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Our Lady of Perpetual Help.

Churches aren't what I remember them to be as a child, where families within a community met on a... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2017
Crystalline4u
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Traralgon, Australia
I've never been to a fully carpeted church before

This lovely old church has a modern addition on one side ,externally in the same style as the main... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2017
Kevin H
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Perth, Australia
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Dec 8, 2017
“Our Lady of Perpetual Help.”
Feb 11, 2017
“I've never been to a fully carpeted church before”
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Corner of Pacific Highway and Pearson Street, Sale, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed December 8, 2017

Churches aren't what I remember them to be as a child, where families within a community met on a Sunday to listen to the gospel. These days they are often remembered for events--Funerals, weddings, christenings. Many years ago my godchild was christened here .... another...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2017

This lovely old church has a modern addition on one side ,externally in the same style as the main church -it's used for fellowship and things like tea/coffee after mass- very thoughtful.The stained glass windows are beautiful and there is a small gift shop in...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

We had a look at this church at night. The stain glass windows looked great from the outside- all of them, not just one of them. I'm not sure they light them up every night, but the Saturday night we went there, it looked great

Thank Benjamin S
Reviewed March 15, 2016

I have been here about 20 times, unfortunately most often for funerals. My last visit however, on 13th March 2016, was for the baptism of two grandchildren. First time sitting up the front. In summer with a big crowd in the building is quite stuffy...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2015

This is a beautiful old Cathedral that has been modernized but has all the old character within it. There are some Bishops past (passed) who are buried there. Look, it isn't the St Peters Basilica, but if you need some down time, it serves a...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed September 9, 2015

It is some time ago since we visited this cathedral, but the ceiling is fantastic the way it has been painted - something to compare with European Cathedrals.

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Reviewed February 2, 2015

Stained windows at night from Pearson Street. final resting place of Sale’s seventh Catholic bishop, Jeremiah Coffey

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Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

This is a fairly impressive church if that sort of thing interests you. I'm not sure it's an attraction as such. Worth a look if you have nothing else to do.

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Reviewed April 10, 2014

I'm not sure many people would view Sale as a tourist destination, but for anyone passing through, St Mary's Catholic Cathedral is a fine place to visit. It has a light cream rendered finish, and we notice the sculpted angels with trumpets on the roof!...More

Thank Paul S
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