& Events


Diocesan News

Walk for Justice for Refugees 2018

25 March 2018

Join the Walk for Justice for Refugees on Palm Sunday

Be a Good Egg This Easter

22 March 2018

Slavery-free Easter Chocolate

World Water Day

22 March 2018

World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about focusing attention on the importance of water.

New Evangelisation - Planting Seeds through Family and Parish

22 March 2018

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

Towards 2020

19 March 2018

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

Vicar General Appointment

16 March 2018

Appointment of Vicar General for the Diocese of Ballarat

Australian Catholic Youth Festival

14 March 2018

Opening new horizons for spreading joy!!

PROCLAIM 2018 - National Conference on Parish Renewal and Evangelisation

12 March 2018

Early Bird Registrations and Group Discounts now available

St Joseph's Church Blampied Final Sunday Mass

11 March 2018

All current and past parishioners are invited to the celebration of Final Sunday Mass

The year begins

19 February 2018

Audrey Brown, Director of Catholic Education, welcomes families, students and staff in the Ballarat Diocese to the 2018 school year…

Catholic Social Services Victoria National Conference

19 February 2018

National Conference, "Hearing Healing Hope" will be held from February 21-23, 2018

10th Anniversary of the National Apology to the Stolen Generations

13 February 2018

Explore the background, impact and progress achieved since the Federal Apology, and resources to mark this anniversary

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