The local church has been a feature of the
A church in point was the recent sale of Castor Bay Presbyterian on
The process of selling the church was in this case simplified by there being no graves on site, nor historical/heritage classifications on the buildings.
While the parish itself may no longer exist, there are, fortunately for the family history researcher, memories that have been compiled by parishioners over the years. Castor Bay Presbyterian is one such church.
In 1983 it published a brief history, “Fifty Years in Good Soil” which related the history of the church up until that point, while harking back to the 1930s when the Rev Morgan Richards, a retired Presbyterian minister began an unofficial ministry to the residents.