The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.


Latest Archdiocesan COVID-19 Protocols (22 October 2020)


Archbishop Christopher Prowse begins the 2020 Online Rosary

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A Mellifluous Melody

Pope Francis, in his third major teaching document on Social Friendship (“Fratelli Tutti”) cites St. Irenaeus (130-202): One who seeks the truth should not concentrate on the differences between one […]


Holy See offers observations on Royal Commission recommendations

The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference has provided the Holy See’s observations on 12 recommendations from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse to the Australian Government. The […]


IMPORTANT MESSAGE: Re. Sexuality and Gender Identity Conversion Bill 2020

Statement by Christopher Prowse Catholic Archbishop of Canberra and Goulburn   Re: Sexuality and Gender Identity Conversion Practices Bill 2020   The ACT Government has proposed a minimal and unclear […]


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


Social Justice Statement 2020-21

It is clear that the isolation due COVID-19 has placed great stress on the mental health issues of Australians. Among other issues, loneliness is a foundational experience of so many, especially these days. Unchecked, it can really challenge the mental health of people.


2020 Fathers Day Appeal

The Clergy Retirement Foundation supports and cares for 30 retired priests.
Your donation helps provide accommodation, financial assistance and health care.
Gifts over $2 are tax-deductible.
Thank you for your generosity.


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.