The Reconciliation Church

The Reconciliation Church

Phillip Bay, NSW 2036

Church Information

Church Name: The Reconciliation Church
Church Previous Name: Our Lady of Good Council Catholic Church
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 11 Yarra Rd, Phillip Bay NSW 2036, Australia
Suburb: Phillip Bay
State: NSW
Postcode: 2036
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: No Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaque details are known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: 00-00-1998
Date Closed: unknown


The present Reconciliation Church, (formerly Our Lady of Good Council Catholic Church) Phillip Bay building, was opened as a schoolhouse by Archbishop Gilroy on 17/8/1939. It has been erected at the expense of Miss Kate Egan, B M, M B E ., (at one time President of the CWA), Mrs Crossly, Mrs Thompson and their families, to assist the teaching and welfare of the children in the area.

The Aboriginal Catholic Ministry was established in 1989, and in 1998 was given sole use of the building, at which time it was remaned the Reconciliation Church.  It is also associated with the St Andrew's Catholic Parish, Malabar. [Information sourced from:].

More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photograph uploaded 8/10/2020.

Last Updated: Thursday 8th October, 2020