Anglican Diocese of Rockhampton, Queensland

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Anglican Diocese of Rockhampton, Queensland

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  • Religioso

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Administrative Archdeacon



Dirección (calle)

89 William Street, Rockhampton
Postal address: PO Box 710, Rockhampton 4700





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Código postal



07 4927 3188


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The Diocese was formed in 1892. For a history of the first 50 years, see “Steel all Through” The Church of England in Central Queensland Transplantation and Adaptation 1892-1942 by Robert Henry Haldon Philp, BA, Litt.M., Th.L. (

Contexto geográfico y cultural

The Rockhampton Diocese is included in the Province of Queensland and is one of the 23 dioceses making up the Anglican Church of Australia. The diocese covers an area of approx 57million hectares, and contains nearly the whole central division of Queensland. The population of the Diocese is 216,000 of whom approximately 48,000 indicate that they are Anglicans.

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Estructura administrativa

Officer in charge: The Registrar

Administración de registros y políticas de recolección

Collection of official and personal records of the Diocese and Bishops of Rockhampton from 1892. (90% in-house).



  • Baptismal, marriage, burial, service and confirmation registers, 1892- present
  • Church Gazette (under various titles), 1892- present
  • Minutes and records of proceedings of All Diocesan Synods, Committees, Boards and entities from 1892, including St George’s Homes, St Faith’s School Yeppoon, St Peter’s School Barcaldine, The Bush Brotherhood of St Andrew, The Youth and Conference Centre at Lammermoor Beach, The Youth and Conference Centre at Tannum Sands and the Anglican Far West Aerial Mission.
  • Year books
  • Clergy records
  • Records of land holdings
  • Bishops’ correspondence and official acts
  • Registrars’ correspondence
  • Parish correspondence and miscellaneous records
  • Maps and plans and scrapbooks

For further information, see

Instrumentos de descripción, guías y publicaciones

Área de acceso

Horario de apertura

Open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10am-3pm: Thursday 12-3pm.
By appointment only.

Condiciones de acceso y requisitos

Minimum age 18 years. Proof of identity required. Access to records not normally available for research can be gained by permission from the Registrar.


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Servicios para la investigación

Referral to paid researchers is available.

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Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso

  • Educación (Thematic area)
  • Religión (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Portapapeles

Contacto principal

89 William Street, Rockhampton Postal address: PO Box 710, Rockhampton 4700
Rockhampton, Queensland 4700