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Northern Beaches Anglicans
Northern Beaches Anglicans 21-03-2020 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane
Northern Beaches Anglicans 21-03-2020 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane

Northern Beaches Anglicans

Woolgoolga, NSW 2456

Church Information

Church Name: Northern Beaches Anglicans
Church Previous Name: St Augustine's Anglican Church
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 19 Scarborough St, Woolgoolga NSW 2456, Australia
Suburb: Woolgoolga
State: NSW
Postcode: 2456
Foundation Stone Laid: 30-11-1983
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Foundation stone records: To the Glory of God - This foundation stone was laid - by - The Rt Revd D N Shearman OBE - Seventh Bishop of Grafton - on 30th November 1983 - The Revd Barry W Harris ~ Rector and Rural Dean - Mr Rex Goodenough ~ Building Supervisor

Plaque beside the Cross records: St Augustine's Anglican Church - Est. 1898.

Date Opened: 00-00-1984
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The Northern Beaches Anglicans, Woolgoolga are part of the Diocese of Grafton. The first Anglican service in Woolgoolga is recoded as being held in 1889 and conducted by the Rev Bosworth. The first St Augustine's church building was opened in 1902.1 The present church building was erected in 1983/4. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 26/4/2020.

Note 1: illuminate (27th Jun 2019). The light on the hill : the story of the Woolgoolga Uniting Church, 1906 to 2006. In Website illuminate. Retrieved 1st Apr 2022 15:58, from https://illuminate.recollect.net.au/nodes/view/1820   [page 16].
Last Updated: Friday 1st April, 2022