St Margaret's Anglican Church
St Margaret's Anglican Church 16-08-2018 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane
St Margaret's Anglican Church - Light Tree 16-08-2018 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane

St Margaret's Anglican Church

Bellingen, NSW 2454

Church Information

Church Name: St Margaret's Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 100 Hyde St, Bellingen NSW 2454, Australia
Suburb: Bellingen
State: NSW
Postcode: 2454
Foundation Stone Laid: 21-06-1934
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Foundation tablet records: A M D G - This tablet was set by - The Right Reverend - J W Ashton MA DD - Lord Bishop of Grafton - 21 June 1934.

A plaque records: The Bellingen - Christ Light Tree - planted 9th of September, 1897 - this tree and its lights in the - midst of our community stand - as an illustration of Jesus' - words found in the Gospel of - John chapter 8 verse 12 - Jesus said, 'I am the light of the - world. Whoever follows me will - never walk in darkness - but will have the light of life.'

A foundation stone on the hall records: This stone was set - by the Right Reverend - R G Arthur MA - - Bishop of Grafton - 9th May 1970 - R W Constant - Rector.

Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: unknown


The current St Margaret's Anglican Church, Bellingen building replaced an earlier structure erected in 1896, with a wooden spire. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 18/11/2018.
Last Updated: Sunday 18th November, 2018