Welcome to St Patrick's Catholic Parish Sutherland!
THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED REGULARLY WITH
THE LATEST ADVICE REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE FUTURE OF OUR PARISH
Some of you may be aware that additional sites
have recently been acquired adjacent to St Patrick’s Catholic Parish
and the schools. This additional land has given us an exciting
opportunity to re-imagine the whole campus to create a vibrant and
modern Parish community, right at the heart of Sutherland. There will
be space for much needed Parish and community facilities like a new
parish centre, café, parish meeting rooms and a long daycare centre.
The Parish church will be at the centre of the new plans and we want
to hear your views about what should be included in the long-term
Vision for St Patrick’s. All ideas are welcome to help create a shared
vision for the long term pastoral and financial sustainability of the
There will be a Parish consultation session after
the 8am and 10am Masses on Sunday 22nd November - come along to find
out more and have your say. If you can’t make it to Mass that Sunday,
we will be providing other opportunities for you to provide feedback –
watch this space!
WELCOME BACK FATHER JOHN!
We are happy to announce that our Parish Priest has returned! Father
John will be celebrating all masses this weekend 24/25 October. He
will be joined at all masses by the Very Rev Dr Gerald Gleeson (Vicar
General), and at 8am and 10am by the Most Rev Bishop Richard Umbers.
We are happy to announce that the Sacrament of
Confirmation will be held at our parish in November/December 2020.
If your child is in Year 6 or above, have
received the Sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation & First Holy
Communion and they live or go to a school within our parish boundary,
you are now welcome to enrol in our program. Applications have
been sent through St Patrick’s Primary School and also the state
primary schools within our parish.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions with the number of people permitted in
the church, we are not able to accept enrolments from families outside
of our parish boundary as we are limited to the number of ceremonies
we can have.
For any enquiries, please email the Sacramental Co-ordinator on
As restrictions have now eased, we are allowed 100 people to
celebrate Mass. St Patrick's welcomes you back.
Tuesday - Saturday 9.00am (no registration needed)
Saturday 5.00pm - registration required
Sunday 8.00am & 10.00am - registration required
Please register by calling 9521-2356 during office hours. We require
your full name, address and phone number and which Mass you wish to
If you leave a message on the machine, please clarify on Thursday or
Friday that we have received your registration.
We ask that you continue to follow any directions in relation to
Covid-19 and take care of yourselves.
Masses will be livestreamed from St Patrick's Church Sutherland at
the following times:
SATURDAY VIGIL 5PM
To access the livestream, go to:
or scan the following QR code:
St Mary’s Cathedral will be livestreaming
Mass at the following website:
Many thanks to artist and parishioner Michael Rogers whose painting
of St Patrick's Church is the background for this website. You can see the
painting in full and many more paintings at www.AustralianArtist.net.
St Patrick's Parish acknowledges and honours the Gweagal people of the
Dharawal Nation as the original custodians of this land.