Eaglehawk Uniting Church
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Eaglehawk Uniting Church

Eaglehawk, VIC 3556

Church Information

Church Name: Eaglehawk Uniting Church
Church Previous Name: Eaglehawk Wesleyan Methodist Church/Eaglehawk Methodist Church
Denomination: Uniting Church in Australia
Street Address: Kirkwood Rd & Peg Leg Rd, Eaglehawk VIC 3556, Australia
Suburb: Eaglehawk
State: VIC
Postcode: 3556
Foundation Stone Laid: 29-09-1863
Foundation Stone Notes: The foundation stone was laid on 29/9/1863 by Mr W Simpson JP. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: 00-00-1863
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The Eaglehawk Uniting Church commenced in 1852, with the first church service in the area conducted at the top of Eaglehawk Gully, lead by the Hunt brothers and Edward Hooker. Meetings were initially held in a tent, followed by slab and then a weatherboard structure, before the present church building was erected in 1863. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 24/3/2022.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - http://www.eaglehawk.unitingchurch.org.au/index.htm
Last Updated: Thursday 24th March, 2022