Wallsend farewell Canon Sally

On January 29 the Parish of Wallsend farewelled The Reverend Canon Sally Gero at her final service before retirement. “May your retirement be as fruitful as your ministry!”  

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Around the Diocese

Parish of Harrington-Coopernook The parish had an enjoyable time on February 5 as Bishop Peter confirmed Makayla at St Peter’s. Parish of Nelson Bay Some of the young people of the parish of Nelson Bay out and about in the community at the Bunnings BBQ.  Parish of Toronto Tots ‘n’ Tunes got off to a

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Blessing of the Backpacks

Have a look at these fantastic photos of the Blessings of the Backpacks from across our diocese! Parishes including Belmont, Greta/Branxton/Lochinvar, Cardiff, Mt Vincent & Weston, and Nelson Bay held blessings both in and out of the church. Rev’d Brian Ford also headed down to Manning Valley Anglican College to bless the backpacks of the new

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Our Anglican schools welcome new Kindergarten students

Our Anglican schools across the diocese welcomed the Kindergarten students of 2017 earlier this month. Check out these super cute photos from Scone Grammar School, Lakes Grammar and Manning Valley Anglican College. Welcome to our new students! We hope you had a great first day and have settled in.

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BTAC Cambodia Service Trip 2017

In January 2017, eight students from Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College along with Mrs Demmocks, College Librarian, and Mrs Moulds, College Counsellor, ventured off to Cambodia on a Service Trip for three weeks. They started in Phnom Penh, the capital, to learn about some of the Cambodian history and experience the culture. Two sites they visited

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March 8: Paradiso at the Cathedral – Babette’s Feast

Christ Church Cathedral presents Lenten Movies at the Cathedral – Wednesdays commencing at 7.30pm with Archdeacon Sonia Roulston and Canon Katherine Bowyer. Donation Entry – light refreshments after. 8 March: BABETTE’S FEAST (G) 1987, 102mins (Comedy, Drama, Music) When Babette, a beautiful and mysterious French refugee, arrives in a remote Danish town the tight-knit, puritanical community

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March 11: Ladies Fashion Parade, Belmont

All Saints Anglican Church are holding a Ladies Fashion Parade featuring much loved clothing. Date: Saturday 11th March Time: 1.30pm Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Church Street, Belmont Cost: $6.00 (Includes Afternoon Tea) For Information Phone Margaret 49454493  

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March 15: Paradiso at the Cathedral – The King’s Speech

Christ Church Cathedral presents Lenten Movies at the Cathedral – Wednesdays commencing at 7.30pm with Archdeacon Sonia Roulston and Canon Katherine Bowyer. Donation Entry – light refreshments after. 15 March  – THE KING’S SPEECH (PG) 2010, 119mins (Biographical drama) England’s Prince Albert must ascend the throne as King George VI, but he has a speech impediment. Knowing

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