St John's Anglican Church
St John's Anglican Church 04-10-2014 - John Conn, Templestowe, Victoria
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St John's Anglican Church

Highton, VIC 3216

Church Information

Church Name: St John's Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 269 Roslyn Rd, Highton VIC 3216, Australia
Suburb: Highton
State: VIC
Postcode: 3216
Foundation Stone Laid: 22-11-1866
Foundation Stone Notes: Foundation stone laid by Very Rev Dean Macartney. Formal text of Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaques are invited.
Date Opened: 00-00-1867
Date Closed: unknown


The congregation first gathered for worship in the Church of England Day School in Barrabool Road in 1858. St John's Anglican Church building was opened in 1867 on land donated by Mr G F Belcher. The building has been expanded over the years as the congregation grew, with major additions/alterations carried out in 1990 and 2014/15.

The church celebrated 150 years of christians meeting together in 2008.

More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 30/1/2015.

For further history see:
Last Updated: Sunday 4th February, 2018