The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.


News, Prayer Resources


Language is important. Mark says Jesus “took the bread, blessed it, broke it and gave it” (Mark 6). >> Read more


Family 2050

Over our four-thousand-year history the community of the faithful has come to understand that “marriage is for family, family is for society.” >> 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



Homily – Christmas Day

We gather with our family, friends and indeed with all Christians throughout the world on this Christmas night – day.
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Helping the helpless just got harder, Archbishop says

"I like to say that our brief is to help `the lost, the least and the last' in our society. Christmas is a time for practical charity." Read Archbishop Prowse full interview at The Canberra Times


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.