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 spectacular and relatively modern stained glass windows are probably the main drawcard but the dignified physical space is also impressive,,,, clean lines and a lack of over the top embellishment ...  more »
  • I visited St. Monica’s Cathedral on two different occasions while vacationing in Cairns. My first visit was to see the stained glass windows which I must admit are beautiful and unique. I was impresse...  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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