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A  BRIEF HISTORY OF PIPE ORGANS AND PIPE ORGAN BUILDING IN QUEENSLAND

A LIST OF BUILDERS, REBUILDERS, RESTORERS, INSTALLERS ETC OF QUEENSLAND PIPE ORGANS

 

Brisbane - City

All Hallows' Convent Chapel, Ann Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1911, for Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Mackay
Restored & installed in present location with additions
c.1921 B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane
Restored 2011 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, mechanical action

All Saints' Anglican Church, Wickham Terrace

FIRST ORGAN: Thomas Jennings, London
Installed 1864 Paul Atkinson in former church on this site
Installed 1869 in present church
Enlarged and installed in south-east corner of church 1874-75 William Davidson, Sydney
2 manuals, 20 speaking stops, mechanical action
Removed c.1939

PRESENT ORGAN: T.C. Lewis, London, 1873, for St John's Pro-Cathedral, Brisbane
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, mechanical action
Installed with additions 1903 at St Luke's Anglican Church, Brisbane, B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane
Rebuilt, electrified & installed in this location 1957 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Rebuilt & enlarged 2007 W.J.Simon Pierce, Brisbane (opus 5)
2 manuals, 24 speaking stops, mechanical action

 
Baptist Church, Wharf Street
see: City Tabernacle Baptist Church, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane

Brisbane City Hall, King George Square
Henry Willis & Sons, London, 1891-92, for the Exhibition Building, Bowen Park, Brisbane
4 manuals, 45 speaking stops, tubular pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in present location 1927-29 Henry Willis & Sons Ltd, London & Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
5 manuals, 76 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Renovated with additions 1988-91, Brown & Arkley, Sydney
5 manuals, 79 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Restored 2010-14 Pierce Pipe Organs Pty Ltd, Brisbane
5 manuals, 80 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
City Congregational Church, Ann Street
see: Baptist Church, Vulture Street, South Bank

City Tabernacle Baptist Church, Wickham Terrace

FIRST ORGAN: Hill & Son, London, 1877 (job no 1653),
using older pipework Installed 1878 Baptist Church, Wharf Street, Brisbane
Installed in this location 1890
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, mechanical action
Removed 1914 to St Andrew's Anglican Church, Roseville, NSW
Broken up 1953

PRESENT ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1915
3 manuals, 20 speaking stops, 10 couplers, tubular-pneumatic action
Additions 1924, c.1962 & 1970 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
3 manuals, 29 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt 1986, with additions 1989 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
3 manuals (with floating Solo division), 38 speaking stops, 20 couplers, electro-pneumatic action
Rebuilt with additions 2000, 2003, 2013 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
4 manuals, 43 speaking stops, 20 couplers, electro-pneumatic action

Congregational Church Hall, Adelaide Street
see: Baptist Church, Vulture Street, South Bank
Congregational Church, Wharf Street
see: Uniting Church, Cracknell Road, Annerley

First Church of Christ Scientist, North Quay
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1940
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Enlarged (Choir Organ added) 1952 Whitehouse Bros
3 manuals, 19 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

Masonic Temple, Ann Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1930
2 manuals, 20 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified 1985-86 with addition 1987 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Additions 2000-01 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 22 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Presbyterian Church, Ann Street
Charles Richardson, Sydney, 1903
Console moved and pneumatic action reversed 1921 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Additions 1929-30 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Restored 2004 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 17 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
 
Presbyterian Church, Creek Street
see: St Paul's Presbyterian Church, St Paul's Terrace, Brisbane
 

Presbyterian (subsequently Congregational) Church, Wickham Terrace

FIRST ORGAN. see: Uniting (formerly St Andrew's Presbyterian) Church, Red Hill Road, Gympie

SECOND ORGAN. see: Baptist Church, Vulture Street, South Bank

 
Queensland Conservatorium of Music, George Street
see: Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, Grey Street, South Bank
 
Regent Theatre, Queen Street
see: Gallery of Modern Art, Stanley Place, South Bank
 

School of Arts (former building), cnr Queen & Creek Streets
Anonymous and undated
For sale at this location 1873
1 manual & pedals, 6 speaking stops, mechanical action
Subsequent history unknown

St Andrew's Lutheran Church, Wickham Terrace

FIRST ORGAN: E.F. Walcker & Co., Ludwigsburg-Württ, Germany (opus 1636), 1911
Removed 1990 to Melbourne, and installed 1999-2002 in a private residence, Ballarat, Victoria

 

PRESENT ORGAN: Knud Smenge, Melbourne, 1990
2 manuals, 17 speaking stops, mechanical action

St Andrew's Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, Creek Street
Walter G. Rendall, Sydney, 1905
3 manuals, 30 speaking stops, tubular pneumatic action
Rebuilt with addition 1908, B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane
3 manuals, 31 speaking stops, tubular pneumatic action
Additions 1922, and console moved 1935 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Electrified 1941 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Addition 1959 J.W. Walker & Sons, UK
3 manuals, 38 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Rebuilt 1984 J.W. Walker & Sons (Australia) Pty Ltd, Sydney
3 manuals, 40 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
St John's Anglican Cathedral, Ann Street
Norman & Beard Ltd, London & Norwich, 1909
Installed 1910 B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane
Additions 1912, 1914, 1915 & 1924
3 manuals, 30 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1972 Hill, Norman & Beard, Melbourne
4 manuals, 81 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic & electro-magnetic action
Tonally redesigned and revoiced 2008-10 W.J Simon Pierce, Brisbane
4 manuals, 82 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic & electro-magnetic action
 
St John's Anglican Pro-Cathedral, George Street
see: All Saints' Anglican Church, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane
 
St Luke's Anglican Church, Charlotte Street
see: All Saints' Anglican Church, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane
St Paul's Presbyterian Church, St Paul’s Terrace
Hill & Son, London, 1882 (job no 1834)
Installed 1883 T.C. Christmas in Presbyterian Church, Creek Street
Installed 1889 in apse of present church
Removed 1891 to present location in transept
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt with additions 1963 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 22 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Stephen's Catholic Cathedral, Elizabeth Street

FIRST ORGAN: Unknown builder
Purchased 1871 and installed 1873 in old St Stephen's Church
Installed 1874 in west gallery of present building
Removed before c.1915
3 manuals, 12(?) speaking stops, mechanical action

SECOND ORGAN: William Anderson, Melbourne,
probably for St Mary's Catholic Church, West Melbourne, 1889
Installed in this location 1921
Removed and installed 1998 in Old Museum Building, Bowen Hills

PRESENT ORGAN: Knud Smenge, Healesville, 2000 (opus 50)
3 manuals, 47 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 

St Stephen's Old Catholic Cathedral (The 'Pugin Chapel'), Elizabeth Street

FIRST ORGAN: Unknown builder
Installed 1873 in this location
Installed 1874 in new St Stephen's Catholic Cathedral, Brisbane

PRESENT ORGAN: George Fincham & Sons, Melbourne, c.1975
Installed c.1978 Liturgical Commission of the Archdiocese of Brisbane
Installed 1979 Institute of Pastoral Liturgy, Clayfield
Installed 1988 Pius XII Seminary, Banyo
Rebuilt 1998 W.J. Simon Pierce (opus 3) and installed in present location 1999
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, no pedals, mechanical action

 
Strand Theatre, cnr Queen and Albert Streets
see: Old Museum Building, Bowen Bridge Road, Bowen Hills
 
Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Albert Street

FIRST ORGAN (former church, cnr Albert Street and Burnett Lane): James Cole, Manchester, c.1878
see: St Thomas' Anglican Church, North Ipswich

PRESENT ORGAN: George Benson, Manchester, 1889.
3 manuals, 26 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular pneumatic action
Addition 1895 B.B. Whitehouse, Brisbane.
Rebuilt with tubular pneumatic action 1911 B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane
Additions 1928 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Rebuilt & enlarged 1951 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
3 manuals, 41 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Rebuilt 1985 J.W. Walker & Sons.
3 manuals, 37 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 

Wintergarden Theatre, Queen Street
Wurlitzer Co., Tonawanda, NY, USA, opus 748
Installed in this location 1924 J.E. Dodd, Adelaide
2 manuals, 7 ranks extended & percussion, electro-pneumatic action
Removed 1937 to Plaza Theatre, Sydney, and subsequently (in enlarged form)
to other locations in Sydney, Darwin and Adelaide

Brisbane - Suburbs

 

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Albion  See: Ascot   &  Clayfield
 
Annerley
 

Former Brethren Chapel, Franklin Street
Unknown builder, c.1890?
Formerly belonged to a doctor in Ispwich
1 manual, 2 speaking stops, mechanical action, no pedals
Removed 1956 to residence of John Brooks, Canberbury, Victoria
Damaged by water c.1980, and broken up

St John’s Presbyterian Church, King Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane 1930
Additions 1945, 1948 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

St Philip's Anglican Church, Cornwall Street, Annerley (Thomson Estate)
Positive Organ Co. Ltd, London
Installed 1890s at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Mackay
Installed 1901 at the Methodist Church, West End
Installed 1909 in previous church on this site
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, 2 melodic couplers, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Destroyed by fire 1954

Uniting (formerly Congregational) Church, Cracknell Road
Whitehouse & Marlor, Brisbane, 1899 for Congregational Church, Wharf Street, Brisbane
Installed in present church 1927 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane.
Overhauled 1985 David Hudd, Brisbane
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, mechanical action
In storage since c.2008

 

Arana Hills

Private Residence, Patricks Road
Builder unknown, one manual, one stop, mechanical action
 
Ascot

St Margaret's Anglican Girls' School, Petrie Street

FIRST ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., 1918, for St Augustine's Anglican Church, Hamilton
Installed in present location 1958 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action, no pedals
Removed to storage c.1993 and broken up c.1994

PRESENT ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., 1905, for Presbyterian Church, Ithaca
Installed at Baptist Church, Greenslopes, 1934 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Additions 1972 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Installed in present location 1994 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, mechanical action, no pedals

Ashgrove

Marist College Chapel, Frasers Road
Roger H. Pogson, Orange, NSW, 1986
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action

 
Residence of John Postle
see: Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Brooks Street, Fortitude Valley

St Finbarr's Catholic Church, Waterworks Road
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1957
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, no pedals, tubular-pneumatic action

St Paul's Anglican Church, Waterworks Road
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1955
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified c.1982 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, electric action

 

Auchenflower

St Alban's Anglican Church, Milton Road
John Hamer-Howorth, Toowoomba, 1972
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action

 
 

Balmoral   See: Bulimba

 
Banyo
Pius XII Seminary, Approach Road
see: St Stephen's Old Catholic Cathedral, Elizabeth Street, Brisbane
 

Bardon

Residence of Christopher Wrench, Simpsons Road

PRACTICE ORGAN: Knud Smenge, Melbourne, 1988, for residence of Norman Kaye, South Yarra, Vic
Installed in residence of Christopher Wrench, Petrie Terrace, 2000 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
Addition 2002 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
Installed in present location 2013 Christopher Wrench
2 manuals, 5 speaking stops, mechanical action

CONTINUO ORGAN: Henk Klop, Gardegen, Netherlands, 2013
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, mechanical action

St Mary's Anglican Church, cnr Simpson and Burnham Roads
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., 1919, for St Mark's Anglican Church, Clayfield (Albion)
Installed in new St Mark's church 1964 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Removed 1977 to this location, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Removed c.1995 to a location in Caboolture, and subsequently to an untraced location in Eumundi
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action, no pedals

 
St Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, The Drive
see: Christadelphian Ecclesia Hall, cnr Weller Rd and Orford St, Wellers Hill
 

Belmont

Residence of Ken Dun, Majura Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1925, for the Baptist Church, Windsor Road, Red Hill
Installed in present location c.1991
2 manuals, 6 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

 
Bowen Hills

Old Museum Building (formerly Exhibition Building), Bowen Bridge Road

FIRST ORGAN: Henry Willis & Sons, London, 1891-92
Installed in this location 1892
4 manuals, 45 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed 1927-29 in Brisbane City Hall

PRESENT ORGAN: William Anderson, Melbourne,
probably for St Mary's Catholic Church, West Melbourne, 1889
Installed 1921 in St Stephen's Catholic Cathedral, Brisbane
Additions c.1921 & 1925 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Restored 1983 Brown & Arkley, Sydney
Installed in present location 1998 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
3 manuals, 28 speaking stops, mechanical action

 
Brighton

Baptist Church, North Road
see: Residence of Dr Thomas Campbell, Murwillumbah

Methodist Church, Nash Street
see: Residence of Dr Thomas Campbell, Murwillumbah

 
Bulimba
St John's Anglican Church, Oxford Street
Revd William Francis Gore, probably in England between c.1875 and c.1881,
incorporating parts of an older organ
Installed 1888 or 1892 in All Saints' Anglican Church, Yandilla
Installed c.1915 in old St Andrew's Anglican Church, Lutwyche Addition c.1923
Inst 1926 new St Andrew's Anglican Church, Lutwyche
Installed 1929 in present location
Refurbished 1979 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Restored with additions 2014 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, mechanical action

SS Peter & Paul's Catholic Church, Riding Road
James Duckworth, Manchester, c.1883, for Wesley Methodist Church, Maryborough
Installed 1884 B.B. Whitehouse, for the Queensland Music Warehouse Co., Brisbane
Restored c.1960 Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt and installed in present location 1983 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 13 speaking stops, electric action

Camp Hill
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Sylvia Street
see: Christadelphian Ecclesia Hall, cnr Weller Rd and Orford St, Wellers Hill

Residence of Ray Smith, 62 Sydney Avenue, Camp Hill
W. Myers King, c.1922, for his residence at Indooroopilly
Installed in the Presbyterian Church, Indooroopilly, 1943 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Removed from Presbyterian Church, Indooroopilly, 1967 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Rebuilt & installed in present location 1971 Ray Smith, Brisbane
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops (6 ranks), direct electric action

 
Chermside

Chermside-Kedron Community (Uniting) Church, cnr Gympie and Rode Roads
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1950, for the Methodist Church, Chermside
Additions 1951, 1966 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged and installed in this location 2002 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane,
incorporating three ranks and soundboards from the 1961 Whitehouse organ at Kedron Uniting Church
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Rode Road
Charles Dirksen Organ Co, Brisbane, 1958
2 manuals, 2 ranks extended, electric action
Broken up c.1980 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane

 
Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, cnr Gympie and Hamilton Roads
see: Chermside-Kedron Community (Uniting) Church, cnr Gympie and Rode Roads
 
Clayfield
 

Former Eagle Junction Congregational Church, Bonney Avenue
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1933
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed 1978 to St Martin's Anglican Church, Mullumbimby, NSW

Institute of Pastoral Liturgy (former Augustinian Priory), London Road
see: St Stephen's Old Catholic Cathedral, Elizabeth Street, Brisbane
 

Scots Presbyterian Church, Bellevue Terrace

FIRST ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co, Brisbane, 1907
Removed 1933 to St Alban's Anglican Church, Toowoomba

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1933
Addition 1955 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1968 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Colomb's Anglican Church, Victoria Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1914
1manual (2-manual console), 5 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed 1957 to present position.
Rebuilt & enlarged 1969 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2manuals, 14 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
St Mark's Anglican Church, Bonney Avenue
see: St Mary's Anglican Church, cnr Simpson and Burnham Roads, Bardon
Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Bonney Avenue
see: Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Passage Street, Cleveland
 
Cleveland

Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Passage Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1911, for Methodist Church, Clayfield (Wooloowin)
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1948 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 17 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & enlarged at present location 1989 Ernest Day (with David Hudd)
Additions 2007 Ernest Day and Bill McKelvie, Cleveland
2 manuals, 30 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Coorparoo
 
Former Residence of the Late J. Nebe, cnr Fifth and Sixth Avenues
see: Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Warren Street, Fortitude Valley

Presbyterian Church, Emlyn Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1962
Addition 1988 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Stephen's Anglican Church, Cavendish Road
Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane, 1959
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops (12 ranks), electric action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1978 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 20 speaking stops, electric action

 
Dutton Park
St Ita's Catholic Church, Gladstone Road
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1960, for former church
Installed 1972 in present church, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action, no pedals
 
Eagle Junction  See: Clayfield
 
East Brisbane

Anglican Church Grammar School Chapel, Oaklands Parade

FIRST ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, c.1941
Installed 1942 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Additions 1943, 1944, 1953, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 5 ranks extended, electro-pneumatic action
Removed 1976 and broken up

PRESENT ORGAN: Roger H. Pogson, Sydney, 1980
2 manuals, 20 speaking stops, mechanical action

Mowbraytown Presbyterian Church, Mowbray Terrace
Charles Richardson, Sydney, 1902
1 manual, 6 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1941 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

St Paul's Anglican Church, Vulture Street

FIRST ORGAN: Timothy Russell, London, 1850 (original location unknown)
Installed 1874 in previous Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Fortitude Valley, and 1877 in present Holy Trinity Church
Removed 1896 from gallery to chancel at Holy Trinity Church, B.B. Whitehouse, Brisbane
Installed 1924 in organ chamber of present church, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
1 manual, 9 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt 1953-54 with addition, John Hamer-Howorth.
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Broken up c.1955-56 H.W. Jarrott & Walter Emerson

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, 1952, for Baptist Church, Wynnum.
Removed to new building at Wynnum, 1975 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Installed in present location 1993 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, tubular pneumatic action

 
Ekibin

St Luke's Anglican Church, Ekibin Road East
Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane, 1957
Action reconditioned c.1971 Hill, Norman & Beard, Melbourne
2 manuals, 4 ranks extended, electric action

 
Fortitude Valley  See also: Bowen Hills

Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Warren Street

FIRST ORGAN: John Nebe, c.1923 for his residence at Coorparoo (possibly second-hand)
Installed in this location 1929 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Installed in Methodist Church, Brighton, 1944 and
Baptist Church, Brighton, 1959 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Installed in Calvary Catholic Church, Miami, 1983, with addition 1985 Ken Beech, Burleigh
Restored 2002 W.J. Simon Pierce & installed in residence of
Dr Thomas Campbell, Murwillumbah, NSW

SECOND ORGAN: John Nebe, Coorparoo, Qld, c.1944
Installed in this location with addition 1945 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Rebuilt 1972 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Removed 1976 to Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Woden, ACT, and
1985 to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Belconnen, ACT
Broken up 2011.

 

'Dara', the Former Residence of the Late W.A. Duncan, near Duncan Street
London-built 'Finger Organ'
For sale at this location 1859

Former Methodist Church, Brookes Street
Edward F. Waldron, Brisbane, 1888
Completed c.1889 T.C. Christmas, Brisbane
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt 1937 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed to storage c.1982
Broken up c.2002 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane

 

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Church Street

FIRST ORGAN: Timothy Russell, London, 1850, for unknown location
Installed in former Holy Trinity Church 1874 and in present church 1877
Removed 1924 to St Paul's Anglican Church, East Brisbane

PRESENT ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., 1909, for the Methodist Church, West End
Installed in present church 1924 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1969 Hill, Norman & Beard, Melbourne
Addition 1996 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 11 ranks & mixture extended, electric action

GALLERY ORGAN: (property of John Postle),
Positive Organ Co. Ltd., London, opus 172, c.1900
Removed c.1935 from Catholic Apostolic Church, South Brisbane (later St Thomas' Anglican Church) &
installed 1940 in St Joseph's Catholic Church, Kangaroo Point, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Restored & installed in residence of John Postle, Ashgrove, 1989-90 W.J. Simon Pierce
Installed in present location 1991
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action, no pedals

St Patrick's Catholic Church, Morgan Street
T.C. Christmas, Brisbane, for W. Horatio Wilson, Brisbane, c.1881
Installed in this location, 1882
3 manuals, 13 speaking stops, mechanical action

Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, Warner Street
see: Uniting Chuch, Beaudesert

Wickham Hall, Wickham Street
Alfred Cobby, Gympie, c.1890
Displayed January 1891 at this location
Located August 1891 at the Breakfast Creek Pavilion
Subsequent history unknown
2 manuals, [14?] speaking stops, mechanical action

 
Greenslopes
Baptist Church, Dunellan Street
see: St Margaret's Anglican Girls' School, Petrie Street, Ascot
 
Hamilton

St Augustine's Anglican Church, Charlton Street

FIRST ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1918
Removed to St Margaret's Anglican Girls' School, Ascot 1958 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1959
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Additions 1988; rebuilt & enlarged 2007 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 19 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Luke's Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Jackson Street
Unknown builder, originally a 'finger & barrel' organ
Installed 1904 B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, at the Congregational Church, Baroona Road, Milton
1 manual, 6 speaking stops, mechanical action
Barrel attachment removed 1930 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in present location 1971 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Addition 1976 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Additions (by extension) 1990 Alan Jenner (organist)
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops (8 ranks), electric action

 
Hemmant

Residence of W.J. Simon Pierce, Foley Road
Aug. Laukhuff, Weikersheim, W. Germany, 1959
Installed 1959 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane,
at St James' Anglican Church, Kelvin Grove
Removed to this location 2008 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 3 ranks extended, electric action

 
Highgate Hill

Park Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, Hampstead Road
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1913, for Park Presbyterian Church, South Brisbane
Addition 1948 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Installed in new Park Presbyterian Church, Highgate Hill, 1952 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed to storage at St Patrick's Catholic Cathedral, Toowoomba
c.1998 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane

 
Indooroopilly
 
Former Presbyterian Church, Station Road
see: Residence of Ray Smith, Sydney Avenue, Camp Hill
 
Former Residence of the late W. Myers King, Foxton Street
see: Residence of Ray Smith, Sydney Avenue, Camp Hill

Holy Family Catholic Church, Ward Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1963
2 manuals, 4 ranks extended, electric action

St Andrew's Anglican Church, Lambert Road
Driver & Lupton, Keighley, Yorkshire, 1884, for Slack Lane Baptist Church, Hawarth, Yorkshire
Restored & installed in present location 1988 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
3 manuals, 27 speaking stops, mechanical action

St Peter's Lutheran College, Harts Road
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1980
Completed 1983 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals (3-manual console), 23 speaking stops, electric action

Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Station Road
H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane, 1962, for the Methodist Church, Indooroopilly
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, electric action
Rebuilt and enlarged 1976 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane, in present church
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops, electric action
Removed 2009 and broken up

 
Ithaca
 

Presbyterian Church, Enoggera Terrace

FIRST ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1905
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, no pedals, mechanical action
Now located at St Margaret's Anglican Girls' School, Ascot

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1933
Rebuilt 2000 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
2 manuals, 5 ranks extended, electric action

St Barnabas' Anglican Church, Waterworks Road

FIRST ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1913
2 manuals, 5 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Tonal revisions 1986 David Hudd, Brisbane
Damaged by fire 1994 and broken up

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1966, for the Methodist (later Uniting) Church, Kedron
Removed to storage before 1994
Installed in present location c.1995 David Cahill, Warwick
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, electric action

 
Jamboree Heights

Residence of Gregory Mayer, Harans Street
Alfred Monk, London, c.1870
Installed after 1903 in Holy Cross Anglican Church, Hove, Sussex, UK
Installed in present location, 2008, Gregory Mayer
1 manual, 6 speaking stops, pedal pulldowns, mechanical action

 
Kangaroo Point

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, cnr River Terrace and Llewellyn Street
Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane, 1958, for former meetinghouse on this site
2 manuals, 4 ranks extended, electric action
Rebuilt & installed in present location 2003 W.J. Simon Pierce
2 manuals, 6 ranks extended, electric action

'Leckhampton', Former residence of the late Charles S. Snow, Shafston Avenue
Charles S. Snow, Brisbane, c.1909, for his residence at this location
2 manuals, mechanical action
Removed c.1917 to unknown location

St Joseph's Catholic Church, Leopard Street
see: Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Brookes Street, Fortitude Valley

St Mary's Anglican Church, Main Street
H.C. Lincoln, London, 1823 or earlier
Installed 1876 in present church, and 1893 in new transept
Restored 1897 Whitehouse & Marlor, Brisbane
Additions 1898 Whitehouse & Marlor, Brisbane
Addition 1922 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1961 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

Kangaroo Point

Wesley Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Linton Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1903
Restored 1953 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Restored with additions 1989 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 13 speaking stops, mechanical action

Kedron
 

Former Residence of the Late L.R. Somerville, Little Barron Street
Leslie Robert Somerville, Brisbane, c.1940
Installed in subsequent residences of L.R. Somerville
2 manuals, 5 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed 1961 to the Methodist Church, Bexhill, NSW,
and subsequently rebuilt and enlarged

Former Uniting (previously Presbyterian) Church, Strathmore (formerly Richmond) Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1961
2 manuals, 6 speaking stops, electric action
Removed 2000 and incorporated into organ at Chermside-Kedron Community (Uniting) Church

 
Residence of Donald Backstrom, Eddowes Street
see: Former Methodist (subsequently Uniting) Church, Lutwyche Road, Lutwyche
 
Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, cnr Leckie Road & Ninth Avenue
see: St Barnabas' Anglican Church, Waterworks Road, Ithaca
 
Kelvin Grove

Kelvin Grove State College, Lestrange Terrace
Christie, London, 1932-33, for Granada Theatre, Maidstone, Kent, England
Removed 1970 after the theatre was flooded
Installed in present location 1973-75 Theatre Organ Society of Australia (Queensland Division),
with a second-hand console from New Zealand
3 manuals, 8 ranks extended & percussion, electro-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & enlarged 2001 Theatre Organ Society of Australia (Queensland Division)
3 manuals, 11 ranks extended & percussion, electro-pneumatic action

St James' Anglican Church, Enoggera Road
see: Residence of W.J. Simon Pierce, Hemmant

 
Lutwyche
 

Former Methodist (subsequently Uniting) Church, Lutwyche Road
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1949
Removed to storage c.1994 at Sandgate,
and c.1999 at Residence of Donald Backstrom, Kedron
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

St Andrew's Anglican Church, Lutwyche Road

FIRST ORGAN: W.F. Gore, for All Saints' Anglican Church, Yandilla, before 1885
see: St John's Anglican Church, Bulimba

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1929
1 manual (2-manual console), 5 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Enlarged (Swell added) & installed in new chancel 1960 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Electrified 1982 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Removed to right-hand side of organ loft 1992 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Milton

Christ Church Anglican Church, Hale Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1922
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified & enlarged 1984 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, electric action

Congregational Church, Baroona Road
see: St Luke's Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Jackson Street, Hamilton

St Francis' Anglican Theological College, Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Milton Road
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1935, for Catholic Apostolic Church, South Brisbane
(subsequently St Thomas' Anglican Church)
2 manuals, 6 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Additions 1939, 1946, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Installed in present location with tonal revisions, 1972, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Morningside
 

Anglican Church of the Ascension, Wynnum Road,
C.W. Leggo, Sydney, c.1930, for St Stephen's Anglican Church, Hurlstone Park
1 manual, 5 ranks extended, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & installed at this location 1967 Fr R.H. Miles, Morningside
2 manuals, 5 ranks extended, direct electric & electro-pneumatic action
Broken up 1992 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane

 

Former Residence of Dr Graeme Westacott, Brussels Avenue
Peter Burton, Melbourne, 1981, for residence of Graeme Morton, Taringa
Removed 1985 to residence of Dr Graeme Westacott, Wangan
Installed at this location c.1990
2 manuals, 4 speaking stops, mechanical action
Broken up c.1992 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane

 

Former Residence of the Late Mrs A.E.A. Jarrott, 15 Simpson Street
Anonymous, undated
In storage from c.1914 in Melbourne
Installed c.1922 William J. Snow in his residence, cnr Margaret and Lindsay Streets, Toowoomba
Installed 1926 in the Methodist Church, Oakey
1 manual & pedals, 5 speaking stops, mechanical action
Installed in this location c.1955 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Broken up c.1959 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane

Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Thynne Road
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1947
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

 
Mowbraytown  See: East Brisbane   
 
New Farm

St Michael & All Angels' Anglican Church, Brunswick Street

FIRST ORGAN: G.F. Steinmeyer, Oettingen, W. Germany, 1891, opus 425, for Mr Süss, Wooloongabba
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, pedal pulldowns, mechanical action
Installed c.1894 in old church, and 1959 in new church at New Farm
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, mechanical action
Broken up 1960s

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1964, incorporating the pipework of the first organ
Pipework replaced after damage by vandals 2000 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
2 manuals, 7 ranks extended, electric action

 
Nundah

Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Bage Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1926
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified 1973; additions 1973 and c.1980, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 

Former Uniting (originally Methodist) Church, Union Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1913
1manual (2-manual console), 5 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Enlarged (Swell added) 1924 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Damaged by water 1985, and removed to storage, David Hudd, Brisbane
Broken up c.1995-98 David Cahill, Warwick

St Francis' Anglican Church, Cavendish Street
see: Nazareth Lutheran Church, Hawthorne Street, Woolloongabba
 
Oxley

Residence of the Late Blair Linnett, Irwin Terrace
John Compton Organ Co., London, 1937, for A.B.C. Regal Cinema, Chester, England
Removed 1971 to storage at this location
Installed 1978 Blair Linnett
3 manuals, 6 ranks extended & percussion, electro-pneumatic action

 
Paddington  See: Ithaca   
 
Petrie Terrace

Former Residence of Christopher Wrench, Crown Street
See: Residence of Christopher Wrench, Simpsons Road, Bardon

 
Red Hill  see also: Ithaca

Baptist Church, Windsor Road, Red Hill

FIRST ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1925
2 manuals, 6 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed c.1991 to the residence of Ken Dun, Belmont

PRESENT ORGAN: J. Peel, c.1940, for his residence in South Brisbane
Removed 1948 & installed in north transept of
Redeemer Lutheran Church, Toowoomba, 1949 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in gallery 1964 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
Enlarged & installed in new Redeemer Lutheran Church 1979 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
Installed in present location 1990-91 H.W. Jarrott and Darryl Skerman
Re-scaled and re-voiced 1993 Australian Pipe Organs, Melbourne
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Damaged by storm November 2006
Rebuilt and enlarged 2008 Ian Brown and Associates, Ballina
2 manuals, 22 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Residence of Dr Peter Roennfeldt, Fullerton Street
see: Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, Grey Street, South Bank

Red Hill, St Brigid

St Brigid's Catholic Church, Musgrave Road
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1914
2 manuals, 17 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Case designed by Robin Dods
Rosalie

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Given Terrace
J.W. Walker & Sons, London, 1885
Installed 1886 in St Mark's Anglican Church, Warwick
Installed in gallery of Sacred Heart Church 1925 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Damaged by fire & restored 1942 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Removed from gallery to present position c.1976 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Restored 1982 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane

 
St Lucia

Chinese Christian Church
(formerly Methodist, and subsequently Uniting Church), Ryans Road

Noel Ferguson, Cairns, 1951, for his residence in Cairns
2 manuals, 4 ranks extended, electric action
Installed in the present location 1970 with additions, H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 5 ranks extended, electric action

Christ Church Anglican Church, Central Avenue
Hill, Norman & Beard, Melbourne, 1969 (o/n Q780)
2 manuals, 6 ranks extended & mixture, electric action
Rebuilt, enlarged & removed from west end to east end of church 1994 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 25 speaking stops (10 ranks extended & mixture), electric action

Cromwell College Chapel (Uniting Church), University of Queensland
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1955
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

Emmanuel College Chapel (Uniting Church), University of Queensland
Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane, 1961
2 manuals, 4 ranks extended, electric action

Forgan Smith Building, University of Queensland

King's College Chapel (Uniting Church), University of Queensland
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1956
Alteration 1989 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

Residence of Dr Phillip Gearing, Highland Terrace, St Lucia
P.D. Collins, St Albans, UK, 1979
Installed 1981 in Department of Music, University of Queensland, St Lucia
Installed in residence of Phillip Gearing, Toowoomba, 1997-98 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
Installed in present location 2014
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, mechanical action
 

St John's College Chapel (Anglican), University of Queensland

FIRST ORGAN: H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane, 1960, for St Paul's Anglican Church, Taringa
Installed in this location 1986 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 4 speaking stops, electric action
Removed c.1992, sold 2003 to David Cahill, Warwick, and broken up

SECOND ORGAN (still at this location): H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane, 1992
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops (8 ranks), electric action

PRESENT ORGAN: Kenneth Tickell & Co., Northampton, UK, 2011
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops, mechanical action

The James and Mary Emelia Mayne Centre
(formerly Mayne Hall),
University of Queensland, St Lucia

Roger H. Pogson, Sydney / Aug. Laukhuff, Weikersheim, West Germany 1976
3 manuals, 45 speaking stops, mechanical action

Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, cnr Swann Road & Hawken Drive
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1954
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

University of Queensland, Department of Music
see: Residence of Dr Phillip Gearing, Highland Terrace, St Lucia
 
South Bank   (South Brisbane)

Former Baptist Church, Vulture Street, South Bank (formerly South Brisbane)

FIRST ORGAN: H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane, 1967
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, electric action
Enlarged 1972 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 5 ranks extended, electric action
Destroyed by fire 1982

SECOND ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1928 for the
Congregational Church Hall, Adelaide Street, Brisbane
Installed 1942 City Congregational Church, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane
Installed 1959 City Congregational Church, Ann Street, Brisbane
2 manuals (3-manual console), 14 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified with additions c.1973 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 17 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & installed in present location 1984 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 19 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Removed to storage 2013

Gallery of Modern Art (Cinémathèque Cinema A), Stanley Place
Wurlitzer Co., Tonawanda, NY, USA, opus 2040
Installed 1929 J.E. Dodd, Adelaide, in the Regent Theatre, Queen Street, Brisbane
Console moved to centre of pit 1944 & piano moved to left 1954 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Removed 1964 to the residence of Dr Keith King, Lawson, Blue Mtns, NSW
Removed 2004 to storage & installed in present location 2007 Don Clark & W.J. Simon Pierce
3 manuals, 15 ranks extended & percussion, electro-pneumatic action

Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, Grey Street

MAIN ORGAN: P.D. Collins, St Albans, UK, for
Queensland Conservatorium of Music, George Street, Brisbane, 1980
Located temporarily at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Woolloongabba, 1994-97
Installed in this location 1997 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 22 speaking stops, mechanical action

CHAMBER ORGAN: W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane, 1996
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, no pedals, mechanical action

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), Concert Hall, South Bank
Johannes Klais Orgelbau, Bonn, 1986
4 manuals, 88 speaking stops, mechanical action
South Brisbane  See also: South Bank
  Baptist Church, Vulture Street - see South Bank above.

Congregational (now Serbian Orthodox) Church, Vulture Street

FIRST ORGAN (former church): B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1910
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, mechanical action
Destroyed by fire 1931

SECOND ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1933
Addition 1948 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
In storage 1978-2002 at Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, Stafford, but not installed
Restoration by John Brooks, Coolum Beach, in progress

 

Former Catholic Apostolic Church (subsequently St Thomas' Anglican Church), Manning Street

FIRST ORGAN see: Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Fortitude Valley (Gallery organ)

SECOND ORGAN see: St Francis' Anglican Theological College, Milton

Former Park Presbyterian Church, Glenelg Street
see: Park Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, Hampstead Road, Highgate Hill

Former Residence of the Late Mr J. Peel, Vulture Street
see: Baptist Church, Windsor Road, Red Hill

Somerville House (Brisbane High School for Girls), Graham Street
A. Hunter & Son, Clapham, London, 1888, for Methodist Church, Waverley, NSW
3 manuals, 24 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, electrified, enlarged & installed in Harker Hall at this location 1976 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Additions 1984 J.W. Walker & Sons
Restored 1997 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
Removed to Centenary Hall (new casework and console) 2001 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
3 manuals, 28 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Andrew's Anglican Church, Vulture Street
J.W. Walker & Sons, London, 1884
Installed 1885 T.C. Christmas, Brisbane
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops, mechanical action.
Restored with additions 1961 Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane
Rebuilt and enlarged 1970 Laurie Pipe Organs, Melbourne
3 manuals, 30 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Restoration commenced 2010 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane

   
Taringa

Baptist Church, Morrow Street
H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane, c.1957, for former church at this location
Moved to new church c.1979
Console placed in storage, c.2007
Removed to storage 2013 David Cahill, Warwick
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, no pedals, electric action

 

Former St Paul's Anglican Church, Moggill Road
see: St John's College Chapel, University of Queensland
& Former Homestead of the Gore Family, Yandilla

 
Residence of Graeme Morton, Alexander Avenue
see: Former Residence of Dr Graeme Westacott, Morningside
   
Thompson Estate  See: Annerley
   
Toowong
 
Former Residence of the Late Hon. W. H. Wilson
see: St Patrick's Catholic Church, Morgan Street, Fortitude Valley
& Uniting (formerly St Andrew's Presbyterian) Church, Red Hill Road, Gympie

St Ignatius Catholic Church, Kensington Terrace
Aug. Laukhuff, Weikersheim, W. Germany, 1959
Installed 1959 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 2 ranks extended, electric action

St Thomas' Anglican Church, cnr Jephson and High Streets
B.B. Whitehouse, 1886, for Queensland Piano, Organ and Music Warehouse Company, Brisbane
Installed in present location 1888 [Edward] F. Waldron, Brisbane
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, mechanical action
Tubular-pneumatic action to pedals 1948 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Rebuilt & enlarged 1963 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, electric action

Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Jephson Street

FIRST ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., 1909, for the Presbyterian Church, Toowong
Installed in this loc 1959 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Removed 1975 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba

SECOND ORGAN: Werner-Bosch, Sandershausen, W. Germany, 1958
Formerly at Elizabeth Street Chapel (Brethren), Wellington, New Zealand
Installed in this location 1975 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Removed 1982 and rebuilt 1984 Knud Smenge for St Mary's Anglican Church, North Melbourne, Vic.

 
Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, Sherwood Road
see: Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Jephson Street, Toowong
   
Wellers Hill

Christadelphian Ecclesia Hall (formerly Presbyterian Church, and subsequently Uniting Church)
cnr Weller Road and Orford Street

Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane, 1957, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Camp Hill
Removed 1979 H.W. Jarrott to St Mary's Catholic Church, Bardon
Removed from Bardon mid-1980s H.W. Jarrott
Rebuilt & enlarged 2002 Ray Smith in present location
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops (6 ranks), electric action

   
West End
 
West End Uniting Church, Vulture Street

FIRST ORGAN: Positive Organ Company Ltd, London, 1890s,
for Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Mackay
Installed in this location 1901;
Removed c.1909 to St Philip's Anglican Church, Annerley

SECOND ORGAN: B.B.Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1909.
Removed 1924 to Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Fortitude Valley

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1924
Restored 1991-92 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 19 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

Woolloongabba
Former residence of Henry Edwin Fisher, Broadway Street
see: Residence of Graham Fisher, Kingston Road, Kingston, Vic.

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Hawthorne Street

FIRST ORGAN: B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane 1912
2 manuals, mechanical action, destroyed by fire 1929

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane 1930
Additions c.1952 Whitehouse Bros & 1986 David Hudd, Brisbane
Alterations 2011 W. J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

Nazareth Lutheran Church, Hawthorne  Street

FIRST ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1926, for St Francis' Anglican Church, Nundah
Installed in present church 1977
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Destroyed by fire 2000

PRESENT ORGAN: W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane, 2005
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, mechanical action

 

Wooloowin See: Clayfield
 
Wynnum
 
Baptist Church, Bay Terrace
see: St Paul's Anglican Church, Vulture Street, East Brisbane

Presbyterian (formerly St Andrew's Presbyterian) Church, Bay Terrace
Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane, 1960
2 manuals, 4 ranks extended, electric action

   
   
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Beaudesert

Uniting Church, cnr William and Duckett Streets
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1922, for Presbyterian Church, Fortitude Valley
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified 1973 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Installed in present location 1991-92 W.H. McKelvie, Beaudesert
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

   
Beenleigh

Bethesda (formerly St Peter's) Lutheran Church, City Road
Knud Smenge, Melbourne, 1983
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, mechanical action

   
   
Buderim

St Marks' Anglican Church, Burnett Street
George Fincham & Sons, Melbourne, 1986, for St Paul's Anglican Church, Glen Waverley, Vic
Installed in present location with new facade 1998 Australian Pipe Organs, Melbourne
2 manuals, 33 speaking stops (11 ranks), electric action

   
Bundaberg

Christ Church Anglican Church, Maryborough Street
M.P. Möller, Hagerstown, Maryland, U.S.A, 1902
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, mechanical action
Installed in new church 1927 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Enlarged 1963 Charles Dirksen Organ Co., Brisbane
Additions and alterations 1996 W. J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops, mechanical & electric action

Holy Rosary Catholic Church, cnr Woongarra and Barolin Streets
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1933
Removed from gallery to transept,
with addition 1986 David Hudd, Brisbane.
2 manuals, 4 ranks extended, electro-pneumatic action

St Andrew's Seventh-Day Adventist Church
(formerly Presbyterian, and subsequently Uniting Church), Maryborough Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1932
Addition 1986 David Hudd
2 manuals, 5 ranks extended, electro-pneumatic action

St John's Lutheran Church, George Street
E.F. Walcker, Ludwigsburg-Wrtt, Germany, 1898, mechanical action
Rebuilt 1938 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in new church 1960 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Alteration 1990 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Barolin Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1926, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged and installed in new church 1937
Electrified & enlarged 1980 Whitehouse Bros
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

   
Burleigh Heads

Former Infant Saviour Catholic Church, cnr Connor Street & Park Avenue
Charles Richardson, Sydney, 1909, for Wesley Methodist Church, Wollongong, NSW
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt and enlarged 1940 Hill, Norman & Beard, Melbourne (o/n N124)
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Addition 1961 S.T. Noad, Sydney
Installed 1982 in Infant Saviour Catholic Church with additions, Ken Beech, Burleigh,
with assistance of Brown & Arkley, Sydney
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Removed to storage at Marymount College, Burleigh, 2000 Ken Beech
Removed to another location and damaged by water c.2008
Broken up c.2009

St John's Anglican Church, Park Avenue
S.T. Noad, Sydney, 1950, for the North Croydon Methodist (subsequently Uniting) Church, NSW
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in the present location 1992 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

   
Caboolture
Former Residence of Colin Middleton, Dobson Lane
see: St Mary's Anglican Church, cnr Simpson and Burnham Roads, Bardon
 

Caloundra

St Andrew's Anglican Church, Upper Gay Terrace, Kings Beach
John Hamer-Howorth, Toowoomba, 1967
Additions 1969, 1973 John Hamer-Howorth, Toowoomba
1 manual, 6 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Broken up 1987 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane

   
Cairns
Former Residence of the Late Noel M. Ferguson
see: Chinese Christian Church, Ryans Road, St Lucia
 
Former Uniting (previously Methodist) Church, Aplin Street
see: Uniting Church, cnr Anzac Avenue & Richens Street, Redcliffe

Presbyterian (formerly St Andrew's ) Church, Sheridan Street
R. Spurden Rutt & Co. Ltd., London, 1956
2 manuals, 3 ranks extended, electric action

 

St John's Anglican Church, Lake Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1927
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, tubular-peumatic action, no pedals.
Removed c.1950s Robert Simpson, Cairns

   
Charters Towers

St Paul's Playhouse (formerly St Paul's Anglican Church), Upper Mosman Street
Unknown builder (English) 1849
Installed 1856 at St Philip's Anglican Church, Clarence Street, Sydney
Installed 1875 in St Saviour's Schoolroom (Anglican pro-Cathedral), Goulburn, NSW
Installed in this location 1895
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, mechanical action
Broken up, apparently after 1912

   
Clontarf

St Peter the Fisherman Anglican Church, Lucinda Street
P.D. Collins, St Albans, UK, 1978
Installed 1979 at St Mark's Anglican Church, Woody Point
Installed in present church 1993
1 manuals, 3 speaking stops, no pedals, mechanical action

   
Coolum Beach

Residence of John Brooks, Malabu Avenue

FIRST ORGAN: Builder unknown (possibly Robert Mackenzie, Melbourne)
Installed second-hand 1881 at the Baptist Tabernacle, Collingwood, Vic
Installed 1963 at the Baptist Church, Middleborough Road, Burwood East, Vic
Installed c.1980 at the residence of John Brooks, View Street, Mont Albert, Vic
Removed to present location 1993, and currently under restoration
1 manual & pedals, 6 speaking stops, 1 coupler, mechanical action

SECOND ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1933, for the Congregational Church, South Brisbane

   
Dalby

Presbyterian (formerly St Thomas') Church, cnr Condamine & Patrick Streets
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1952
Removed to present Worship and Ministry Centre after 1992
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

   
Drayton see: Toowoomba
   
Eagle Heights see: Tamborine Mountain
   
Elanora
 
Former Residence of Dr W.J. Ralph, Pine Cone Court
see: Residence of Dr W.J. Ralph, Packhurst Street, Mornington, VIC
   
Eumundi
 
Unknown Location
see: St Mary's Anglican Church, cnr Simpson and Burnham Roads, Bardon
 
Gatton
Peace Lutheran Church, Spencer Street
Walter Emerson, Toowoomba, 1980
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops, electric action
 
Gold Coast

see:

Burleigh Heads

Elanora

Miami

Southport

 
Goondiwindi

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Bowen Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1952
1 manuals, 5 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

Gympie
St Patrick's Catholic Church, Church Street
Richard Heslop, London, c.1897
Installed 1898
Restored 1993, 2000, 2008 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 13 speaking stops, mechanical action
St Peter's Anglican Church, Lady Mary Terrace
Henry Jones & Sons, South Kensington, 1902
Installed c.1959 present church from old church
Restored 1986-87 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Gympie, Surface Hill Uniting Church
Surface Hill Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Channon Street
George Benson, Manchester, 1888, for residence of James Lord, Brisbane
Installed 1890 in present church, B.B. Whitehouse, Brisbane
Restored 1997-98 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, mechanical action

Uniting (formerly St Andrew's Presbyterian) Church, Red Hill Road
Henry Willis & Sons, London, 1884, for the residence of Hon. W.H. Wilson, Brisbane
Installed 1887 in the Presbyterian Church, Wickham Terrace, Brisbane
Installed c.1905 in the old church on the present site
Electrified & installed in present church 1962 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Hatton Vale
 

Apostolic Cathedral, Niemeyer's Rd

FIRST ORGAN: Installed 1896. Details unknown

PRESENT ORGAN: Installed 1950 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane,
incorporating case, soundboard & action of original organ at the
Methodist Church, Wooloowin, and pipework from first organ
at All Saints' Anglican Church, Brisbane
1 manual, 6 speaking stops, mechanical action, no pedals
Enlarged 2008 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
1 manual & pedals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action

 
Hervey Bay

Presbyterian Church, Denman Camp Road, Scarness
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane 1959
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, electric action

 
Hughenden

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Mowbray Street
Installed 1968 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane,
incorporating parts of the G.F. Steinmeyer organ at
St Michael & All Angels' Anglican Church, New Farm, Brisbane, with new pipework
1 manual, 4 speaking stops, mechanical action
Removed 1981 and broken up

 
Innisfail    See: Wangan
 
Ipswich

Central Congregational Church (former church), Brisbane Street
Alfred Fuller, Melbourne, 1881, for residence of A.H. Barlow, Ipswich
Installed in this location 1882 James Haldane, Brisbane
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1887 B.B.Whitehouse, for the
Queensland Organ, Piano & Music Warehouse Company, Brisbane
Rebuilt, electrified & enlarged 1935 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 29 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Damaged by fire & broken up 1953 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane

 

Central (formerly St Stephen's) Presbyterian Church, Limestone Street

FIRST ORGAN: Unknown builder, installed 1866
See: St Peter's Anglican Church, Southport

PRESENT ORGAN: B.B Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1917
2 manuals (3-manual console), 13 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in organ loft, 1958 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic & direct electric action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1996 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
2 manuals, 25 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic & direct electric action

Central Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Ellenborough Street
B.B Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1905
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified 1976 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St John's Lutheran Church, Roderick Street
British Pianoforte Depot Ltd., 1911,
for St Andrew's Presbyterian (subsequently Uniting) Church, Tamworth, NSW
Installed in present location with addition 1996 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action

St Mary's Catholic Church, Elizabeth Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane 1915
Addition c.1917
Restored 1987-96 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 19 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

St Paul's Anglican Church, Brisbane Street
J.W. Walker, London, 1859-60 (job no 649)
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Removed 1882 to new west gallery
Removed 1888 to north (left) transept
Swell rebuilt & enlarged 1897 with additions 1903 Whitehouse & Marlor, Brisbane
Rebuilt & enlarged 1912-14 B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane
3 manuals, 18 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Addition 1922 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Installed in chancel with additions 1929 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
3 manuals, 22 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged and installed 1975 in south (right) transept, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
3 manuals, 35 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Additions and revisions 1997 and 2000 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
Rebuilt, enlarged and removed to north (left) transept 2014-16 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
3 manuals, 43 speaking stops, 8 couplers, mechanical action

St Thomas' Anglican Church, Lawrence Street, North Ipswich
James Cole, Manchester, c.1878
Installed 1878 Wesleyan Church, Albert Street, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Installed in present location with addition 1892 W.H. Paling & Co., Brisbane
2 manuals, 13 speaking stops, mechanical action
Restored 1937 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Partially rebuilt 1968 John Hamer-Howorth
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action

   
Kennedy

Residence of Hendrik (Hank) Roelofs, Bruce Highway
Charles Dirksen Organ Co, Brisbane, 1963, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Prospect, South Australia
Installed and rebuilt c.1980 in residence of Hendrik Roelofs, Adelaide
Installed in present location 1989-90 Hendrik Roelofs, Kennedy
2 manuals, 2 ranks extended, electric action
Enlarged to 3 manuals with additional pipework c.2012-15 Hendrik Roelofs, Kennedy

   
Mackay
 

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Gordon Street

FIRST ORGAN (previous church): Positive Organ Company Ltd, London, 1890s
Removed 1901 to the Methodist Church, West End
Removed c.1909 to St Philip's Anglican Church, Annerley

SECOND ORGAN (previous church): B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1911
Damaged in cyclone, 1918
Installed c.1921 at All Hallows' Convent Chapel, Brisbane

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1956
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Additions 2015 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

St Paul's Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, MacAlister Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1953
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

 
Maryborough
Former Wesley Methodist Church, Adelaide Street
see: SS Peter & Paul's Catholic Church, Riding Road, Bulimba
St Mary's Catholic Church, Adelaide Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1912
Removed 1936 from west gallery to south transept
Restored with addition 1991 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops, mechanical action
St Paul's Anglican Church, Ellena Street
Wadsworth, Manchester, 1883
Installed 1884 B.B. Whitehouse, for the 'Brisbane Piano Warehouse'
2 manuals, 21 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt with additions and alterations 1969 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Renovated 1999 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 24 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
St Stephen's (formerly Presbyterian) Uniting Church, Sussex Street
Alex Young & Sons, Manchester 1890
Installed 1891, 2 manuals, 20 speaking stops, mechanical action
Addition 1939 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Electrified with pedal additions 1966 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 24 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
   
Miami
Calvary Catholic Church, Santa Monica Road
see: Residence of Dr Thomas Campbell, Murwillumbah
   
Minden

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tallegalla Road
FIRST ORGAN: Unknown builder, installed c.1881.
PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1931.
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action, no pedals.

   
Nambour

St John the Baptist Anglican Church, Currie Street
FIRST ORGAN: Installed 1925
Probably a reed organ
PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1960
2 manuals, 6 speaking stops, electric action
Enlarged 1976 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
New casework 1999 Ian Brown & Associates, Ballina
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, electric action

   
Oakey
 
Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church
see: Former Residence of the Late Mrs A.E.A. Jarrott, Simpson Street, Morningside
   
Pittsworth

St Andrew's Anglican Church, cnr Murray & Hume Streets
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1929
Additions 1973 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
1 manual, 7 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

   
Pomona

Majestic Theatre, Factory Street
Installed 1982 Ron West incorporating console and pipework from various sources
Additions c.1990
2 manuals, 7 ranks extended & percussion, electro-pneumatic action

 
Redcliffe  see also Woody Point  &  Clontarf

St Mary's Anglican Church, Sutton Street
John Compton Organ Co., London, c.1959
Installed in this location 1963 from showroom of W.H.Paling, Brisbane
Damaged by fire 1980 & c.1990
Restored & enlarged (by extension) 1981 & c.1990 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 2 ranks extended, electric action

Uniting Church, cnr. Anzac Avenue & Richens Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1937, for former Methodist Church, Cairns
Additions c.1950 Noel M. Ferguson, Cairns
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt with addition 1972 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Installed in present location 1990 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

   
Rockhampton

St Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Bolsover Street
W.E. Richardson & Sons, Manchester, 1899
Installed 1900 Charles Richardson, Sydney
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt 1933 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Electrified 1989 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Joseph's Catholic Cathedral, cnr William and West Streets
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1926
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

St Paul's Anglican Cathedral, William Street

FIRST ORGAN: Joshua Porritt, Leicester, 1883
Inst 1883 T.C. Christmas, Brisbane,
2 manuals, 16 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt 1938 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 17 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed and broken up 1966

PRESENT ORGAN: J.W. Walker & Sons Ltd, Ruislip, 1965
2 manuals, 6 ranks extended & mixture, electric action

Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Campbell Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1913
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in new church 1959 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Addition and revision 1985 David Hudd, Brisbane
Manual compass reduced 1998 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Roma

St Paul's Anglican Church, Arthur Street, Roma
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1929
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed from chancel to west end c.1958 & electrified c.1970 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Ropeley

Immanuel Lutheran Church, Ropeley-Rockside Road
H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane, 1971
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, electric action, no pedals

 
Scarness  See: Hervey Bay
 
Southport

St Hilda's (Anglican Girls') School, High Street, Southport
J.W. Walker & Sons, Brandon, Suffolk, 1985
Installed 1986 David Hudd, Brisbane
2 manuals, 8 speaking stops, mechanical action

St Peter's Anglican Church, Nerang Street
Original builder unknown
Probably installed 1866 at St Stephen's Presbyterian Church, Ipswich
Installed c.1921 in St Alban's Chapel, The Southport School, Southport,
1924 in former St Peter's Church, Southport, and 1959 in present church.
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt with electro-pneumatic action 1976 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
Additions 1982 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba; 1990 Australian Pipe Organs, Melbourne
and 2010 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Enlarged 2014 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
3 manuals, 18 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

The Southport School (Anglican), St Alban's Chapel, Winchester Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1925
Addition 1925 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 23 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified 1979 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals (3-manual console), 23 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Stanthorpe

St Paul's Anglican Church, cnr Corundum & High Streets
Walter Emerson, Toowoomba, c.1955-64 for his residence in Holberton Street, Toowoomba
Installed in present location 1964 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Electrified with pedal additions 1984 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
Restored 2002 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
2 manuals, 13 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Tamborine Mountain

St George's Anglican Church, Dapsang Drive
W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane, 1993
Additions 1997-2000 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
1 manual, 11 speaking stops, mechanical action

 
Toowoomba

Baillie Henderson Hospital, Hogg Street, Willowburn
Walter Emerson, Toowoomba, 1968
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Hume Street
Charles Dirksen Organ Co, Brisbane, 1957
Restored 1982 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
Installed in renovated building 1997 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 2 ranks extended, electric action

Concordia Lutheran College Chapel, Stephen Street
Walter Emerson, Toowoomba, 1972
Additions 1975, 1979 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 21 speaking stops (12 ranks extended & mixture), electro-pneumatic action

Empire Church Theatre (formerly Methodist, and subsequently Wesley Uniting Church)
Neil Street, Toowoomba

Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1928
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Organ console removed c.2000

Fairholme (Presbyterian) College, Wirra Wirra Street
Hele & Co., Plymouth, 1886, for 'Tahlee House', residence of Robert H. D. White, Port Stephens, NSW
3 manuals, 14 speaking stops, mechanical action
Installed 1931-32 C.W. Leggo at St Philip's Anglican Church, Eastwood, NSW
Rebuilt & enlarged 1968 S.T. Noad & Son, Sydney
Installed in present location 1997 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
Revisions 2003 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
3 manuals, 26 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 

Former Residence of Dr Phillip Gearing, Windemere Terrace
see: Residence of Dr Phillip Gearing, Highland Terrace, St Lucia

 

Former Residence of the Late Walter Emerson
see: St Paul's Anglican Church, cnr Corundum & High Streets, Stanthorpe
 
Former Residence of the Late W.J. Snow, cnr Margaret and Lindsay Streets
see: Former Residence of the Late Mrs A.E.A. Jarrott, Simpson Street, Morningside

Pure Land Learning College (formerly St Andrew's Presbyterian Church), West Street
Whitehouse Bros, 1935, for former church on the present site
2 manuals, 4 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Removed to new church 1961 with addition 1964 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Enlarged 1976 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

 
Redeemer Lutheran Church, Neil Street
see: Baptist Church, Windsor Road, Red Hill

St Alban's Anglican Church, Hill Street, Newtown
B.B. Whitehouse & Co, Brisbane, 1907,
for Scots Presbyterian Church, Clayfield
Installed 1933 in present church, Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, mechanical action
Electrified 1974 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, electric action

 

St David's Presbyterian Church, Mary Street, Mount Lofty
John Hamer-Howorth, Toowoomba, 1977
1 manual, 6 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Removed 2005

St James' Anglican Church, Russell Street
Cole & Duckworth, Manchester
Installed between 1881 and 1888 Canon Thomas Jones (rector)
Installed 1902 in organ chamber
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, mechanical action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1950 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Addition 1954 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Electrified with addition 1974 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Revisions 1992 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 17 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Luke's Anglican Church, cnr Herries & Ruthven Streets
Norman & Beard, London & Norwich, 1907 (job no 816)
Installed 1907 B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, in nave of present church
2 manuals, 19 speaking stops, tubular pneumatic action
Electrified, enlarged & installed in new chancel 1960 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Rebuilt 1995 (with addition) W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 22 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Mark's Anglican Church, High Street, Rangeville
Walter Emerson, Toowoomba, 1970
1 manual, 3 ranks extended, electric action

St Matthew's Anglican Church, Glennie Street, Drayton
Leslie W. Rub, 1976, incorporating restored parts of the 1909 B.B. Whitehouse & Co. organ
from the Uniting (formerly Methodist) Church, Toowong, Brisbane
Addition 1984 Leslie W. Rub, Toowoomba
1 manual, 5 speaking stops, mechanical & electric action

St Paul's Lutheran Church, Phillip Street
Aug. Laukhuff, Weikersheim, W. Germany, c.1927
Installed in former church on this site 1927 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, mechanical action, roll-playing mechanism
Rebuilt & installed in present church 1959 with additions 1963 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Enlarged 1975 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 18 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

St Patrick's Catholic Cathedral, James Street

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1935
Restored & removed from rear gallery to transept 1973-74 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 7 ranks extended, electro-pneumatic action

SECOND ORGAN (in storage at this location): See Park Presbyterian Church, Highgate Hill

 

St Stephen's Uniting (formerly Presbyterian) Church, Neil Street
Estey Organ Co., Brattleboro, Vt., USA; installed 1913
2 manuals, 7 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1966 H.W. Jarrott, Brisbane
Additions 1981 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Partially destroyed by fire and removed 1989

The Toowoomba Preparatory School, Campbell Street
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1949
2 manuals, 9 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action
Addition 1979 Walter Emerson, Toowoomba
Electrified, enlarged & installed in Assembly Hall 1987 David Cahill, Warwick
Restored & installed in new chapel 1998 W.J. Simon Pierce, Brisbane
2 manuals, 12 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

 
Townsville

Former Residence of the Late Thomas James Brown, Flinders Street, North Ward
Builder unknown
Present at this location c.1901
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, mechanical action, no pedals

St James' Anglican Cathedral, Oxley Street
Brindley & Foster, Sheffield, 1884
Installed 1885 in the former St James' Church, T.C. Christmas, Brisbane
Installed 1892 in the present Cathedral
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, mechanical action
Enlarged c.1906 Brindley & Foster, Sheffield
2 manuals, 23 speaking stops, mechanical & tubular-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & installed 1958 in new organ gallery Noel M. Ferguson, Cairns
2 manuals, 22 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Rebuilt & enlarged 1992 Brown & Arkley, Sydney
Additions 1999, 2002 Ian D. Brown & Associates, Ballina
4 manuals, 53 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action

   
Wangan (near Innisfail)
 
Former Residence of Dr Graeme Westacott, Tobruk Steet
see: Former Residence of Dr Graeme Westacott, Morningside
 
Warwick
 

Former Residence of the Late Alfred Cobby, Grafton Street
Alfred Cobby, Tenterfield, NSW, 1883
Removed 1884 to residence of A. Cobby, Warwick
Sold 1885 to a gentleman in Gympie
Subsequent whereabouts unknown
1 manual & pedal pulldowns, 3 speaking stops, mechanical action

 
Former Uniting (previously Methodist) Church, cnr Guy & Grafton Streets
see: The Scots PGC College Chapel, Oxenham Street, Warwick
The Scots PGC College Chapel, Oxenham Street
B.B. Whitehouse & Co., Brisbane, 1909, for the Methodist Church, Warwick
Rebuilt, enlarged & installed in new position 1964 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
2 manuals, 10 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
Removed to present location & enlarged 1997 David Cahill, Warwick
2 manuals, 14 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic action
 
St Mark's Anglican Church, cnr Grafton & Albion Streets

FIRST ORGAN: J.W. Walker & Sons, London, 1885
Installed 1886. Removed and installed in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Rosalie, Brisbane

PRESENT ORGAN: Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1923, with addition 1924
Removed from south transept to gallery 1940 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Addition 1986 David Hudd, Brisbane
2 manuals, 15 speaking stops, tubular-pneumatic action

Uniting (formerly St Andrew's Presbyterian) Church, cnr Guy and Fitzroy Streets
Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane, 1924
2 manuals, 11 speaking stops, tubular pneumatic action
Additions 1938, 1941, 1952 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Rebuilt & enlarged 1965 Whitehouse Bros, Brisbane
Addition 2010 David Cahill, Warwick
3 manuals, 31 speaking stops, electro-pneumatic & direct electric action

   
Woody Point

Former St Mark's Anglican Church, cnr Kate & Annie Streets
see: St Peter the Fisherman Anglican Church, Lucinda Street, Clontarf

   
Yandilla
 
All Saints' Anglican Church
see: St John's Anglican Church, Oxford Street, Bulimba

Former Homestead of the Gore Family
Gerard Ralph Gore, Yandilla, c.1897
1 manual, 3 speaking stops, mechanical action
Removed after 1912 to St Paul's Anglican Church, Taringa
Original pipes replaced by metal pipes, Whitehouse Bros, before 1922
Remainder of original organ replaced in 1960 rebuild












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