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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

The Dutch Mass is celebrated at Saint Brigid's Parish Hall at 1pm. 
The dates are listed in the Dutch newsletter 'Het Kompas'
A luncheon follows the celebration of Mass.

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

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