Confirmation class continues today, Sunday 13th August, at 11am.

Servers’ practice continues tomorrow, 5:30-6:30pm.

The 18-25 Young Adults’ Group meets tomorrow at 6:30pm for a Holy Half hour, followed by dinner and a talk nearby. All welcome.

Scripture class continues tomorrow evening at 7:30pm.

Tuesday 15th August is the Feast of the Assumption and is a Holy Day of Obligation in Australia. Masses will be at 7am, 9:30am (Low Masses) and 6:30pm (Sung Mass).

Fr Sofatzis’ evening classes continue this Thursday at 7:30pm.

Next Sunday 20th August there will be a shared Pot Luck lunch in the Tea Room beginning at 12:30pm. All Welcome. Contact Jeanette or Ines for details.

All the Lost and Found items will be displayed in the meeting room after Mass on Sunday 17th Aug. Whatever remains will then be put in the Vinnie’s bin. Please have a look.

The Confraternity of St Peter next meets on Saturday 26 August for 8:30am Mass, followed by a Holy Hour, morning tea / brunch and a short presentation. All welcome.

Movie Night Fundraiser: Tickets are on sale for our Movie Night Fundraiser, Sound of Freedom, on Sun. 27th Aug. Please take a flyer or see the table at the bookstall. Tickets may also be purchased online at

Sunday 3rd September is our annual Fathers’ Day Cake Stall to raise money for the bus hire for our October CREX Pilgrimage. All donations of cakes greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Members from our parish have put together a magazine called Agony, which includes essays, poetry, fiction, and visual art. It is for sale at the bookstall. If you are interested in submitting, please talk to Sean Haylock.

Fathers and Sons Camp: We will be running a Fathers and Sons Camp from Friday evening 22nd September to Sunday afternoon 24th September. It will be for Primary and High School boys (past 1st Holy Communion), with their fathers / legal guardian. Save the date!

Men’s Retreat: There is a proposed 4 Day Retreat for Men with Fr Adrian Wee FSSP (5-9 Jan. 2024 in Belair). Please let us know if you are interested, as a minimum number is needed to proceed. Please take a flyer or speak to Marco at the table near the bookstall for details. You can download the flyer here .

Fr McCaffrey is on leave from 17th – 27th August.

Please remember the sick in your prayers, especially Daniela Vergulis, Vincent Moran, Jana Basani, Damian Wyld, Michael Turnbull (Bob Turnbull’s brother), Anthony Green (Benedict Green’s and Anna Ros’s son), Kathryn Nader, Tony Caruso and Vincenza Martucci (Ines Barson’s mother). Please also remember the recently deceased, especially Louise Obrist (Gaby Freer’s mother), Hanna Winnicka (Joanna Rzad’s mother), Alexandra Vergulis, and those whose anniversaries occur about this time.