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Beautiful Landmark

I come to this church from time to time and I love it. I love to listen to the organ and look at... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Jill R
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Brisbane, Australia
Its a landmark like no other in the region, grand, huge, architecturally a extravagant a must visit.

the presence of the church alone draws you in. Its magnificent and awe inspiring. Its the monument... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
X9098KTpaulc
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

I come to this church from time to time and I love it. I love to listen to the organ and look at the beautiful stained glass windows. It might be a big church, but it has a nice feel to it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jill R
Reviewed 4 July 2018

There is a new guy. The last guy suicided and didn't make Pizzwich St Marys. It is MY church and it's no longer where i go. To see the building in need of a good spruce up. The place is drab. It has been let...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

the presence of the church alone draws you in. Its magnificent and awe inspiring. Its the monument of all monuments in Ipswich.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank X9098KTpaulc
Reviewed 29 April 2018

St Mary's is an Ipswich landmark. In fact it is perhaps THE Ipswich landmark. It is worth a quick look from the outside but sadly has little to offer the sightseer on the inside. the alter and surrounds has the look of an unfinished project.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

they were blown away by the presence and beauty of this iconic construction, probably the must see icon in ipswich

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank X9098KTpaulc
Reviewed 21 July 2017

ONE of THE places to see in Ipswich before the Council tears it down like many Heritage Buildings have gone because of a non cultural mob. It's so so sad to see great little Miners Cottages go. No value for the past. This was to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Francis D
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Its a delight to go and feel the atmosphere of one of the iconic landmarks of this city and this is it. Go there and see years of catholic respect

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank X9098KTpaulc
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The church is vast and cool, even when crowded. The sermon caught the congregation's interest. The huge Stations of the Cross were life-like and one could almost live in the moment of each one.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Carmen Z
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We recently had some time in Ipswich and were given some very good advice to delve into St Mary's Catholic Church. This church is not only stunning and beautiful but also has an amazing history dating back to the late 1800's. Was well worth the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Baylovers
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

The locals probably take this building for granted. But it's an incredible piece of sandstone architecture. The windows and paintings on the inside tell a fascinating story. This church would have been built when Ipswich was contending for QLD capital.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank greggles39
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