The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.



New parish appointments

Parish appointments will be effective from Monday, 1 January 2018. Keep up-to-date here with all the changes around the Archdiocese. >> Read more


-“No Room in the Inn”-

Expressing Hospitality in Practical Charity: A Christmas Message from Archbishop Christopher Prowse
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Good News in Tough Times

New Lenten DVD Resource for 2018, perfect for parish-based groups, families and individuals to spend time with God in prayer, Scripture study, and small-group conversation. >> Read more



Recalling the installation of an Archbishop

Events surrounding Eris O’Brien’s appointment and installation in late 1953 – 64 years ago this year – were brought to attention by a recent, and unexpected, acquisition by the Archdiocesan archives. >> Read more


The Royal Commission Into Institutional Child Sex Abuse

I congratulate the Royal Commission on its rigor during this long investigative process, and honour the victims for their courage in exposing the unspeakable horrors they have endured. >> Read more


Marian Place @ Manuka

An exciting, yet serene lifestyle awaits active, independent and discerning buyers aged 55 and over who will enjoy as much privacy as they desire, or the opportunity to immerse themselves into the Marian community. >> Read more


The vision and work of the Archdiocese starts and ends with the person of Jesus Christ. We invite you to encounter God's love through Jesus.


We invite you to discover, or re-discover, the Catholic faith and connect with our Church community.


From the central west and far south coast of NSW to the suburbs of Canberra, our work and community involvement is broad and far-reaching. We invite you to discover what we offer.