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St James' Catholic Church
St James' Catholic Church 01-01-1998 - Heritage Branch Staff - See Note.

St James' Catholic Church

Malanda, QLD 4885

Church Information

Church Name: St James' Catholic Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 7 Monash Ave, Malanda QLD 4885, Australia
Suburb: Malanda
State: QLD
Postcode: 4885
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: No Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaque details are known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: 23-01-1927
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The St James' Catholic Church, Malanda is part of the Parish of Malanda and the Diocese of Cairns. The church building was erected on land donated by Mr James English, who also contributed funds along with other members of the congregation. The building was designed by Bob Hassall, and built by Alby Halfpapp. The church building was opened and blessed by Bishop John Heaney on 23/1/1927. Earlier services had been conducted in the hall next to the town hotel. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 19/10/2023.


Note: Photograph attribution/source  - By Heritage branch staff - State of Queensland: Queensland Heritage Register: St James Catholic Church & Altar (1998), CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=49309560
Last Updated: Thursday 19th October, 2023