St Mary's Anglican Church
St Mary's Anglican Church 23-06-2016 - John Conn, Templestowe, Victoria
St Mary's Anglican Church - Seat 23-06-2016 - John Conn, Templestowe, Victoria

St Mary's Anglican Church

Kangaroo Flat, VIC 3555

Church Information

Church Name: St Mary's Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: St Mary the Virgin Anglican Church
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 193-195 High St, Kangaroo Flat VIC 3555, Australia
Suburb: Kangaroo Flat
State: VIC
Postcode: 3555
Foundation Stone Laid: 30-06-1862
Foundation Stone Notes: 

The foundation stone for the original church building was laid on 30/6/1862, by the First Bishop of Melbourne, Charles Perry. The text on this foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

A plaque records: A.M.D.G. - This new St Mary's was consecrated on - Friday 14th February 2014 - by - The Right Reverend Andrew Curnow AM - Bishop of Bendigo - Rector Canon Bryn Jones. 

A commemorative seat in the grounds records: To the memory of Rev George Elliot Roper - 1883 -1947. From his descendants. Parish Priest 1946-1947.

Date Opened: 14-02-2014
Date Closed: unknown


The St Mary's Anglican Church, Kangaroo Flat is part of the Parish of Kangaroo Flat and the Diocese of Bendigo. The present church building was opened on 14/2/2014, and replaced the first church building opened on 30/10/1862, although it had been extensively extended and renovated a number of times over the years, to meet the needs of the congregation. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the current and former church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 24/06/2016.
Last Updated: Saturday 23rd July, 2022