St Nicoholas Russian Orthodox Church
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St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church

Wallsend, NSW 2287

Church Information

Church Name: St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Orthodox (All)
Street Address: 3 Irving St, Wallsend NSW 2287, Australia
Suburb: Wallsend
State: NSW
Postcode: 2287
Foundation Stone Laid: 04-08-1962
Foundation Stone Notes: The foundation stone was laid on 4/8/1962 by Bishop Sava (Raevsky). The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: unknown


The St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Wallsend was completed and consecrated in August 1964 by Archbishop Sava. It was built entirely by voluntary labour. The first Russian Orthodox service in Newcastle is believed to have been held in the Anglican Chapel at the Greta Camp in August 1949. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photograph uploaded 15/9/2019.

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Last Updated: Sunday 15th September, 2019