Australian church architecture to rise highest in Venice exhibition

Thursday 17 March 2018

Media and Communications Office

One of Australia’s leading architects arrives in Venice next week for the 16th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Bienniale, running from May 26th to November 25th. For the first time in the Architecture Bienniale’s history, the Vatican will be making a splash in the canaled Italian city by inviting ten architects from across the globe to participate in a straightforward, yet challenging brief.

2018 Pentecost Letter for Youth

Pentecost Sunday, 20 May 2018

My dear young people,
Jesus, the one put to death on the Cross, is alive! At Pentecost, our risen and living Lord sends us his Spirit of joy.
Filled with his Spirit, we know deep in our hearts that we are loved by God. We are empowered to take the risk of faith and to follow Jesus of Nazareth.
The Spirit of Jesus drives us forward.

CatholicCare building a brighter future

Wednesday 16 May 2018


CatholicCare works across the areas of Greater Melbourne, Geelong and Gippsland, strengthening partnerships and providing holistic support for all those in need. It was in Gippsland that we met Tom*, whose story touched our hearts and highlighted the work that still needs to be done to bring about a truly just and fair society; one where no one is left behind.