The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.



Statement by Archbishop Christopher Prowse regarding the sentencing of Cardinal George Pell

The conviction and now sentencing of Cardinal Pell has profoundly disturbed the Catholic Community in the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn/Diocese of Wagga Wagga. Read More >>


Pastoral message from Archbishop Christopher Prowse regarding Cardinal George Pell

Dear Friends in Christ,
I reach out to each one of you in Jesus, by way of this simple Pastoral Message. >>Read More


The Gift of our Children

New Website: Professional Standards and Safeguarding
The Archdiocese has developed a series of support documents to assist each Parish and faith community in implementing the Archdiocesan Safeguarding Policy. >> Read more



Archbishop Christopher Prowse defends the Seal of Confession

Priests are not above the law. Of course, that is true. Priests want to be good citizens. At the same time, they want to be good and faithful Ministers of the Catholic Church. >>Read More


Fr Tony Percy to deliver this year’s Bishop Manning lecture

Fr Tony Percy, Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn, has been selected to deliver this year’s prestigious Bishop Manning lecture. 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.