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Diocese of Cairns

Bishop of Cairns
Most Rev James Foley DD DPh (Leuven)
PO Box 625
Cairns QLD 4870
Bishop's House
183 Abbott St
Cairns QLD 4870
Ph: (07) 4051 2071
Vicar General    
Rev Francis Gordon VG

Vicar General

PO Box 95M
Manunda QLD 4870
Ph: (07) 4053 1383
Fax: (07) 4053 1172
Moderator of the Curia    
Rev Neil Muir EV

Moderator of the Curia

PO Box 1026
Smithfield QLD 4878
Ph: (07) 4057 6055
Fax: (07) 4057 6388
Episcopal Vicar    
Rev Kerry Crowley EV VF

Episcopal Vicar for Clergy

PO Box 64
Innisfail QLD 4860
Ph: (07) 4061 6633
Fax: (07) 4061 7634
Rev Neil Muir EV

Episcopal Vicar of Finance, Administration and Education & Centacare FNQ

PO Box 1026
Smithfield QLD 4878
Ph: (07) 4057 6055
Fax: (07) 4057 6388
Vicar Forane    
Rev Kerry Crowley EV VF (Southern Deanery)

Vicar Forane

Catholic Presbytery
PO Box 64
Innisfail QLD 4860
Ph: (07) 4061 6633
Fax: (07) 4061 7634
Rev Martin Kenny VF (Northern Deanery)

Vicar Forane

Catholic Presbytery
PO Box 669
Earlville QLD 4870
Ph: (07) 4054 1171
Chancellor    
Rev Neil Muir EV, Moderator of the Curia

Chancellor

Diocesan Chancery
PO Box 625
Cairns QLD 4870
Ph: (07) 4046 5644
Financial Administrator    
Mr Kevin Malone

Executive Director - Diocesan Services and Support

PO Box 625
Cairns QLD 4870
Bishop's House
Cnr Abbott & Minnie Sts
Cairns QLD 4870
Ms Jasmin Greer

Executive Director Financial and Employee Services, Finance and Administration

PO Box 625
Cairns QLD 4870
Bishop's House
Cnr Abbott & Minnie Sts
Cairns QLD 4870
Ph: (07) 4046 5638
Tribunal    
Tribunal

PO Box 625
Cairns QLD 4870
Bishop's House
Cnr Abbott & Minnie Sts
Cairns QLD 4870
Ph: (07) 4046 5644

Diocesan Office    

Boundaries

The Diocese comprises the territory of that portion of North Queensland which is bounded on the north and east by the ocean, including the Torres Strait Islands, on the south by the State parish boundaries adjacent to South Latitude 18.25 degrees from the East Coast to the Northern Territory, and on the west by the Northern Territory. The territory was detached from the Diocese of Brisbane on January 30, 1877, as the Vicariate Apostolic of Queensland; its name was changed to the Vicariate Apostolic of Cooktown on May 10, 1887; it was elevated to a Diocese with the title of Cairns on July 8, 1941. Area: 377,000 sq km.

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