& Events


Open to all - Synod Questionnaire about Youth, Faith and Discernment

15 August 2017

As part of the preparations for the XV Ordinary Synod on Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment, Pope Francis wants to hear from Dioceses around the world.

From Bishop Paul Bird CSsR

9 August 2017

Bishop Paul writes to the Diocese of Ballarat regarding the the need to respond with justice and compassion to those who have suffered abuse and to do all we can to ensure that children are safe now and in the future.

Family Matters - Forum! with guest speaker, Fr Frank Brennan (CEO of CSSA).

7 August 2017

Hosted by the Diocese of Ballarat through the Social Justice Commission, all are welcome to attend this free event in Mildura.

Migrant & Refugee Week August 21-27, 2017

6 August 2017

103rd World Day of Migrants and Refugees


St Joseph's Youth Group

21 August 2017

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


Growing God . . . In Me?!

21 August 2017

For Children in Primary School, each Wednesday, from 3:30pm - 5pm, in the Parish Centre. * Not available in term 3


Mass for Thomas Carr College.

6 August 2017



23 June 2017

Forum organised through Social Justice Commission Ballarat

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