Dear Parishioners and Visitors As we celebrate this great season of Christmas, let us take time to welcome the baby Jesus into the manger of our families. I would like to thank you all for your dedication and service to our beloved Parish of St Gertrude’s and i pray that you will be truly blessed… Read More


23 December 2018 Bulletin is now available to download. In this week’s bulletin you will find Christmas Mass times for both St Benedict’s Shrine and St Therese’s Church. Holy Family Sunday is on Sunday 30th December . All married couples celebrating a wedding anniversary are invited to celebrate and renew their vows at the 10:30am Mass.… Read More


This weeks bulletin is now available to download 16 December 2018 On Sunday the 16th at 3pm, the Youth Group have their end of year celebration commencing at 3pm in the Montefano Hall. For Christmas Mass times and Carols, please see the bulletins for more details. The Parish Office will be closed from Monday the 24th… Read More


 Bulletin now available to download.  4 November2018   November Masses: During the Month of November we pray for all our deceased relatives and friends. During this month a total of 30 Masses will be collectively offered for the intentions of the deceased at both St Benedict’s Shrine and St Therese’s Church.  Envelopes available at the Church… Read More


Bulletin now available to download 28 October 2018 Notices   Children’s Mass with Blessing of Pets this Sunday 10.30am Mass to be held on the grass area behind the Montefano Hall.   All Saints ~ Thursday 1st November Masses: St Benedict’s Vigil Wednesday 7pm; Thursday 9.15am;  & 7pm.  St Therese’s Thursday 7am.   Commemoration of All… Read More


Bulletin is now available to download 21 October 2018 On Sunday 28th October we have our annual  Children’s Mass with Blessing of Pets on the grass area behind the Montefano Hall, bring your creatures, great and small to this Mass. Our Parish Ministry Expo will be held on the Sunday 11th November beginning with a thanksgiving… Read More


Bulletin now available to upload 14 October 2018 Congratulations Br Deacon Zachary Lewis on receiving both his Solemn Profession of Vows and Diaconate during the past week. Annual Charity Night Saturday 20 October in Montefano Hall – see bulletin for details Children’s Mass with Blessing of Pets – Sunday 28 October 10.30am in grass area behind… Read More


Bulletin now available to upload 30 September 2018 Playgroup Fundraiser Thanks to all who volunteered their time  – almost $1500 was raised. Br Zachary Lewis: Solemn Profession of Vows  6 October 2018 at Penrose Park; & Diaconate on Wednesday 10 October 2018 at St Benedict’s Church by Bishop Peter Ingham. Please continue to pray for him… Read More


This week’s BULLETIN is now uploaded. 19 August 2018 Giving Receipts are available to pick up from  St Benedict’s Church Foyer.  Safeguarding Training Session Tuesday 21 August at 7:30pm in the Parish House.  Next Men’s Group Meeting Tuesday 21 August  at 7pm in St Benedict’s Church.  Feast of Our Lady of Jasna Gora Sunday 26 August.… Read More