St Martha's Catholic Church
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St. Martha's Catholic Church

Strathfield, NSW 2135

Church Information

Church Name: St. Martha's Catholic Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 70 Homebush Rd, Strathfield NSW 2135, Australia
Suburb: Strathfield
State: NSW
Postcode: 2135
Foundation Stone Laid: 20-11-1904
Foundation Stone Notes: 

The foundation stone of the first church building was laid on 20/11/1904 by Cardinal Moran. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

The foundation stone for the present church building was laid in December 1923 by Archbishop kelly. The text on the foundation stone iis not known. Information/photographs are invited.

Date Opened: 00-00-1904
Date Closed: unknown


The present St Martha's Catholic Church, Strathfield was built in 1923/4 to cater for the growing congregation. It replaced the smaller church building, opened in 1904, and which is now the hall. Over the years additions and renovations have been carried out on the buildings to meet the needs of the congregation. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 11/2/2021.

For more of the St Martha's Catholic Church story see - Faith, hospitality and service: St Marth's Catholic Parish, Strathfield, 1916~2016 / Damian John Gleeson. Bib ID 6969267. Not Sighted. AND

Last Updated: Friday 12th February, 2021