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Catacomb Church

Catacomb Rd | Near Corner of Hospital Rd, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
+61 8 8672 5038
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Nice visit

A quick visit to check an underground church. A very nice interaction with the minister, some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
michael s
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Sydney, Australia
Gorgeous little church in the rock

Stopped here for a few minutes and spoke with local Pastor Jeff about the construction of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
adelaide69
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Adelaide, Australia
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An Underground church named after the Catacombs in Rome. A place of serenity where week by week we tell others the great news that Jesus still forgives sin for those who seek him.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Catacomb Rd | Near Corner of Hospital Rd, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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+61 8 8672 5038
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quick visit to check an underground church. A very nice interaction with the minister, some interesting trivia about the church was shared.

Thank michael s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a few minutes and spoke with local Pastor Jeff about the construction of the church and its name and symbol. Loved it!

Thank adelaide69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The minister showed us how it started originally as a dugout but the church purchased it in the early part of digging it out so it was completed especially for the church

Thank sala5000
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I live near this church n I thought i will go n check it out n it was a nice little church, if u r ever in Coober pedy come check out this church u won't be disappointed

Thank Mellissa V
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This underground Anglican Church brought back memories of religious instruction classes, when we were told that early Christians met in the catacombs underground in Rome. Consequently, this church felt very appropriate. Nice "bush" woodwork.

Thank Jean F
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We were touring around town by ourselves and the door to this church was open. We went in and were greeted by a charming lady who explained all the details and symbolism and what they were made of. The Vicar and his lovely wife were...More

Thank June F
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Just a wonderfully different place to visit and very interesting history lesson . We loved the photos the minister took for us.

Thank Clovergrower
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We found this church most interesting and enjoyed learning all about its history and construction for the friendly volunteer on duty .

Thank Runawaygirl60
Reviewed 18 July 2017

It was a unique setting for an informal service and the people were friendly and welcoming. The cross and pulpit were made from local trees.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Friendly local lady explained the history of this church and how it had evolved over time. A great example of the CP locals adapting to their environment and their ingenuity.

Thank 113wanderers
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Joseph M
18 August 2016|
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Response from TeamJaffa | Reviewed this property |
The Catacomb Church is quite separate from the St Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Coober Pedy. The Catacomb Church Anglican (i.e. Church of England)
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