St Monica's Cathedral, Cairns

4.6
The first Catholic cathedral in Cairns, St Monica's Cathedral was built in 1927. The structure is an example of architecture using reinforced concrete, favored in this cyclone-prone area since the early 20th century. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Cairns holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the St Monica's Cathedral and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The outside of the church is nice. It's a more modern look. However, it's the inside that is the real treat. There are beautiful stained-glass windows throughout depicting earth from creation to destr...  more »
  • This cathedral is a war memorial church with the most different and spectacular modern stain glass windows you will ever see and well worth visiting.........something different!  more »
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  • Great church. Priest is a wonderful fella. His homilies though, bless his heart, are increasingly tangential and rambly. Would love to see some new energy doing the homily. But overall an excellent church.
  • Ensure you visit this beautiful cathedral in Cairns. The stained glass windows are a treasure.
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