St John Fisher Catholic Church
St John Fisher Catholic Church unknown date - Sutherland Shire Libraries - See Note
St John Fisher Catholic Church 13-12-2013 - Lisa McMahon - See Note.

St John Fisher Catholic Church

Kurnell, NSW 2231

Church Information

Church Name: St John Fisher Catholic Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 62 Prince Charles Parade, Kurnell NSW 2231, Australia
Suburb: Kurnell
State: NSW
Postcode: 2231
Foundation Stone Laid: 14-11-1937
Foundation Stone Notes: Foundation stone records:" The Most Rev Norman Thomas Gilroy DD - Coadjutor Archbishop of Sydney - solemnly blessed this foundation stone - on Sunday the 14th November 1937. - The first laid by him in his native diocese. - This church, dedicated to St John Fisher, the - martyred Bishop of Rochester (England), and also Cardinal of Holy Mother Church. Commemorates at - this historic place the fidelity of the Catholics of - Australia to their holy faith since the country's - foundation 150 years ago - ...Francis Lloyd Rector
Date Opened: 27-03-1938
Date Closed: unknown


The St John Fisher Catholic Church, Kurnell was opened and blessed on 27/3/1938 by the Most Rev Dr N Gilroy, Coadjutor Archbishop of Sydney. The church was temporarly closed for about four years to about June 2013 due to low attendance. It is part of the St Aloysius Gonzaga Catholic Parish of Cronulla. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 5/10/2020.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - Local History - Sutherland Shire Libraries (26th June 2020). St John Fisher Catholic Church at Kurnell. In Website Local History- Sutherland Shire Libraries. Retrieved 5th October 2020 13:44, from

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Last Updated: Monday 5th October, 2020