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About Us

About Us

The Parishes of Maleny and Palmwoods are warm, vibrant family of small churches nestled in the beautiful Sunshine Coast Hinterland region with locations across Maleny, Montville,  Kenilworth, and Palmwoods.We acknowledge the Jinibara and Kabi Kabi peoples, the traditional custodians of the lands across which we gather. We honour their voice and continuing connection to land, waters, sky and culture. We express our intention to better cherish our First Nations sisters and brothers, and our commitment to reconciliation. St George’s Maleny St Augustine’s Palmwoods St Mary’s Montville St Luke’s Kenilworth We embrace an inclusive, generous and open-hearted Anglicanism, valuing the richness of…
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Services, Groups & Activities

Services, Groups & Activities

SUNDAYS Montville 8amMaleny 9.30am(and Zoom)Maleny 5pmSunday Soulspace(Feb-Dec)Kenilworth 9amPalmwoods 8.30am1st weekEucharistEucharistTaize or EvensongEucharistEucharist2nd weekEucharistEucharistFiretalkfrom JuneMorning PrayerMorning Prayer3rd weekEucharistEucharistLabyrinth Walkfrom JuneEucharist (usually)Eucharist4th weekMorning PrayerMorning PrayerAnte-CommunionEucharist5th weekEucharistEucharistEcumenical PrayerEucharist DURING THE WEEK MontvilleMalenyZoom ChurchKenilworthPalmwoodsMonday5pm Community Dinner(occasional - check the calendar)1.30pm Cursillo (3rd/wk)Tuesday2pm Taize/Evensong Choir3.30pm Hinterland String Orchestra9am Morning Prayer9.30am -1pm Op ShopWednesday9am Meditation10.00am SeasonalStudy Group12pm Midday Prayers for PeaceCommencing soonThursday9am Inspiration Choir 10am Traditional Bible Study11am Inspiration Project Choir9am Morning Prayer9.30am Meditation10.30am SeasonalStudy Group9.30am - 1pm Op ShopFriday9.30am - 1pm Op ShopSaturday9am Seasonal study group9.30am - 1pm Op Shop Praying the Stories of Women Tues 9am in Maleny and on ZoomWhat is it like…
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Baptism and Confirmation

Baptism and Confirmation

Baptisms are easy to arrange but should be booked with several weeks notice. There is a form to complete, and a meeting with Rev’d Deb. What is baptism? Baptism is a simple ceremony of washing in water practiced by Christians since the first century. It is a symbol of turning to God, and a sign of trust in the way of Jesus. Who may be Godparents? Godparents are baptised people who are likely to remain involved and close to the child and family over the formative years. They are persons to rely on and emulate in their way of life.…
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Weddings and Blessings

Weddings and Blessings

Hinterland Church WeddingsThe commitment to a life-long union is a sacred occasion, and we are delighted you are thinking of our churches for the setting for your ceremony! Rev’d Deb would be pleased to officiate your service in one of our churches or another venue, or it may be possible for another licensed Anglican priest to officiate in our churches. >> Download the Wedding information brochure We regret that national church rules do not permit us to celebrate weddings for couples of the same gender. However, we are pleased to be able to offer the blessing of a couple following…
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Funerals and Memorial Walls

Funerals and Memorial Walls

Our churches are available to those of all faiths or no faith for funerals and memorial services. Our team of clergy are able to officiate your service in one of our churches or another venue, or it may be possible for another licensed Anglican priest to officiate in our churches. Just let your funeral director know you wish to arrange a Hinterland Anglican Church  funeral or have our clergy perform a service at another location. MEMORIAL WALL St George’s Maleny Memorial Wall and St Mary’s Montville Memorial Garden provide sacred place for members of the community to remember loved ones with…
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