& Events


World Day Against Child Labour 2020

11 June 2020

June 12 is World Day Against Child Labour 2020 and focuses on the impact of crisis on child labour.  More information can be read here.

Pope Francis reminds us that children are the future and it is up to us to foster their growth and health. More here.

ACRATH - Australian Catholic Religious Against Trafficking in Humans focuses on human trafficking and modern slavery.  For more information see here.


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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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