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Catacomb Church

Catacomb Rd | Near Corner of Hospital Rd, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
+61 8 8672 5038
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Do Not Expect Too Much

This is a very simple church, nothing fancy like stained glass or big statues, compared to other... read more

Reviewed yesterday
pioneertraveller
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singapore
Very good

Very quaint. Nothing fancy but it was very inviting. Loved the fact they kept it simple. Didn't go... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sandfly12016
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Adelaide, Australia
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An Underground church named after the Catacombs in Rome. A place of serenity where week by week we tell others the great news that Jesus still forgives sin for those who seek him.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Catacomb Rd | Near Corner of Hospital Rd, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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+61 8 8672 5038
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a very simple church, nothing fancy like stained glass or big statues, compared to other churches in the area.

Thank pioneertraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very quaint. Nothing fancy but it was very inviting. Loved the fact they kept it simple. Didn't go to a church service, only visiting.

Thank sandfly12016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting the Serbian Church, I had high expectations. This was so much of a let down. It did not even feel spiritual. I love visiting churches, and so unique, underground ones. This felt like a pre school effort. Love the fact it is underground,...More

Thank Maggie F
Reviewed 7 October 2017

A quick visit to check an underground church. A very nice interaction with the minister, some interesting trivia about the church was shared.

Thank michael s
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a few minutes and spoke with local Pastor Jeff about the construction of the church and its name and symbol. Loved it!

Thank adelaide69
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The minister showed us how it started originally as a dugout but the church purchased it in the early part of digging it out so it was completed especially for the church

Thank sala5000
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I live near this church n I thought i will go n check it out n it was a nice little church, if u r ever in Coober pedy come check out this church u won't be disappointed

Thank Mellissa V
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This underground Anglican Church brought back memories of religious instruction classes, when we were told that early Christians met in the catacombs underground in Rome. Consequently, this church felt very appropriate. Nice "bush" woodwork.

Thank Jean F
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We were touring around town by ourselves and the door to this church was open. We went in and were greeted by a charming lady who explained all the details and symbolism and what they were made of. The Vicar and his lovely wife were...More

Thank June F
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Just a wonderfully different place to visit and very interesting history lesson . We loved the photos the minister took for us.

Thank Clovergrower
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Joseph M
18 August 2016|
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Response from TeamJaffa | Reviewed this property |
The Catacomb Church is quite separate from the St Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Coober Pedy. The Catacomb Church Anglican (i.e. Church of England)
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