Chinatown 26: Central Station to Chinatown 3

Still there, even if dwarfed by its surroundings, is Christ Church St Laurence.

Christ Church St Laurence is an Anglican Parish in the Anglican Church of Australia. We are of the Anglo-Catholic tradition and are in Communion with Canterbury. We acknowledge and respect the historical role of the Archbishop of Canterbury within the Anglican Communion.

Now you will appreciate that as an ecclesiastical nose-thumb directed to St Andrews Cathedral further up George Street…

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I don’t go there, though I have been there, but I am glad for the sake of the colour of the city and its soul, in the broadest sense, that this somewhat eccentric but quite delightful place is still alive and kicking.

— Original photos by Neil Whitfield 2008