An Irish Blessing

For a few moments of musical delight from St David’s past – and inspiration for the future –
listen to David Hamilton’s An Irish Blessing.  Written while David was Choir Master at St David’s.


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The Challenge

The future of St David’s Church at 70 Khyber Pass Road, Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand, is in the balance.  Join us now to save this important WWI Memorial.  

Made of Oamaru Stone and heritage Kamo Brick, its warm interior is filled with light from the soaring lead-light Memorial Windows.  

 Built to Remember Them - Lest We Forget 

The vision

St David’s

continues and grows

as a place of Remembrance

and as a Church 

& becomes  

an Auckland Icon 

A much-loved, civic-scale destination for the arts, conferences and diverse community needs 


The mission

To ensure that St David’s Church – The Soldiers’ Memorial  – will serve
the people of Aotearoa New Zealand, in many ways, for another century
and beyond

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Learn more about the friends of St David's initiative
and how to get involved.

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Become a friend

Become a friend a of St David's. You can become a
contributor to the cause, or participate yourself.

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