St John's Catholic Church
St John's Catholic Church 13-04-2021 - John Conn, Templestowe, Victoria
St John's Catholic Church 00-09-2017 - Nicholas Spackman -

St John's Catholic Church

Trafalgar, VIC 3824

Church Information

Church Name: St John's Catholic Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 52 Waterloo Rd, Trafalgar VIC 3824, Australia
Suburb: Trafalgar
State: VIC
Postcode: 3824
Foundation Stone Laid: 06-02-1955
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Foundation stone records: A M D G - To the Glory of God - In memory of the Fallen (1914-18+ 1939-45) - This stone was blessed and laid by - His Lordship The Bishop of Sale - Most Rev R Ryan DD CM - on 6th February 1955 - Builder~ S Casbolt - Pastor ~ Fr J D Daly.

Foundation stone on the Presbytery records: This foundation stone - was blessed and laid by - The Right Reverend - Richard Ryan CM - Bisop of Sale - 9th March 1930.

Date Opened: 00-00-1955
Date Closed: unknown


The St John's Cattholic Church, Trafalgar is now closed, while ant damage to the floor of the building is assessed. The ACNC records the church as being established in 1906, although it is understood a Catholic Church has existed in Trafalgar since about 1889. The present church building was erected about 1955. No other details are known. More historical information/ photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 3/5/2021.
Last Updated: Monday 3rd May, 2021