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21-September-2017 (Russell Byers)
21-September-2017 (Russell Byers)

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The church was erected as a memorial to Sir Francis Nicklin who was the Premier of Queensland from 1957 to 1968.

Sir George Francis Reuben Nicklin, KCMG, MM (1895 – 1978) was an Australian politician. He was the Premier of Queensland from 1957 to 1968, the first non Labor Party premier since 1932.

Note: The church is now known as Caloundra Uniting Church.


Address:Queen & Ulm Street South, Caloundra Uniting Church, Caloundra, 4551
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -26.794258
Long: 153.131341
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - State


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 20th September, 1980
Front Inscription

Sir Francis Nicklin

Memorial Uniting Church

Plaque :

Unveiled to the glory of God

To commemorate the erection of the Sir Francis Nicklin Memorial Uniting Church by Hon Mike Ahern M.L.A. State Member for Landsborough

 28th September 1980

Source: MA,ADB
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au