Parishes of the Lismore Diocese

Cathedral ProfileSt. Carthage’s Cathedral

St Carthage’s (Parish established 1878) Corner Leycester & Dawson Streets, (P.O. Box 2) Lismore, N.S.W. 2480 Parish also serves Terania Parish; Carmelite Monastery, Goonellabah.

CLERGY: Bishop – Most Rev Gregory Homeming OCD; Rev. James Griffin, Administrator, Rev. Bing Monteagudo, Assistant Priest, Rev. James Foster, Rev. Deacon Chris Wallace, Rev. Deacon Graeme Davis.

Ph: 02 6626 0200 Fax: 02 6621 2301 Email: admin@stcarthages.org.au Web site: www.stcarthages.org.au

St Dympna’s, DUNOON (parish established 1985) James St., Dunoon, N.S.W. 2480 Parish also serves St Patrick, Goolmangar and St. Patrick’s Nimbin. Ph: 02 6626 0200 Fax: 02 6621 2301 Email: admin@stcarthages.org.au
Alstonville/Wardell

Our Lady of the Rosary (Parish established 1981) 9 Perry St., (P.O. Box 102) Alstonville, N.S.W. 2477 Rev Max Gow, Parish Priest

Ph: 02 6628 3047 Fax: 02 6628 3077 Email: alstcc@nor.com.au Website: www.alstonvillecatholicchurch.org.au

Wardell

St Patrick’s (parish established 1903) Sinclair St., Wardell, N.S.W. 2477

Ballina

St Francis Xavier (parish established 1890) 45 Crane St., (P.O. Box 46) Ballina, N.S.W. 2478 Parish also serves Holy Family, Lennox Head, St. Patrick Wardell.

Rev Michael Nilon, VF, PP  Parish Priest; Rev. Alexander Munyao, Assistant Priest and Rev Deacon Vitalis Nyongesa. Ph: 02 6681 1048 (Office) 02 6686 2042 (Presbytery) Fax: 02 6686 8774 (Office) 02 6686 3991 (Presbytery) Email: admin@sfxballina.org.au

Byron (Bangalow/Byron Bay)

Holy Spirit (parish established 1902) 50 Tennyson St., (P.O. Box 1816) Byron Bay, N.S.W. 2481 Parish serves St Kevin’s, Bangalow, St Finbarr’s, Byron Bay.

Rev David Gilbey, Parish Priest. Mrs Jane Kelly, Parish Secretary Ph: 02 6685 6260 Fax: 02 6678 0367 Email: dgilbey@lismore.catholic.edu.au

Bellingen

Mary, Mother of God (parish established 1908) 14 Park St., (P.O. Box 234) Bellingen, N.S.W. 2454 Parish also serves Holy Name, Urunga; Sacred Heart, Dorrigo. Ph: 02 6655 1448 Fax: 02 6655 2292 Email: marybellingen@bigpond.com

Camden Haven (Laurieton)

St Peter the Fisherman (parish established 1939) 421 Ocean Drive, (P.O. Box 133) Laurieton, N.S.W. 2443 Parish also serves St John the Evangelist, Kendall; Our Lady of Mt Carmel, Comboyne; St James, Stewarts River

Rev Michael Roohan, Parish Priest. Ph: 02 6559 8354 Fax: 02 6559 6765 Email: catholi@bigpond.net.au Parish Website: www.laurieton.org

Casino/Mallanganee

St Mary’s (parish established 1867) 126 Canterbury St., (P.O. Box 141) Casino, N.S.W. 2470 Parish also serves Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Mallanganee Parish, Rev Peter Slack, Parish Priest

Ph: 02 6662 1025 Fax: 02 6662 3177 Email: casino@lismore.catholic.org.au

Mallanganee
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour (parish established 1929) Tooloom St., Mallanganee, N.S.W. 2469( PO Box 141 Casino NSW 2470) Parish also serves St Patrick, Bonalbo; St Pius X, Tabulam
Rev Peter Slack, (Casino) Parish Priest Ph: 02 6662 1025 (Casino) Fax: 02 66623177 Email: casino@lismore.catholic.org.au
Clarence Valley: Grafton/South Grafton/Cowper

St Mary’s (parish established 1862) 1 Victoria St., (P.O. Box 577) Grafton, N.S.W. 2460 Parish also serves St John of the Cross, Upper Copmanhurst

Rev Paul Winter, Parish Priest,  Rev Frederick Basco, Assistant Priest.

Ph: 02 6643 9017 Fax: 02 6643 1388 Email: admin@clarencevalleyparish.com.au Office: McCarthy Centre, 2 Clarence Street, Grafton. NSW 2460

Cowper

Mary Immaculate (parish established 1902) Clarence St., Cowper, N.S.W. 2460 (mail to South Grafton) Also serves Mary Help of Christians, Ulmarra; St John, Lawrence

South Grafton

St Patrick’s (parish established 1926) 72 Skinner St., P.O. Box 11, South Grafton, N.S.W. 2460. Ph: 02 6642 4066 Email: stpatricksog@westnet.com.au

Coffs Harbour

St Augustine’s (Parish established 1906) 12 Gordon Street, (P.O. Box 2450) Coffs Harbour, N.S.W. 2450 Parish also serves St Francis Xavier, Woolgoolga; St Therese, Coramba; St Paul, Glenreagh.

Rev Peter Padsungay, VF, PP, Rev Stefan Matuszek, Assistant Priest. Ph:02 6651 0000 (office) 02 6651 0000 (pres) Fax: 02 6651 2897 (office) 02 6652 1982 (pres) Email: coffsadmin@coffscatholic.com Website: www.coffscatholic.com

Coraki

St Joseph’s (parish established 1890) Union St., (P.O. Box 50) Coraki, N.S.W. 2471 Parish also serves All Saints’, Woodburn; St John, Evans Head

Rev Richard Foley, Parish Priest. Ph: 02 6683 2051 Fax: 02 6683 2751

Kingscliff

St Anthony’s (parish established 1960). Rev Paul McDonald, Parish Priest. 16 Pearl St., (P.O. Box 1022) Kingscliff, N.S.W. 2487 Parish also serves Ss Mary & Ambrose, Pottsville

Ph: 02 6674 1284 Fax: 02 6674 4309 Email: parkings@bigpond.com

Kyogle

Our Lady of Sorrows (parish established 1916). Rev Erick Quinteros, Administrator. 156 Summerland Way, (P.O. Box 123) Kyogle, N.S.W. 2474 Ph: 02 6632 1074 Fax: 02 6632 2425 Email: kyogle@lismore.catholic.org.au

Lismore

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Maclean

St Mary’s (parish established 1876) McIntyres Lane, (P.O. Box 19) Maclean, N.S.W. 2463 Parish also serves St James, Yamba; St John, Iluka; St Dominic, Harwood.

Rev Nicolas Maurice, Parish Priest. Ph: 02 6645 2019 Fax: 02 6645 4855 Email: macleanparish@bigpond.com

Macleay Valley/Kempsey/Smithtown

Kempsey: All Saints’ (parish established 1864) Website: www.mvcporg.au Corner Marsh & Kemp Streets, (P.O. Box 3007) West Kempsey, N.S.W. 2440 Parish also serves St John, Willawarrin; Star of the Sea, Crescent Head; St Patrick, Bellbrook

Rev Paul Gooley, Parish Priest. Rev Joseph Holloway, Assistant Priest. Ph: 02 6562 5182 Fax: 02 6562 5716 Email: cathkemp@midcoast.com.au

Smithtown: St Patrick’s (parish established 1886) 52 Main St., Smithtown, N.S.W. 2440 Parish also serves South West Rocks Rev Paul Gooley, Parish Priest Ph: 02 6567 4541

Mullumbimby

St John’s (parish established 1917) 15 Murwillumbah Rd., (P.O. Box 27) Mullumbimby, N.S.W. 2482 Parish also serves Our Lady of Lourdes, Brunswick Heads.

Rev Lyall Cowell, Parish Priest.  Ph: 02 6684 2106 Fax: 02 6678 0367 Email: mullumbimby@lismore.catholic.org.au Web: www.mullumbimbycatholic.com.au

Murwillumbah

Sacred Heart (parish established 1889) Main St., (P.O. Box 45) Murwillumbah, N.S.W. 2484 Parish also serves St Columba, Uki; Our Lady of Perpetual Succour South Murwillumbah, St.Brigid’s Church Burringbar.

Rev Anthony Lemon, Parish Priest Ph: 02 6672 1118 Fax: 02 6672 5938 Email: shpmbah@norex.com.au Website: http://shpmurwillumbah.com.au/

Nambucca Valley

Our Lady Star of the Sea (St. Mary’s) (combined parishes established 1998) 4 Mann St., (P.O. Box 141) Nambucca Heads, N.S.W. 2448 Parish also serves Corpus Christi, Carbin Street, Bowraville St.Patrick’s Macksville 24 Durkin Street (Office: PO Box 38) Macksville; Christ the King, Taylors Arm Road, Taylors Arm.

Rev Shelwin Fernandez, Administrator. Ph: 02 6568 6642 (Office) 02 6568 6642 (Presbytery) Fax: 02 6569 4183 Email: nvparish@lismore.catholic.org.au Parish Website: www.nvparish.com.au

Port Macquarie

St Agnes’ (parish established 1888) Office: 110 William St., (P.O. Box 1736) Port Macquarie 2444 Website: http://www.stagnesparish.org.au Pres: Hay St., (P.O. Box 23) Port Macquarie, N.S.W. 2444 Parish also serves St Francis, Christ the King, Port Macquarie; Star of the Sea, Lake Cathie; St Bernard, Telegraph Point; St Agnes, Lord Howe Island

Rev Leo Donnelly, Parish Priest; Rev Peter Wood and Rev Roland Agrisola. Ph: 02 6588 7444 (office) 02 6583 1024 (pres) Fax: 02 6588 7442 (office) 02 6583 1339 (pres) Email: pac@st.agnesparish.org.au Website: www.stagnesparish.org.au

Sawtell

Mary Help of Christians (parish established 1983) Parish Centre: 44 Boronia St., (P.O. Box 240) Sawtell, N.S.W. 2452 Presbytery: 63 Amaroo Crescent, Toormina

Rev Michael Alcock, Administrator. Ph: 02 6658 3544 Fax: 02 6658 2033 Email: sawtell@bigpond.net.au Website: www.sawtellcatholicchurch.com.au

South Lismore

Our Lady Help of Christians (parish established 1939) P.O. Box 3, Lismore 2480 — 169 Union St., South Lismore, N.S.W.

Rev Peter Karam, Parish Priest Ph: 02 6621 5521 Fax: 02 6622 1771 Mobile: 0419 401 258 Email: olhc@lismorediocese.org

Tweed Heads

St Joseph’s (parish established 1912) Presbytery: 32 Thompson St., (P.O. Box 25) Tweed Heads, N.S.W. 2485 Parish also serves St Camillus Church, Bilambil

Rev Michael Brady, Parish Priest and Rev Gabriel Ezenwa. Assistant Priest Ph: 07 5536 7522 Fax: 07 5536 4992 Email: tweedadmin@stjosephs.org.au Website: www.stjosephs.org.au

Wauchope

Our Lady of Lourdes (parish established 1955) 1 King St., (P.O. Box 63) Wauchope, N.S.W. 2446 Parish also serves St Patrick, Beechwood; St Peter, Long Flat.

Rev Felix Ekeh, Administrator,  Ph: 02 6585 1464 Fax: 02 6585 2864 . Email: ololwauchope@bigpond.com