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Melbourne Australia Temple

Melbourne Australia Temple

76 Cathies Lane
Wantirna South, Victoria

Plans to construct the temple were announced 30 October 1998, Church leaders broke ground 20 March 1999, and Gordon B. Hinckley, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1995 to 2008, dedicated the Melbourne Australia Temple 16 June 2000. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in Melbourne, Hobart, Devonport and Albury.

The 10,700-square-foot temple’s exterior is snow white granite.

Currently, there are more than 20 temples in various stages of construction or have been announced throughout the world.

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Melbourne Australia Temple


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