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St Francis Xavier Cathedral


Heritage Council

Place Number

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Cnr Cathedral Av & Maitland St Geraldton

Location Details

Local Government

Greater Geraldton



Construction Date

Constructed from 1938

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List Adopted 15 Dec 2015 City of Greater Geraldton
State Register Registered 10 Oct 1995 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Art Deco Significant Bldg Survey Completed

Register of the National Estate Permanent 21 Mar 1978

Municipal Inventory Adopted 23 Jun 1998

Classified by the National Trust Classified 11 Jun 1973




Name Type Year From Year To
Hawes, Monsignor J.C. Architect - -

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
2412 Geraldton sketchbook. Book 1976
3512 Cathedrals of the World Book 1997
9827 Conservation plan for St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Cathedral Avenue Geraldton, Western Australia Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 1997
4783 Investigation and assessment of masonry and roofing at St Francis Xavier Cathedral : Geraldton, Western Australia. Report 2000
5798 Geraldton : then and now. Book 1989

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Present Use RELIGIOUS Church, Cathedral or Chapel
Original Use RELIGIOUS Church, Cathedral or Chapel

Architectural Styles

Inter-War Romanesque

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall STONE Local Stone
Roof ASBESTOS Fibrous Cement, corrugated

Historic Themes

General Specific
PEOPLE Famous & infamous people

Creation Date

30 May 1989

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Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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