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Well worth a visit when you visit Bairnsdale

Lovely church. Stain glass windows worthy of a look. Very close to visitors info centre. I would... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Julie C
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Phuket, Thailand
Beautiful frescos of Bairnsdale

On the eve of Christmas what a wonderful church to visit to view the fabulous frescos of Italian... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Z7723OTjanew
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Canberra, Australia
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Corner Main and Pyke Sts, Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely church. Stain glass windows worthy of a look. Very close to visitors info centre. I would recommend a visit even if you are not into churches

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Julie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On the eve of Christmas what a wonderful church to visit to view the fabulous frescos of Italian immigrant and trained artisan, to the Bairnsdale area, Francesco (Frank ) Floreani (1988-1981). The volunteers are fabulous, welcoming everyone and showing all the hidden delights of this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Z7723OTjanew
Reviewed 3 November 2018

This is a definite church to visit. It is very similar to the Sisten Chapel. The pain8ng has to been see to be believed. The tours run week days from 19am-3pm.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Great place to visit.Ceiling is something worth seeing.Friendly volunteers happy to inform you of the history and chat.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tassal
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is a bit of Europe in eastern Victoria. A church which is highly decorated with fresco painted dring the 1930s by an Italian migrant. My wife and I attended a Sunday mass and found the locals warm and friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is a must see the artist has done a magnificent work of art to give him an income inbthe depression. The priest paid him out of his own pocket as the priest was so impressed with the mams work

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

There is so much to see here that we made two trips to take everything in. It is amazing that one man could paint such extensive murals.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HeyJude49
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

You would think you were visiting a chapel in Europe! Amazing Fresco :) Well worth the visit and donation to keep this maintained

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Stunning old church, love the Lead light windows , fantastic Murals a must see , anyone traveling up to Bairnsdale , must pop in and you will be amazed at the beautiful Church

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Laurice H
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Was lovely to have a visit at this beautiful old church that was so much a part of our childhood. The gardens around it are lovely- and hopefully there will be a little restoration to keep it in good nick as it would be a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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