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News

Nearly 200,000 Australians will have their robodebt reviews wiped as the Federal Government scraps investigations into the controversial Coalition scheme introduced in 2015.   The…
The proposal by the Federal Government to establish a new alternative dispute resolution process for people caught up in NDIS disputes would make the process…
Catholic Health Australia says Peter Shergold’s findings into the way Australia handled the COVID pandemic reminds us of our duty to look after the most…
Tuesday, 11 October 2022 10:34

Grand Organ Master Series

Thomas Heywood Recital Sunday 6 November at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Bendigo    3.00 - 4.00 p.m. Thomas Heywood Recital  4.30 p.m.  Sung Evening Prayer 
108th Migrant and Refguee Sunday, 25 September 2022    Across the Diocese on Migrant and Refugee Sunday, we remembered the difficult journeys which migrants and…
Monday, 10 October 2022 22:24

Fr Henry's Abacha Recipe

"This traditional delicacy of the ''Igbo'' people in southeast Nigeria is aromatic and nutritious. Known as African Salad, “Abacha” is made from shredded dried cassava.…
Monday, 10 October 2022 21:54

Season of Creation never ends

The 2022 Season of Creation concluded on 4 October with the Feast of St Francis of Assisi, patron saint of ecology.  This global ecumenical celebration…
Wearing his hat as Catholic Co-Chair of the Methodist-Roman Catholic International Commission (MERCIC), Bishop Shane and fellow MERCIC members met in Rome for a week…
With the release of Interim Report on the consultation Phase of the Sandhurst Mission and Pastoral Council (SMPC)  Ruth Lawlor reflects on her encounters with parishioners…
Monday, 10 October 2022 19:36

St Kilian's Filipino Streetfood Fiesta

St Kilian’s Parish, Bendigo celebrated Migrant and Refugee Sunday with Mass followed by a spectacular Filipino Streetfood Fiesta.  In his Homily, Parish Administrator, Fr Junray…
Monday, 10 October 2022 19:10

Multicultural Sunday in Numurkah

Parishioners at St John’s in Numurkah had a wonderful time celebrating the gifts migrants have brought to parish life.  First with prayer at Mass, then…
The Community of the Sons and Daughters of God in Florence has recently enjoyed the company of Sandhurst visitors. In early September, the Sons and…
In mid-September, Bishop Shane spent several days visiting the Archdiocese of Paderborn in Germany, which has a long connection with the Diocese of Sandhurst, as…
Monday, 10 October 2022 16:57

Fr Junjun's Bam-I recipe

Bam-i (Pancit Bisaya)    "This dish is popular in my home province of Cebu, the Philippines, where it is a favourite dish at parties and…
Australian Bishops Conference President, Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB, has been in Rome to assist with the ongoing work of the Synod of Bishops on Synodality.…
The Pacific region is facing a perfect storm of climate change induced disasters and skyrocketing debt burdens, according to a new report.  The report calls…
A major new report by progressive think tank, Per Capita, has found that homeless women over 55 are expected to double in less than a…
Thursday, 15 September 2022 21:07

Dementia Awareness Month – September 2022

By Mary Pianta   Almost half a million Australians live with dementia – 250 people diagnosed each day.   During Dementia Month, all Australians are…
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