All Saints Anglican Church
All Saints Anglican Church 13-01-2017 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane
All Saints Anglican Church 00-00-1914 - Chermside & Districts Historical Society Inc

All Saints Anglican Church

Chermside, QLD 4032

Church Information

Church Name: All Saints Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: All Saints War Memorial Church
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 501 Hamilton Rd, Chermside QLD 4032, Australia
Suburb: Chermside
State: QLD
Postcode: 4032
Foundation Stone Laid: 11-12-1960
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Foundation stone of present church records: A M D G - This foundation stone - of All Saints War Memorial Church - was set and blessed by - Reginald ~ Archbishop of Brisbane - on Sunday, 11th December 1960 - L W Grayson - Rector - B Fallis, R D Somerville ~ Wardens.

A plaque on the bell tower records: Ring out to the glory of God and recall with - thanksgiving the ministry of His priest - Jack Kruger - Rector of All Saints', Chermside - 1961 ~ 1973 - Died 23rd May 1978 - This bell tower was dedicated by - +John Grindrod, Archbishop of Brisbane - on 14th December 1980.

A plaque records: Ad majorem Dei gloriam - These extensions to the Church of All Saints - were blessed and opened - by - The Most Reverend Peter Hollingworth AO OBE - Archbishop of Brisbane - on - 17 July 1996 - Rector Dr Scott Cowdell .....

Date Opened: 11-10-1914
Date Closed: unknown


The church had its beginnings in 1906, with worship services sometime later being held in the Public Hall at Chermside. A stump capping ceremony for the building of a wooden church was held on 25/7/1914, with the first service being held in the new church building on 11/10/1914. The church was dedicated on 15/11/1914 by His Grace, Archbishop St Clair Donaldson. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photograhs uploaded 26/2/2017.

Note: The Chermside & Districts Historical Society Inc has an online history: History of All Saints' Anglican Church, Chermside - it states "This is a short version of the story of the People, the Ideas and the Faith that shaped the Parish of All Saints', Chermside".
Last Updated: Sunday 26th February, 2017