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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 7am

Sunday Mass times for other Churches in the Parish

Sunday 10am
11.30am (Syro-Malabar Malayalam)
Saturday 5.30pm Vigil
Sunday 9am
11.30am (Spanish)
3pm (Latin)
Saturday 6pm Vigil
Sunday 8.30am
10am (Italian)
4.30pm (Vietnamese)

Weekday Mass times

Monday 7am
Tuesday 7am
12.30pm (University of Wollongong, Building 19, Room 26 during university terms)
Thursday 7am
10.30am Last Thursday of the Month (Towradgi Nursing Home)
Friday 7am
11am Last Friday of the Month (Links Seaside Aged Care)
Saturday 7am
9am Last Saturday of the Month (Diment Towers Nursing Home)

Sacrament of Reconciliation

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

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Friday 11am - 12noon

Other Parish Activity times

Morning Prayer 6:45am before all 7am Masses (excluding Sunday)
Rosary After all 7am Masses
Tuesday 3.30pm (McCabe Village)
Wednesday 11.40am


Bishop Emeritus Peter Ingham
Fr Ron Peters
Fr Sijo George Edakkudiyil

Other Staff

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


Easter Times 2018

St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Wollongong

Wednesday: Chrism Mass 7:30pm
Holy Thursday: 7:30pm
Good Friday: 9am Morning Prayer, 10am Stations (Cathedral grounds), 3pm Passion
Easter Masses: Vigil 7:30pm, 7am, 10:30am, 5pm
Reconciliation: 1st Rite Saturday 24 March 12noon-1pm. 2nd Rite Friday 23 March 11am

St John Vianney, Fairy Meadow

Holy Thursday: 6pm, 7.30pm Vietnamese
Good Friday: 3pm Passion
Easter Masses: Vigil 6pm, 8:30am, 10am Italian, 4.30pm Vietnamese
Reconciliation: 1st Rite Saturday 24 March 5pm. 2nd Rite Friday 23 March 7pm 

Mater Dolorosa, Balgownie

Holy Thursday: 7.30pm Syro-Malabar, 
Good Friday: 9.30am Syro-Malabar Stations, 10am Stations Vietnamese, 3pm Passion Vietnamese 
Easter Masses: Vigil 7.30pm VietnameseVigil 11.30pm Syro-Malabar, 10am

St Brigid's, Gwynneville

Good Friday: 3pm Passion
Easter Masses: Vigil 5.30pm, 9am, 11.30am Spanish
Reconciliation: 1st Rite Saturday 24 March 4.30pm