Anglican Diocese of Rockhampton, Queensland

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Forme autorisée du nom

Anglican Diocese of Rockhampton, Queensland

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom


  • Religieux

Zone du contact


Administrative Archdeacon



Adresse physique

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





Nom du pays

Code postal



07 4927 3188



Zone de description


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. (

Contexte géographique et culturel

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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Structure administrative

Officer in charge: The Registrar

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte

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

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

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

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

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


Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

Referral to paid researchers is available.

Services de reproduction

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées


Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression




Notes relatives à la mise à jour de la notice


Points d'accès

  • Éducation (Thematic area)
  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

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