The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.



Marian Place ‘the answer’

“I am at a stage in life where I wanted to be in the city close to everything, and Marian Place in Manuka answers all those things.” - Judith O’Heir Read more


Lessons from the Long Paddock.

This online event opens the conversation for many people who are curious about what the experience of faith might actually feel like from both a traditionally Catholic perspective and from the perspective of the ordinary lives of good people who seek meaning and purpose but who are yet to be exposed to our tradition. Read more


Welcoming Jesus in Lent

A new 2017 Lenten Program featuring filmed Gospel reflections by Archbishop Christopher Prowse. The weekly Lenten Program is a great resource for parish based groups, prayer companions, staff reflections, families and individuals. Pre-Orders now available at



Technology can be wonderful servant but dangerous master

Imagine a country without electricity, gas, radio, television, telephones, computers, planes, cars, buses and railway. It would look like a very different place from the Australia we know today. Read more


The art of a mindful Lent

I gladly acknowledge I would like to be more deeply connected with the Living God. However, my scheming brain sets out to set up the perfect step-by-step plan of how to be totally connected to God in 40 days. But where to start? 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.