Wesley Uniting Church

Wesley Uniting Church

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Church Information

Church Name: Wesley Uniting Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Uniting Church in Australia
Street Address: 148 Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Suburb: Melbourne
State: VIC
Postcode: 3000
Foundation Stone Laid: 02-12-1857
Foundation Stone Notes: The foundation stone was laid on 2/12/1857. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: 26-08-1858
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The Wesley Uniting Church, Melbourne. The first small chapel was built about 1838, with a larger one opened in Collins Street, in June 1841. The present church building was opened on 26/8/1858. Today Wesley is the home of two Uniting Church congregations, the English-speaking Wesley Church and the Chinese-speaking Gospel Hall. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photograph uploaded 26/10/2021.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Adam Carr at English Wikipedia / Later version(s) were uploaded by Radagast3, Jgittins at English Wikipedia. - Self-photographed (Original text: Photo by User:Adam Carr, December 2005), Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=26782530
Last Updated: Sunday 4th September, 2022