2019/2020 Directory available 1 July

The Official Directory of the Catholic Church is a fundamental tool for anyone working within the Church and for those in the wider community who seek to make contact. Continue reading...

Click here for more

Diocese of Sandhurst

Bishop of Sandhurst
Most Rev Shane Mackinlay DD
PO Box 201
Bendigo VIC 3552
Ph: (03) 5441 2544
Fax: (03) 5441 8278
Vicar General    

Ph: (03) 5441 2544
Episcopal Vicar    
Very Rev Dr Brian Boyle BA, B.Theol, STL, DipTertEd, STD EV

Episcopal Vicar for Education

PO Box 201
Bendigo VIC 3552
Ph: (03) 5441 2544
Vicar Forane    
Dean Stephen Bohan VF PP

Vicar Forane

Sacred Heart Parish
PO Box 36
Yarrawonga VIC 3730
Ph: (03) 5744 3030
Fax: (03) 5744 3434
Dean Joseph Taylor VF PP

Vicar Forane

St Brendan's Parish
121 Knight St
Shepparton VIC 3630
Ph: (03) 5821 2633
Fax: (03) 5831 2908
Very Rev Anthony Shallue ADM


66 Short St
Bendigo VIC 3550
Tribunal of the Catholic Church Victoria and Tasmania

PO Box 146
East Melbourne VIC 8002
390 Albert St
East Melbourne VIC 3002
View Map
Ph: (03) 9287 5542
Very Rev John J Salvano JCL MCL

Judicial Vicar

Very Rev Anthony Kerin JCL

Associate Judicial Vicar

Rev Michael Gallacher LCL

Diocesan Office    
Bishop's Office and Chancery Office

PO Box 201
Bendigo VIC 3552
172-174 McCrae St
Bendigo VIC 3550
Ph: (03) 5441 2544
Fax: (03) 5441 8278
Ms Katrina Strong

Secretary to the Bishop

Mr Cameron Fraser

Business Manager

Mrs Sally Holmes

PA to the Business Manager

Ms Anne McIntosh

Child Safety Officer


Comprising that part of the State of Victoria which is bounded on the north and east by the River Murray, on the west by the River Loddon, and on the south generally by the 37th parallel of latitude, including Redesdale district and excluding Maldon. Patroness of the diocese, Our Lady Mother of Good Counsel. Area: 45,196 sq km.

Makinson d’Apice Lawyers
Frank J Siebert Funeral Directors
Kerry Oil Candles