St Matthew's Anglican Church
St Matthew's Anglican Church 28-10-2009 - Toby Hudson - See Note.
St Matthew's Anglican Church - Hall 08-08-2017 - Peter Liebeskind

St Matthew's Anglican Church

Ashbury, NSW 2193

Church Information

Church Name: St Matthew's Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: Leith St & Goodlet St, Ashbury NSW 2193, Australia
Suburb: Ashbury
State: NSW
Postcode: 2193
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: No Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaque details are known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: unknown


The current St Matthew's Anglican Church, Ashbury has been located on this site since 1926. However, due to a shrinking congregation the ministry ceased in 2001. 

In 1998 a small group of people had planted a new ministry locally and held their morning service in a nearby school hall. It was known as 'Inner West Bible Fellowship' and was one of the first 'church plants' in Sydney. By 2003 with about 40 adults and 29 kids it was invited to use St Matthew's. It has continued to grow and is now well established in the local community. The church is now looking forward to celebrating its centenary in 2026. (for the fuller story see -

More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 20/6/2020.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Toby Hudson - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,
Last Updated: Saturday 20th June, 2020