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 – 18 January

Next Saturday, Australia Day, Mass will be held at the normal time with prayers for our country. Deacon Matt Ransom, co-ordinator for C.C.D., has asked Margaret Friend to oversee catechists in our community. This is the most critical concern for our parish as we have an obligation to reach out...

Sacrament of Reconciliation

The Catholic Parish of St. Augustine's, Yass, invites children baptised in the Catholic tradition, Year 3 or older, to continue their journey in faith by preparing for the Sacrament of Reconciliation in preparation for their First Holy Communion. If you believe your child is ready to take this next step...

Thoughts from the presbytery – 11 January

As the summer break draws to a close, I remind parishioners of the meeting on the 6th February, 7:30pm in the Hartigan Centre, to discuss issues we want brought to the Plenary Council 2020.  At this gathering, we will also elect delegates to attend a deanery meeting with the results...

Christmas thoughts from the presbytery

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, In wishing you all a Happy and Holy Christmas, I also express gratitude to those parishioners who share generosity of their time and talents for the running of our community of communities.  It is a privilege to serve as your priest, at the same...


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)