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. 


Thoughts from the presbytery – 11 April

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, You have seen the people of Great Britain, standing at their doors expressing gratitude to the frontline workers dealing with the coronavirus. The sacrifices they are making resonates with the supreme sacrifice of Jesus. Locally we have those in our hospital and nursing homes...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 3 April

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, In the early 90’s I attended a course at Seton Hall University, Newark, U.S.A., with priests from thirty-six countries. Late in the evening, with the help of lemonade, the stories of the pastoral issues dealt with by the priests were shared. There was a...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 1 April

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I hope and pray you are all well and adjusting to our new monastic lifestyle. If you have any needs or just want to talk to me, please use my mobile (0448 414 541) and not the landline (6226 1086). I’m unable to change...


Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, It is with regret that I have decided, due to the Coronavirus pandemic, to cease all gatherings in our community until further notice. I have a duty to care for you all and I’m not prepared to take the risk of exposing anyone to...

Feast of Pentecost


A small number of Masses are now being held with strictly limited attendance. An online Liturgy of the Word is also conducted by Fr Mick at 10am on Sundays.

Contact the Parish Secretary for further information and bookings.

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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)