The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.




Good Shepherd Appeal

The Good Shepherd Sunday Appeal – held on the fourth Sunday of Easter to raise funds for the education of our seminarians to the priesthood.



Catholic Development Fund

The Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of Canberra & Goulburn and operates under the authority of the trustees of the Archdiocese. Visit their website here Parishes, Schools & Institutional Clients: A complete […]


The Opening of the Federal Parliamentary Year

MEDIA RELEASE: The Catholic Archbishop of Canberra and Goulburn, Christopher Prowse, delivered a Homily at Wesley Uniting Church, Forrest, this morning marking the Opening of the Federal Parliamentary Year. In […]




Next gathering: Friday, 5 February at the Archbishop’s residence from 5pm-7pm….. He said to them, “Pick me up and throw me into the sea. Then the sea will become calm […]


Archbishop to Speak at Ecumenical Rally

Healing the Wounds of Disunity – Celebrating Our Unity in Christ. Come along from 2-3pm at the Great Hall, Parliament House on Sunday 7 February to join Archbishop Christopher Prowse […]


100 years of the Barmedman Church

Barmedman St Joseph’s Catholic Church turns 100 years. 10 am Mass, Sunday 13th March 2016. Dinner Saturday 12th, Bowling Club 7 pm. Former Parishioners invited to attend. Contact Patricia Wells […]


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.