Fr Thomas Brophy RIP


Thomas Patrick Brophy on January 27, 1940 in Moreland, Victoria


Diocesan Priest on May 20, 1972 at at St Patrick’s Cathedral Ballarat


January 1973     Mildura Assistant Priest
January 1977     Warrnambool Assistant Priest
January 1981     Ballarat Cathedral Assistant Priest
1981 – 1985       Episcopal Vicar for Religious
July 1982            Robinvale Administrator
May 1983            Penshurst Parish Priest
January 1989     Terang Parish Priest
May 1998            Sea Lake & Ouyen Parish Priest
1998                     Member of the College of Consultors
April 2001           Ballarat North Parish Priest
January 2003     Mildura Parish Priest
June 2011           Hamilton Administrator
January 2012     Wendouree Parish Priest


January 17, 2015

Entered Eternal Life:

April 28, 2024

Funeral Mass:

Monday, May 6, 2024 at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Ballarat at 10.00am

Rite of Committal:

Ballarat New Cemetery


The Mass can be watched via livestream:

Funeral Mass


Download a coopy of Fr Tom’s Funeral Mass book here.

Please read an article on the occasion of Tom’s 40th anniversary of ordination here.