St Pius X Church
98 Channel Highway, Taroona, TAS
Architect: Esmond Dorney
Designed by renowned Tasmanian architect Edmond Dorney in the 1950s, the St Pius X Catholic Church is Australia’s first modernist church. Nestled amongst native bushland with sweeping views to the River Derwent, the unique curved design employs the natural setting and light of its situation to marry internal and external space.
Guided Tours Times: 1 pm, 1.40 pm, 2.20 pm, 3 pm and 3.40 pm
Duration: 20 min
Place of Worship
Mid-Twentieth Century (1940-1960)
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