St Augustine's Parish is a great community which tries to live the Gospel in all that we do. If you live locally we hope this site will inspire you to join our community. If you live far away, we hope that this site will provide inspiration for your own ministry and spirituality. 



24th December - 5:30pm, St. Francis Xavier, Gunning - 7:00pm, St. Augustine’s, Yass - 8:30pm, Murrumbateman Rec Hall 25th December - 8am, St. Augustine’s, Yass - 10am, Our Lady of the Rosary, Wee Jasper SACRAMENT OF PENANCE/RECONCILIATION 20th December  - 6 – 7pm 23rd December - 8:30 – 9am; 12...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 13 December

I felt very proud of the significant number of altar servers who received awards, especially for leadership, at the Mount Carmel presentation evening. The school has had a good year and as a community we should be grateful to Michael, Jan and all members of staff for their commitment to...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 6 December

I was surprised to learn this past week that school fees will increase by four percent.  It seems that increases each year are automatic without any explanation from Catholic Education.  In the real world, wages are static, the cost of living increases and the country deals with the worst drought...

Prayer in the Spirit of Taizé

To mark the start of the Advent season you are cordially invited to a service of Prayer in the Spirit of Taizé on Sunday 1st December. This ecumenical service consists of prayer through psalms, a short bible reading, intercessions, a period of silent reflection and of course the beautiful Taizé...


St Augustine's Parish is located in the southern tablelands district of New South Wales, Australia. It incorporates the town of Yass and the villages of Gunning, Murrumbateman, Bowning, Breadalbane, Dalton, Gurrundah and Wee Jasper.


Meehan Street
PO Box 24
Yass NSW 2582

Phone: (02) 6226 1086
Fax: (02) 6226 2220
Email: yass@cg.org.au


Monday: 9am - 3pm
Wednesday: 9am - 3pm
Friday: 9:30am - 3:30pm (Bulletin)