Sacrament of 1st Reconciliation

Enrollments for the Sacrament of First Reconciliation are now open. Just to remind you that the Sacrament of 1st Reconciliation is for children on Year 2 of the school or 7 years old and older. If you want to enrol your child please go to this link. On Monday 1st […]

Weekly Rosary Gathering Pray

the Family Educator of St John’s primary school invites St John of God’s parishioners to gather on line (zoom) to pray the Rosary Do you enjoy calming, meditative prayer? Do you have a prayer request? Are you curious to learn more about this Catholic devotional or you would like to[…..]

First Assembly of the Fifth Plenary Council

Plenary Council Update The First General Assembly of the Fifth Plenary Council of Australia was held October 3-10, 2021 with the Second General Assembly scheduled for July 2022. For six days 278 Plenary Council members participated in the assembly online, with a small number of dioceses able to bring members[…..]

Plan Giving

Thank you to all of you who are part of the Plan Giving for the church, may God bless you a hundred-fold. Just to remind you that the new envelops are ready to pick up, contact Fr. Gustavo to collect them, or if you prefer to be delivered to your[…..]

Pastoral Care, St John of God parish

Remember that you are not alone. If you need the assistance of a priest for Holy Communion, Reconciliation or for a talk you can contact Fr Gustavo. We are here for you. Every Tuesday morning Fr. Gustavo will be visiting sick people in our community and bringing communion to those who cannot[…..]

Parish Volunteers

(Sacramental coordinators, sacramental group leaders, Catechists, Acolytes, Readers, parish collectors and Eucharistic Ministers) thank you very much for your generous help in the parish. There is an Online Safeguarding Induction Training to be completed by those who are engaged in one way or another in child-related work in the parish.[…..]

Scams warning

Once again, parishes have seen an increase in scams over the COVID-19 lockdown period. Please be vigilant and see below for ways to stay cyber-safe.In order to minimise exposure to scams, please see below some recommended safety measures that can be considered, if currently not in place at your parish:[…..]


Continuing the process in moving forward positively in relation to all Safeguarding measures, now you can find in the parish website a variety of helpful resources regarding to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people. Part of that material you can find at the entrance of the church[…..]