The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
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Catholic Voice News


Hopes at the dawn of the Plenary Council First Assembly

Proposing the Gospel with an Australian face for our time The long anticipated First Assembly of the Fifth Plenary Council of Australia is almost here. “Walking together” (synod/synodality) is the […]


Santa Claus and the Joker

Tumut Catholic Church of the Immaculate Conception priests Father George Ogah from Nigeria and Father Namora Anderson from Canberra. PHOTO Tumut and Adelong Times Looking for a good sense of […]


ACT priests, police, government at odds over COVID-19 religious exemptions

Fr Tony Percy, Vicar General, Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn The police have warned Catholic priests they are breaking the law by celebrating their regular Mass, even with very reduced […]


Many rewards in Victor’s lifetime of service

Victor Dunn with one of his grandsons For New Zealanders Kaye and Victor Dunn life has in many ways come full circle. They met on a Sydney-to-Canberra tourist bus in […]


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.


2021 Fathers Day Appeal for Retired Priests

2021 Fathers Day Appeal
The Clergy Retirement Foundation supports and cares for 28 retired priests.

Your donation helps provide accommodation, financial assistance and health care.

Thank you for taking care of our priests in their retirement.


Plenary Council 2021

In the lead up to Australia’s Plenary Council, Archbishop Prowse has asked us to join him in praying a novena to intercede for the outpouring of the Holy Spirit. Novena starts Saturday 25 September.


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.

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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.