Local Stories

Caravan donation to family in Batemans Bay

Catholic Voice- 28 January 2020 1

The family of Con and Marj Ryan from Avoca NSW have donated their Paramount Caravan through St. Bernard’s Parish to a deserving family who had ... Read More

Batemans Bay family recount bushfire horror 

Catholic Voice- 24 January 2020 1

Matt Lowe from Canberra describes the ordeal of he and his family being caught up in the recent Batemans Bay bushfires https://vimeo.com/386646025 Archbishop Christopher speaks ... Read More

BUSHFIRE UPDATE: A surge of goodwill brings hope to those affected by the bushfires

- 7 January 2020 4

https://vimeo.com/383223890 Update on Bushfires In addition to the losses reported yesterday, I can confirm that a family has lost their house in Bemboka and another ... Read More

Preliminary Bushfires Response

- 6 January 2020 5

https://vimeo.com/383002894 We now have some details of the damage in our parish communities. More information will come in the next 24/48 hours: Two parishioners in ... Read More

Charity advice on supporting bushfire victims

- 6 January 2020 1

Local charities Vinnies and Anglicare are advising that financial donations rather than donated material goods (blankets, clothing etc) are the best way to support those ... Read More

Fr Ken Barker: Looking back on 2019

- 23 December 2019 2

So this is Christmas and what have you done? Christmas is a time for reflection, so the Catholic Voice asked twelve prominent Catholics to share ... Read More

Sr Colleen Howe: Looking back on 2019

- 20 December 2019 2

So this is Christmas and what have you done? Christmas is a time for reflection, so the Catholic Voice asked twelve prominent Catholics to share ... Read More