& Events


Catholic Church playing its part in COVID-19 response

1 April 2020

The Catholic Church is inviting its various agencies across the country to consider what facilities could be made available to support national efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 within the community.

Coronavirus -- The Church's Advice

30 March 2020

Updates and Information, resources and links to online Masses, in light of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Project Compassion

29 March 2020

Donate to help end global poverty.

A video message for the Diocese of Ballarat School Communities

26 March 2020

A video message from Audrey Brown, Tracey O'Neill and Bishop Paul Bird


100 Years of Brigidine Education in Horsham

5 June 2020

*Please note!: due to the recent and ongoing global state of pandemic, this event has been suspended until further notice.* The Centenary of the Brigidine Sisters' involvement in education in Horsham was to be celebrated during June of 2020.

Warrnambool East

Prayers of the Faithful

3 April 2020

Warrnambool East

Prayers of the Faithful

27 March 2020

East Wimmera

St Joseph’s Church Nullawil Final Mass

21 March 2020

The Final Mass for St Joseph's Nullawil has been postponed until further notice

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