Mary MacKillop birthplace

7 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy 3065

“Mary MacKillop was born on this site in Marino Cottage on January 15th 1842. The place where the cottage stood is marked with a raised garden bed and has a bronze brass relief of Mary’s face in one corner.”

She is the first and only Australian to be recognised by the Catholic Church as a saint.

Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre

Australian Dictionary of Biography