The Annual Charity Night ‘Spaghetti Night’ was hosted by the FCI – Italian Catholic Federation of St Gertrude’s Parish. It was attended by over 200 Parishioners, friends & families. A night of Italian Cuisine, Crostoli, Music, Lucky Door Prizes, Raffles, Auctions. Thank you to Fr Jarek Zan for opening the evening with prayer & to… 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 in now available to download  7 October 2018 Notices On Saturday 6th October at 11am, Br Zachary Lewis will have his Solemn Profession of Vows at Penrose Park, Berrima, and on Wednesday 10th October he will have his Diaconate Ordination at St Benedict’s Church, Smithfield at 7pm. Rosary during the Month of October will… Read More


The Annual Archdiocesan Catechist Mass was celebrated today at St Mary’s Cathedral. Very Rev. Michael McLean, Episcopal Vicar for Education was the Principal Celebrant assisted by many Priests from other Sydney Archdiocese Parishes including our own Parish Priest Fr Jarek Zan OSPPE. Some of our Parish Catechists received Awards for Service as a Catechist. The… 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


Bulletin now available to download 23 September 2018 Notices Parish Playgroup Fundraiser – BBQ Breakfast/tea/coffee & cakes after the 10:30am Mass this week end. Pauline Vocations Retreat September 28-30th Sept. vocations@paulinefathers.org.au   Br Zachary Lewis Solemn Profession of Vows & Diaconate   Congratulations to our Catechist Awardees for your committment and service.  … Read More


Bulletin now available to download, 16 September 2018   Pauline Vocations Retreat 28-30th September for men ages 18-35. RSVP to vocations@paulinefathers.org.au Br Zachary Lewis Solemn Profession of Vows and Diaconate (more details in bulletin) First Holy Communion 2018 – Important Dates for your Diary (see bulletin) Parish Playgroup fundraiser:  BBQ breakfast tea/coffee, cakes 10:30am Mass  Sunday… Read More