& Events


Towards 2020

30 April 2018

The Catholic Church in Australia has commenced preparations for a Plenary Council to be held in 2020.

WYD Ballarat Diocese Pilgrimage

15 April 2018

Ballarat Diocese is sending a Pilgrimage to World Youth Day in Panama with Pope Francis in January 2019 travelling via Costa Rica

New Evangelisation - Planting Seeds through Family and Parish

31 March 2018

Professor Thomas Groome will present this workshop in the Ballarat Diocese. Register to attend this event.

Bishop Paul's Easter Message

29 March 2018

The Easter Moon



29 March 2018

Warrnambool East

Holy Week Mass Times

23 March 2018


Easter Ceremonies 2018

20 March 2018

Here are the times for the Easter Ceremonies beginning on Palm Sunday


St Joseph's Youth Group

7 March 2018

St Joseph's Youth Group meets monthly of a Monday afternoon from 3:40pm .

We are the Catholic Church in the Ballarat Diocese
we gather in the name of Jesus from the Murray to the sea
in interwoven faith communities. Spirit filled
we celebrate and share our journey
reaching out to nurture all God's people.

Diocesan Vision Statement 2005

All Enquiries

PO Box 576
Ballarat, Victoria 3353

Phone +61 3 5337 7111

Where to find us

Catholic Diocese of Ballarat
5 Lyons Street South
Ballarat, Victoria 3353