Completely free, unbelievable old church, I wouldn't usually visit a church, but am sooo happy that I went inside, the fitting out and old organ are to be seen to be believed.
What a gem to find in the middle of nowhere. This Church of England church is just stunning, steeped in history and community. From the roof pitched as a ship bough to the glorious lead lighting Windows the atmosphere is calming and sedate. What a wonderful place to reflect and worship. Only on Norfolk Island!
We visited this church as part of a Island tour.It is an amazing example very well built and preserved.The pristine condition and the glass windows are incredible.
St Barnabas is a beautiful old church located on the corner of Anson Bay Road and Headstone Road. The church and grounds are stunning - the interior is Norfolk pine (the roof), kauri and other lovely wood. The windows are beautiful, particularly the west window which was made by William Morris in Surrey England. You can visit the church at... 更多
Lots of free parking and even some toilets to the far left of the building next to the church. Really great artwork on the ends of the pews inside the church and interesting info on the plaques, and pamphlets also. Definitely worth a visit. There is also a small cemetery to the rear, close to the HUGE tree. The headstones... 更多
Built in traditional chapel style (such as Kings College, Cambridge) with double row of tiered pews along either side, this magnificent church is evocative of its maritime history with the hull-shaped roof and exhibits many examples of fine crafting in the fittings and fixtures. We first set foot inside on the half-day orientation tour but returned later to appreciate &... 更多
Like every place on Norfolk Island there is history which is interesting, St Barnabas is no different. I purchased their CD and book. Went back for a second visit and again reflected on life. We were lucky enough to stumble into a practice session of the Sunday service hearing the pipe organ in the stillness was peaceful. Make sure you... 更多
The history of this very beautiful old building, was so interesting and informative, a real insight to the folk that built it, the stain glass windows are spectacular