The Coast Chapel (Interdenominational War Memorial Chapel)Print Page
The Coast Chapel was built by the Prince Henry Hospital Trained Nurses Association in 1967 and dedicated to the nurses of both world wars. It was destroyed by fire in October 1981, but was subsequently restored. Outside the chapel there is an array of memorial plaques dedicated to former staff of the hospital.
|Address:||Pine Avenue, Prince Henry Hospital Conservation Area, Little Bay, 2036|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.980426|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 11th November, 1967|
TO THE GLORY OF GOD
THE COAST CHAPEL WAS
ERECTED THROUGH THE EFFORTS OF
THE PRINCE HENRY HOSPITAL
TRAINED NURSES' ASSOCIATION
AND ITS FRIENDS,
AND PRESENTED TO THE HOSPITAL ON
11TH NOVEMBER 1967, AS A TRIBUTE
TO THE SERVICE AND SELF SACRIFICE
OF AUSTRALIAN NURSES IN TIME
OF WAR, AND AS A PLACE OF
WORSHIP FOR ALL.
THEY DESERVE TO BE REMEMBERED.