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St Patrick's Cathedral

3 Lyons St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5331 2933
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Lovely building.

Worth a visit if you are around the area. Lovely architacture and well looked after. The stained... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Thomas O
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Magnificent landmark

This monumental edifice of great architecture is a sight to behold. Of recent times it has come to... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2018
Nonapama
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Kincumber, Australia
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3 Lyons St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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+61 3 5331 2933
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Worth a visit if you are around the area. Lovely architacture and well looked after. The stained glass windows look amazing.

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Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

This monumental edifice of great architecture is a sight to behold. Of recent times it has come to stand for an extremely shameful and sad example of man's corruption and inhumanity to children. Thus the poignancy of the many ribbons tied around the beautiful iron...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2017

EXTRA LARGE Old Bluestone Building.. A REAL CATHEDRAL... Still in use today with Masses, Funerals, Christenings etc.

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

While this Cathedral is not as glorious as its counterpart in Bendigo, you can fill in a short time by entering and looking around. It is better if lit, but a good sense of a working church can be gained even if the wooden roof...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2017

Located in the centre of Ballarat this place has to be described as the epicentre of appalling behaviour by some of the most trusted people in our community. It was also the seat of Bishop Mulkearns who presided over a lot of the cover ups...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2017

It is quite a church built in blue stone and well worth a visit if in Ballarat. As there was a funeral underway it was not possible to see the interior

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Reviewed May 23, 2017

I sang here for the Christmas Carols and the Hallelua Chorus from Handel's Messiah at Christmas last year. Aucoustics are beautiful and the history in this building for such a young country is to be seen to be believed. If there's a choral concert or...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Visit this beautiful church while attending the Holy Thursday Mass Nice church but if you do attend the mass. Please avoid sitting at side as you would not be able to see the priest

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

A lovely building well worth visiting when you are in Ballarat. Ballarat has many lovely churches as well.

Thank mickkershaw
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Reviewed January 21, 2017

Quiet for contemplation and prayer. Impressive architecture and features. In centre of town. Plenty of car spaces.

Thank Kay C
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