Parish Priest:
Fr. Jarek Zan OSPPE
Assistant Parish Priests:
Fr. Wojtek  Sliwa OSPPE & Fr. Peter James Strohmayer OSPPE

Smithfield Presbytery
6 Justin St, Smithfield,
NSW, 2164, Australia

Tel: (02) 9604 1199
Fax: (02) 9609 6585

Parish Office

The parish office is open from 10am to 2pm
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday (Closed on Wednesdays)

Parish Office Email: office@stgertrude.org.au

Tel: (02) 9604 1199
Fax: (02) 9609 6585

The Parish Secretaries are:
Suzanne Tarasiewicz;
– Monday, Thursday & Friday.
Karen Cassar;
– Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday. 

Parish Pastoral Council:
Denise Namroud – Contactable via the Parish Office

Finance Committee:
Tan Do – Contactable via the Parish Office
Andrew Maia: Work Health & Safety

Catechists: (02) 9725 4317 
Mimi Romeo: catechist@stgertrude.org.au

Sacraments: (02) 9725 4317 
Helena Mertin: sacraments@stgertrude.org.au
Reconciliation/First Communion/Confirmation

Liturgy: (02) 9725 4317 
Anna Kliebert: liturgy@stgertrude.org.au

Adult Sacraments (RCIA):
Mariola Herbert: 0421 944 051
Every Sunday at 8:30am in the Crying Room (in front of St. Benedict’s)

Children’s Liturgy:
Mariola Herbert

Reconciliation:
Smithfield – Sat 4:45pm – 5:45pm

Baptisms:
Parish Office: (02) 9604 1199
1st Sunday of the month during the 10:30am Mass at St Benedict’s Church;
& Every 3rd Sunday at 12 noon St Benedict’s

Marriages:
Parish Office: (02) 9604 1199
By appointment only (6 months required)

Sick Calls:
(02) 9604 1199
Any Time

Other:
FCI (Italian Catholic Federation)
Tony Coiera: 0409 908 424