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Cathedral - Wollongong

St Francis Xavier Cathedral Parish (1838),

Part of the Lumen Christi Catholic Parishes, Wollongong.

Cathedral - Wollongong

Sunday Mass times

Sunday 7.00am
Sunday 10.30am
Sunday 5.00pm

Sunday Mass times for other Churches in the Parish

Saturday Vigil 5.30pm
Sunday 9.00am
  • 11.30am (Spanish Mass) 
  • 3pm (Tridentine Mass 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays)
Saturday Vigil 6.00pm
Sunday 8.30am
  • 10.00am - Italian
  • 4.30pm - Vietnamese

Easter Times 2017

St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Wollongong

Wednesday: Chrism Mass 7.30pm
Holy Thursday: 7.30pm
Good Friday: 10am Stations, 3pm Passion
Easter Masses: Vigil 7.30pm, 7am, 10.30am, 5pm
Reconciliation: 1st Rite Saturday 8 April 12noon-1pm. 2nd Rite Friday 7 April 11am

St John Vianney, Fairy Meadow

Holy Thursday: 6pm
Good Friday: 3pm Passion
Easter Masses: Vigil 6pm, 8.30am, 10am Italian, 4.30pm Vietnamese
Reconciliation: 1st Rite Saturday 8 April 5.30pm-6pm. 2nd Rite Wednesday 5 April 7pm 

Mater Dolorosa, Balgownie

Easter Mass: 10am
Reconciliation: 1st Rite Sunday 9 April before 10am Mass

St Brigid's, Gwynneville

Good Friday: 3pm Passion
Easter Masses: Vigil 5.30pm, 9am, 11.30am Spanish
Reconciliation: 1st Rite Saturday 8 April 4.30pm-5.30pm


Weekday Mass times

Morning Prayer at 6.45am (Monday - Saturday)

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Friday 11.30am - 12pm
Saturday 12pm - 1pm

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Fri 11.00am - 12 noon


Bishop Peter Ingham
Fr Ron Peters
Fr Bernard Dowdell
Fr Sijo George Edakkudiyil

Other Staff

  • Mr Michael Dwyer, Parishes Manager |
  • Mr Thomas Smith, Assistant Parishes Manager |
  • Mrs Leanne Burlin, Secretary |
  • Mrs Cathy Zamroz, Pastoral Associate |   
  • Mr Neil Dwyer, Archivist |
  • Mr Kevin Galea, Digital Business Analyst |
  • Sacristans of the Cathedral |

Weekday Masses

  • Mon: 7.00am
  • Tues: 7.00am
  • Wed: 7.00am | 12.10pm
  • Thurs: 7.00am
  • Fri: 7.00am | 12.10pm
  • Sat: 7.00am