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 – 16 August

Insurance for the Yass parish next year will be $17,880, Gunning $3,439 and Mount Carmel School $26,327 paid by the school with a contribution of approximately $5,000 by Yass parish. As you are aware from your own household budget, gas and electricity have increased significantly.  I would like to install...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 9 August

This coming Thursday, 15th August, is the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  For those able to attend Mass, the Assumption is a holy day of obligation.  In Australia and New Zealand the two holy days of obligation are 15th August (Assumption) and 25th December (Christmas).  Mass times this Thursday...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 2 August

I will be approaching a few parishioners in the next two weeks to consider becoming Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist. This will involve being on a roster and committing to spend two hours, once every six weeks, taking Holy Communion to residents of Thomas Eccles, Horton or Warmington or to...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 26 July

Just a reminder that Mass this coming Friday will be held at 9:45am, as it is the delayed celebration for Our Lady of Mount Carmel.  The feast was the 16th July when the school was on holidays. Registration for the Sacrament of Confirmation will be held this week.  Parents are...


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)