& Events


Parish News


2nd Rite Reconciliation

27 March 2017

Reconciliation with Fr Kevin Arundell @ 7pm for Community and our 7 Sacramental Children. It will be the 2nd Rite which will give people the opportunity for individual confession.


Mountain of Fun Run/Walk 2017

19 March 2017

The Mountain of Fun Run/Walk will be held again on March 19, 2017. It's a great day and a fundraiser for St Brendan's Primary School, Dunnstown.


Sr Kathleen Moran's Golden Jubilee Celebrations

19 February 2017

Morning Tea to celebrate with Sr Kathleen


Fransico: The Man Behind the Pope

18 January 2017

The film will be shown at the Deakin Cinema on Wednesday February 15th at 6.30pm. One showing only.


An End of an Era Celebration at St Michael’s School, Springbank

3 December 2016

St Michael's School Springbank will close at the end of the 2016 school year and we will be celebrating the life and times of the school.


Mass at Gordon Cemetery

27 November 2016


140 Years Ss Michael & John’s Parish, Horsham

20 November 2016

Ss Michael & John’s Parish, Horsham celebrates 140 years this year.

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St Alipius Parish Booklet

31 October 2016

This booklet celebrates who we are and what we do as the St Alipius Parish Community.


Fr Shane Mackinlay's 25th Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood

3 October 2016

Celebrations were held at Bungaree on Sunday, September 11, 2016


Rachael O'Connor's Presentation

25 September 2016


Refugee Concert 2016

20 September 2016

We are the Catholic Church in the Ballarat Diocese
we gather in the name of Jesus from the Murray to the sea
in interwoven faith communities. Spirit filled
we celebrate and share our journey
reaching out to nurture all God's people.

Diocesan Vision Statement 2005

All Enquiries

PO Box 576
Ballarat, Victoria 3353

Phone +61 3 5337 7111

Where to find us

Catholic Diocese of Ballarat
5 Lyons Street South
Ballarat, Victoria 3353