The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.



Youth ministry vision building in Belconnen

A new youth ministry is growing in the Belconnen region, seen with the new youth group at St John the Apostle Parish in Kippax called ‘ Agape’.  >> Read more


Federal Government Funding Proposals

As your Archbishop, I am particularly concerned that the proposed model will unfairly cut very significant funding to our schools but especially to our ACT schools. >> Read more


Set Pools of Silence in this Thirsty Land

A six part DVD on Christian Meditation in the Catholic tradition featuring Fr Laurence Freeman OSB. >> Read more



Calling young Australians to be part of an international conversation

Pope Francis has called young people to join this inclusive journey saying that the Church ‘wishes to listen to your voice, your sensitivities and your faith; even your doubts and your criticism. >> Read more


Explore the Archdiocese by map

Search for ACT or NSW parishes in our Archdiocese, and see individual parish boundaries with this latest interactive map. It also provides parish information such as parish name, Deanery, contact details, website, etc.
>> Explore by map


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.