Diocesan Women’s Council

The  review of the Diocesan Women’s Council was halted by the restrictions of COVID-19 during 2020-2021. A review of the Council will be undertaken in 2022.

Stirring the Waters – Women’s Colloquium

160 women attended the Council for Australian Catholic Women 2019 Women’s Colloquium which was held in Adelaide. Stirring the Waters: Catholic Women responding to the Spirit created the opportunity for theological reflection on what the Spirit is saying to the Australian Church at this time.

Nine women from the Ballarat Diocese attended the Colloquium.

You can read their report here
Woman and Christ, One in Christ Jesus download here
The Participation of Women in the 2020 Plenary Council
Help raise funds to empower Women around the World

National Council of Australian Catholic Women

CACW Women Matter: You can subscribe to the Newsletter here

The Diocesan Women’s Council of Ballarat works with the Bishop and the women and men of the Diocese of Ballarat regarding issues affecting women in the Diocese.


Diocesan Women’s Council
PO Box 576