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The Parish of

Apollo Bay


  • Our Lady Star of the Sea

    1 Nelson Street, Apollo Bay

  • Our Lady of Fatima

    33 - 37 Smith Street, Lorne



Mailing Address
PO Box 30
Apollo Bay  VIC  3233
(03) 5237 6782
7 Nelson Street
Apollo Bay  VIC  3233
(Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish)

Mass Times

Aireys Inlet Following a meeting with Parishioners, there will be no further Masses at Aireys Inlet due to reduced numbers. However, you are most welcome to attend Lorne. An alternative is to visit the Anglesea website for Mass times.
Lorne  Sunday – 9.00 am 
Apollo Bay  Sunday – 11.00 am 

 Tuesday – 5.30 pm

 Wednesday, Thursday, Friday – 10 am

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Fr Michael O’Toole, supported by Assistant Priest, Fr John Pothiyittel, is Parish Priest of  Our Lady Star of The Sea Parish, Apollo Bay & Lorne. Fr Michael is also Parish Priest of Colac and  Supervising Priest for Cororooke.

Our Parish

We are members of the National Council of Churches “Safe Church Training Agreement”.

Our Parish Child Safety Officer is Steve Fox.

Parish Planned Giving

Be a part of the Planned Giving Program to ensure the financial survival and future growth of your parish.

The Planned Giving Program is the major source of income for the parish. Your financial contribution will ensure we continue to manage the ongoing and increasing expenses in our parish, including, pastoral programs, insurance, wages, utility rates and church maintenance.

To ensure a regular and reliable income for the parish, we request you to make a periodic pledge either, weekly, fortnightly or monthly. Your considered financial gift will make an enormous difference to continuing the work the parish.

For Parish Planned Giving or to donate click the logo below.


Click here for the child safety policy

Click here for the children young people and adults at risk safety policy

Click here for the Apollo Bay Parish Child Safety Policy.

Click here for the Apollo Bay Parish Child Safety Code of Conduct.

Click here for the Apollo Bay Parish Commitment Statement to Child Safety.

Click here for the “Feel Safe and Be Safe in our Church” poster

Click here for the “Rights and Responsibilities” poster

Click here for the “If you see something that concerns you, say something” poster

Click here for “Preparing for the Plenary Council” document.

Standard 1 of the Victorian Childsafe Standards

Aboriginal cultural safety—a conversation with Sherry Balcombe and Michael Chisholm I July 2022


Parish News

July 10, 2020
Final Mass for Sacred Heart Church, Lavers Hill
Final Mass will be celebrated on Sunday, May 19, 2019
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