& Events


Diocesan News

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

24 June 2017

Saturday, June 24 in Ballarat; Saturday, July 22 in Warrnambool; Saturday, August 26 in Mildura

Lessons from the Long Paddock

6 June 2017

The Diocese of Wilcannia- Forbes is offering an econference online event called: Lessons from the Long Paddock on Tuesday June 6, 2017

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2017: May 28 - June 4

4 June 2017

The National Council of Churches in Australia provides resources for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2017

Pope Francis Wants to Hear You!

25 May 2017

Young people across Australia are being called to share their views about life, faith, and their experience of Church through an online survey published by the Australian Bishops.

30th Anniversary of Episcopal Ordination of Bishop Peter Connors

23 May 2017

Mass for the 30th Anniversary of Episcopal Ordination of Bishop Peter Connors was held on Sunday, May 21.

Catholic Education Week 2017

22 May 2017

Catholic Education Week 2017 will be celebrated from Monday, May 22 to Friday, May 26. The theme this year is "Strive for the Greater Gifts."

ACYF 2017

22 May 2017

Australian Catholic Youth Festival - Sydney 217

Bishop Peter Connors 30th Anniversary of Episcopal Ordination

21 May 2017

Mass will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Ballarat at 10.30am.

Give Happy Live Happy

20 May 2017

National Volunteer Week, May 8 - 14

National Family Week

19 May 2017

‘The Joy of Love: On Love in the Family’.

120 Years of Catholic Education in Charlton

9 May 2017

On October 20 & 21 21, 2017 we will be celebrating 120 years of Catholic Education in Charlton.

Memorial Mass for Fr Kevin Tuck cfc

9 May 2017

Trinity College Colac, along with St Mary's Parish, will hold a Memorial Mass at St Mary's Church Colac to honour the life and work of Br Tuck on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 5.00pm.

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