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South Australia - Organisation

Church of England in Australia and Tasmania (1788 - 1981)

From
1788
To
1981
Categories
Care Provider and Church

The establishment of the Church of England in Australia dates back to the colonial settlement of New South Wales in 1788. In 1842 the Diocese of Tasmania was created. In 1847 the rest of the Diocese of Australia was divided into the four separate dioceses of Sydney, Adelaide, Newcastle and Melbourne. In 1981 the Church of England in Australia and Tasmania became known as the Anglican Church of Australia.

Timeline

 1788 - 1981 Church of England in Australia and Tasmania
       1981 - Anglican Church of Australia

Publications

Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005, http://nunku.org.au/resources/.

Prepared by: Melissa Downing