

Kaniva, VIC - Presbyterian

Year Built: 1863

Address: Dungey Street, Kaniva, Victoria, 3419

In the Wimmera the first know church service was held at the Nhill Station Homestead by Reverend James Clow in 1848. In 1863, and on the 7th January, the first Presbytery of Wimmera met and was constituted with the Revs. James Megaw of Ararat, Patrick Simpson of Horsham, Mr Daniel Hill McMurtrie of the Lake Hindwtrsh Charge, and…

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Kaniva, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Kaniva, VIC - St Augustine's Anglican

Year Built: 1890

Address: Western Highway, , Kaniva Victoria, 3419

The first services were held on 28 June 1885 by H.F. Baker and in August by William Puttocks. By February 9 1889 the Nhill Advertiser newspaper carried an add calling for tenders for a stone and brick church.

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Kaniva, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Kaniva, VIC - St Michael's Catholic

Year Built: 1930

Address: Roache Street, , Kaniva Victoria, 3419

The Foundation stone was laid on 29 December 1929 by Right Reverend Dr Folly Bishop of Ballarat.

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Kaniva, VIC - Uniting

Kaniva, VIC - Uniting

Address: Corner Baker & Commercial Streets, , Kaniva Victoria, 3419

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Kanumbra, VIC - Methodist (Former)

Kanumbra, VIC - Methodist (Former)

Year Built: 1898

Address: Minterns Road, , Kanumbra Victoria, 3719

The Church was built in 1898 at the cost of £100. A Mr William McGuigan donated the land to the Methodists. He also donated a piece of land to the Church of England. The Minister of the day would travel from Alexandra. The final service was conducted in 1988.

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Kapunda, SA - Christ Church Anglican

Kapunda, SA - Christ Church Anglican

Year Built: 1856

Address: Crase Street, , Kapunda South Australia, 5373

The foundation stone was laid 28 April 1856 by Dr Blood. The interior of the church is restful and dignified. Small sanctuary and large chancel flanked by organ and choir stools to form the transept. The nave piers go hard up against the wall on each side. The roof is a scissor beam which is exposed and very pleasant. Enlarged 1868,…

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Kapunda, SA - St John's (Trinity) Lutheran

Kapunda, SA - St John's (Trinity) Lutheran

Year Built: 1880

Address: South Terrace, , Kapunda South Australia, 5373

Regular services commenced as early as 1880 at Bagot Well, mainly in the homes of various members including those of J.H. Schultz and Mr and Mrs Rudolf Hoffmann. In 1900, Pastor J. J. Stolz came to Light Pass and the services at Bagot Well ceased. In 1905, members of Immanuel Synod settled near Kapunda, and desired a church of their…

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Kapunda, SA - St Roses Catholic

Kapunda, SA - St Roses Catholic

Year Built: 1938

Address: Branson Crescent, , Kapunda South Australia, 5373

The Foundation stone was laid on 6 February 1938 by the Most Reverend Andrew Killian D.D. Archbishop of Adelaide.

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Kapunda, SA - Uniting

Kapunda, SA - Uniting

Year Built: 1849

Address: Church Street, , Kapunda South Australia, 5373

The Church is of Gothic style and replaced a Chapel built behind it in the main street in 1849 and a still earlier (c 1845) hut at the mine. It was built as a Wesleyan Methodist church in 1858. The stone mason was Thomas Harding. A foundation stone was laid on 29 August 1894 and is set in the church wall. The Church opened 25 December…

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Katanning, WA - Anglican

Katanning, WA - Anglican

Address: 21 Aberdeen Street, , Katanning Western Australia, 6317

The Hon. F H Piesse laid the foundation stone for the church hall on 27th March 1911, on a site adjacent to the existing St Andrew's Church. The architect was E Summerhayes. The hall was used weekly for parish meetings, dances, fundraisers and various other activities. The hall is primarily significant in terms of its relationship to…

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Katanning, WA - Baptist

Katanning, WA - Baptist

Address: Brownie Street, , Katanning Western Australia, 6317

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Katanning, WA - Methodist (Former)

Katanning, WA - Methodist (Former)

Year Built: 1905

Address: 23 Taylor Street, , Katanning Western Australia, 6317

The building is in Gothic style with a gabled rood, pier buttresses and lancet arched windows. The exterior walls are tuck-pointed, red brick, cement rendered on the lower half and the roof is of corrugated iron. There are two additions to the rear, dating from 1919 and cl930. The interior fixtures such as the pews, altar and pulpit, were…

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Katanning, WA - St Patricks Catholic

Katanning, WA - St Patricks Catholic

Address: 37 Amhurst Street, , Katanning Western Australia, 6317

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Katanning, WA - St Stephens Lutheran

Katanning, WA - St Stephens Lutheran

Year Built: 1926

Address: 19 Hassell Street, , Katanning Western Australia, 6317

The Foundation stone was laid on 31 January 1926. The Church was constructed by A Thompson.

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Katanning, WA - Uniting

Katanning, WA - Uniting

Year Built: 1907

Address: 38 Taylor Street, , Katanning Western Australia, 6317

The Foundation stone was laid on 19 October 1906. The Architect was F.W. Burwell and the builder was A Thomson. A brick and corrugated iron building of Federation Gothic design. It has a prominent zinc clad spire protruding from a battlement campanile. Mr F W Burwell of Fremantle prepared plans for the church. The contract price was…

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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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Keith, SA - Congregational (former)

Keith, SA - Congregational (former)

Year Built: 1910

Address: Heritage Street, , Keith South Australia, 5267

The 1910 Church, formerly the Congregational Church was built from local limestone carted in from nearby farms by the Church parishioners.In Gothic style with red brick quoins, and entrance porch and a transverse vestry at the rear. It is operated by the National Trust as a museum. The manse was sold in 1954.

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Keith, SA - St Catherine of Alexandra Anglican

Keith, SA - St Catherine of Alexandra Anglican

Address: Memorial Avenue, , Keith South Australia, 5267

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Keith, SA - St James Catholic

Keith, SA - St James Catholic

Address: Ross Avenue, , Keith South Australia, 5267

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Keith, SA - Trinity Lutheran

Keith, SA - Trinity Lutheran

Year Built: 1959

Address: Poplar Street, , Keith South Australia, 5267

The first Lutheran's recorded in the Keith area were that of J August Rohde's family in 1888. Between then and 1948 a visiting Pastor conducted services in the Keith area. Between then and the close of the Second World War there is no records of Lutheran activities in the Keith area. The first substantive service was held on 15 August…

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Keith, SA - Uniting

Keith, SA - Uniting

Address: Park Terrace, , Keith South Australia, 5267

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Kempsey, NSW - Uniting

Kempsey, NSW - Uniting

Year Built: 1953

Address: 59 Tozer Street, , Kempsey New South Wales, 2440

Formerley a Methodist Church it was built in 1953, with the foundation stones laid by Frank O. Secomb and the Revd Wesley Tredinnick.

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Kensignton Gardens, SA - St Joseph's Catholic

Kensignton Gardens, SA - St Joseph's Catholic

Address: 481 Magill Road, , Kensington Gardens South Australia, 5068

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Kensington Gardens, SA - Anglican

Kensington Gardens, SA - Anglican

Address: 17 East Terrace, , Kensington Gardens South Australia, 5068

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Kensington Gardens, SA - Uniting

Kensington Gardens, SA - Uniting

Address: 29 Brigalow Avenue, , Kensington Gardens South Australia, 5068

A foundation stone was laid on 19 December 1914 by Sir E.T. Smith.

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Kensington, WA - Holy Family Catholic

Kensington, WA - Holy Family Catholic

Year Built: 1935

Address: Thelma Street, , Kensington Western Australia, 6151

The Foundation stone was laid on 3 March 1935.

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Kensington, WA - St Martin in the Field's Anglican

Kensington, WA - St Martin in the Field's Anglican

Address: 54 Dyson Street, , Kensington Western Australia, 6151

One of the prime movers behind the establishment of an Anglican Church in Kensington was Margaret Durbridge. After her death in 1925 her estate was bequeathed to provide finances for church activities in the Kensington area. Her estate (in Arlington Avenue, South Perth) was subdivided into eight residential lots. This helped to pay for…

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Kensington, WA - Uniting

Kensington, WA - Uniting

Year Built: 1935

Address: Thelma Street, , Kensington Western Australia, 6151

The Foundation stone was laid on 3 March 1935.

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Kent Town, SA - Wesley Uniting

Kent Town, SA - Wesley Uniting

Year Built: 1850

Address: 27 Grenfell Street, , Kent Town South Australia, 5067

The suburb of Kent Town was named after Dr B A Kent who was the first resident of the area. A large number of Wesleyans lived in the newly developed suburb. As early as 1850 they held services in a cottage occupied by Mr Henry Broad on the corner of Beulah Road and Fullarton Road. The Wesleyans recognized the need for a church and when…

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Kerang, VIC - St James Anglican

Kerang, VIC - St James Anglican

Address: 60 Wyndham Street, , Kerang Victoria, 3579

The Church was Officially opened on 10 September 1954 by the Archbishop of St Arnaud. He was assisted by the Ven Archdeacon E Webber Registrar of St Arnaud. Erection of the church was made possible by the efforts of the Mystic Park Church of England Ladies Guild, and is in memory of the late James Hamilton, a former Priest of the…

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Kersbrook, SA - Church of Christ

Kersbrook, SA - Church of Christ

Address: 10 Scott Street, , Kersbrook South Australia, 5231

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Kersbrook, SA - Uniting

Kersbrook, SA - Uniting

Address: South Para Road, , Kersbrook South Australia, 5231

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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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Kew East, VIC - St Paul's Anglican

Kew East, VIC - St Paul's Anglican

Address: 17 Hale Street, , Kew East Victoria, 3102

A new church was erected in 1960. Architects were Earl and Bunbury of East Kew. T.R. and L Cockman were the builders.

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Kew East, VIC - Uniting

Kew East, VIC - Uniting

Address: 142 Normamby Road, , Kew East Victoria, 3102

The Church was originally called St Andrews but eventually known as the Finley McQueen Memorial Church. The early history of this Church was intensely bound up with the Revered Finlay McQueen and his family. In August, 1926, a block of land in Normanby Road adjoining another property was purchased for £350, by way of £10 deposit with…

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Kew, VIC - Baptist

Kew, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1923

Address: 10 Highbury Grove, , Kew Victoria, 3101

The first church was wooden and erected in St John's Parade in 1854 and was enlarged in 1859. A brick church was later erected in Cotham Road in 1882 and was later named Newnham Hall after Reverend Newnham. In 1921 land was purchased in Highbury Grove at a cost of £602.00. Messer's E & F Ratten donated 6 feet of land beside this new…

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Kew, VIC - Chinese Baptist

Kew, VIC - Chinese Baptist

Year Built: 1887

Address: 75a Cotham Road, , Kew Victoria, 3101

Originally a Presbyterian Church. Early in 1874 steps were taken by a number of the Presbyterian Church followers living in Kew to establish a charge, and services were commenced in the Town Hall in June, 1874. Among those who were leaders in the movement may be mentioned Hon. R. S. Anderson, Messrs. Thomas Austin, David Beath, W. H.…

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Kew, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Kew, VIC - Holy Trinity Anglican

Year Built: 1863

Address: High Street, , Kew Victoria, 3101

First Services were held in a small building in Peel street and conducted by Reverend W. Baxter. The present site for the church was purchased in 1862 for a sum of 125.00. The foundation stone was laid on 3 September 1862 by Sir William Stawell Chief Justice of the Colony. Construction was commenced in 1862 to a design believed to be…

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