St George's Anglican Church
St George's Anglican Church 00-08-2019 - Lorrie Stearns -
St George's Anglican Church 00-08-2019 - Lorrie Stearns -

St George's Anglican Church

Malvern, VIC 3144

Church Information

Church Name: St George's Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 296 Glenferrie Rd, Malvern VIC 3144, Australia
Suburb: Malvern
State: VIC
Postcode: 3144
Foundation Stone Laid: 30-11-1865
Foundation Stone Notes: 

The foundation stone was laid on 30/11/1865 by Sir William Stawell, Chief Justice of the Colony. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited. 

The foundation stone for the St Martin's Memorail Chapel was laid by the Governor of Victoria in September 1921. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

Date Opened: 19-09-1869
Date Closed: unknown


The St George's Anglican Church, Malvern is in the Parish of Malvern and the Diocese of Melbourne. The church grew out of of a Sunday School, began in 1854, in the home of Colin Campbell. Services were conducted in his home until a school built in 1857 and licensed for worship in 1858. The first part of the present church building was opened on 19/9/1869. The completed building was consecrated in 1888. [Sourced from:]. The St Martin's Memorial Chapel was consecrated by Archbishop Lees in October 1923, in memory of the soldiers from St George's Parish. Over the years alterations have been made to the church, and new buildings erected, to meet the needs of the congregation. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 10/8/2021.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Ottre - Own work, Public Domain,
Last Updated: Tuesday 10th August, 2021