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Diocesan News


26 March 2020

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

Feast of the Annunciation

25 March 2020

Online Mass with Fr Patrick Mugavin, Western Border Parish

Delegates named for celebration of Plenary Council

23 March 2020

Message from Bishop Paul Bird.

Director of Catholic Education Ballarat

22 March 2020

The position of Director of Catholic Education in the Diocese of Ballarat is currently open.

St Joseph’s Church Nullawil Final Mass

21 March 2020

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

The Revelation series

17 March 2020

Statement from Bishop Paul Bird.

Diocesan Religious Education Resource Centre Closure

4 March 2020

The Diocesan Resource Centre will close by the end of 2020

100 Years of Brigidine Education in Horsham

4 March 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.

Plenary Council 2020

10 February 2020

Bishop Paul Bird and Fr Kevin Lenehan reflect on their roles as members of the Discernment and Writing Groups for the Plenary Council.

ACYF 2019

4 February 2020

The fourth Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF) was hosted by the Archdiocese of Perth and took place from December 8 - 10, 2019.

Plenary Council Update

1 February 2020

Reports published.

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

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