Diocesan Newsletter

November 2023

  • Bishop Michael’s Letter

    We are at the end of November and our year is almost over. There have been many gatherings over the past few weeks including college award nights, farewells and congratulations of our year 12 students.

  • Lights of Christmas

    The Lights of Christmas are back. For seven nights from Sunday 17 December until Saturday 23 December, our beautiful St Joseph’s Cathedral in Rockhampton will be adorned with the Lights of Christmas.

  • Terry Sykes donates Stations of the Cross Artwork

    A series of original contemporary artworks depicting the Stations of the Cross has been donated to Catholic Education – Diocese of Rockhampton.

  • Parish News

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  • National Treasure Mrs Gail Purdie Recognized for Exceptional Contributions to the St Brendan’s College Community

    St Brendan’s College, as a member of the Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) community, is thrilled to announce the well-deserved recognition of Mrs Gail Purdie, a true national treasure, who has been bestowed with the prestigious EREA Charter Leadership Award for the year 2023.

  • A call from Vinnies for your support over Christmas.

    Your local St. Vincent de Paul Conference members ask for your help so that we can provide some Christmas joy for those who are struggling.

  • Vinnies and TCC join up for Christmas

    The real joy in Christmas is sharing it with others and the St Vincent De Paul Society keeps this spirit alive through their Christmas Hamper appeal in Rockhampton delivering much needed happiness to struggling families.

  • CAP mentoring a success

    Certificates will be presented to 10 teachers in Catholic primary schools at end-of-school year events, in appreciation of their mentorship of pre-service teachers participating in Catholic Education – Diocese of Rockhampton’s Career Assistance Program (CAP).

  • Catholic Education News

    Catholic Education Message Stick 13th Oct 2023

    Catholic Education Message Stick 20th Oct 2023

    Catholic Education Message Stick 27th Oct 2023

    Catholic Education Message Stick 3rd Nov 2023

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  • In Loving Memory

    We remember in prayer our loved ones who have died.