South Pacific Division (Wahroonga, New South Wales, AU)

(formerly Australasian Division). A large unit of church organization to which is allotted the area of Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, and the islands of the South Pacific. Statistics (1992): churches, 1,452; members, 261,313; primary and secondary schools, 275; ordained ministers, 672; licensed ministers, 291; teachers, 539. Headquarters at 148 Fox Valley Road, Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australia. Official paper: South Pacific Division Record. The South Pacific Division is comprised of three union missions and two union conferences. It embraces a vast territory in the South Pacific, from Pitcairn Island in the east to Perth in Western Australia, and from Kiribati, north of the equator, to Stewart Island, New Zealand, in the south. During the 1980s the membership in the three i...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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148 Fox Valley Road
Wahroonga NSW