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St Mary's Catholic Church

Corner Main and Pyke Sts, Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5152 2942
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A-MAZE-ING

The Fresco's in this Church will have you AMAZED from the moment you walk in. The Stain glass... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Candy-Will S
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Melbourne, Australia
Beautiful silent church

We visited this beautiful church on the way to lake entrance. The painting in the church is quite... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jimchacko
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Corner Main and Pyke Sts, Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Corner Main and Pyke Sts, Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5152 2942
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Fresco's in this Church will have you AMAZED from the moment you walk in. The Stain glass windows add to the appeal but you could spend hours in here checking out the paintings.

Thank Candy-Will S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this beautiful church on the way to lake entrance. The painting in the church is quite amazing. The alter is painted nicely. I am not sure who did the painting, but the work is Godly.

Thank jimchacko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having spent time in the area on and off for years, I had never listened to those who said take a look at he inside of this church. Finally did and it is truly spectacular. The walls and ceilings for painted in the 1930s and...More

Thank cna001
Reviewed 13 December 2017

The painting inside this church is amazing. I have seen many churches in Europe and the here painting rivals most I have seen there (though they don't have the sculptures, just a few). Definitely worth stopping and viewing (I have been through Bainsdale 100s of...More

Thank fionabk
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The church is quite amazing to see with its painted ceilings and walls. Haven't seen the likes of this since my trip to europe. Well worth a visit

Thank noreenbennett
Reviewed 12 November 2017

St Mary's Church is a must visit landmark which should be on every visitors agenda. The scope of the internal painting is as impressive as some of the great churches of Europe and it is not uncommon to hear a gasp from first time visitors...More

Thank Len W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Amazing Church ceiling and wall paintings along with outstanding stained glass windows and rose. Always local on hand to give you the church history

Thank Ken E
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Not the kind of thing you'd expect to see in Bairnsdale. Intricate paintings over the walls and ceilings and at the front plenty of naked sinners descending into a fiery hell while circled by cherubs with oddly old looking faces - perhaps shepherding sinners does...More

Thank Dellick
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

To have an opportunity to see work of this calibre in Australia well worth a donation to see & a visit. Plenty of parking on main road. Tourist Info centre right next door & loads of coffee opportunities. The work is like bring back in...More

Thank GJ C
Reviewed 6 October 2017

A very surprising church in a country Victorian town and well worth a look. I don't want to spoil the surprise that awaits you.

Thank blondered
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