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Diocese of Townsville

Bishop of Townsville
Rev Michael Lowcock (Diocesan Administrator)
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
Catholic Diocesan Centre
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3202
Ph: (07) 4749 8555
Fax: (07) 4726 3212
Chancellor    
Mr Len Horner

Chancellor

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3210
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Financial Administrator    
Mr Bob Witty

Financial Administrator

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Tribunal    
Ms Maureen Mosch

Tribunal

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3240
Fax: (07) 4726 3212
Archivist    
Mrs Helen Lucas

Archivist

Diocesan Archives
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
276 Stuart Dve
Wulguru QLD 4811
Ph: (07) 4729 1392
Fax: (07) 4725 3211
Diocesan Office    
Office of the Bishop

PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3202
Fax: (07) 4726 3212
Mrs Joan Kennedy

Bishop's Secretary

Ecclesiastical Organisations    
Adult Faith Formation

Ph: (07) 4726 4200
TBA

Caritas Australia

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ms Mary McAuliffe

Pastoral Care Projects Officer

Ph: (07) 4726 3252
Catholic Education Office

PO Box 861
Aitkenvale QLD 4814
2 Gardenia Ave
Kirwan QLD 4817
Ph: (07) 4773 0900
Fax: (07) 4773 0901
Dr Cathy Day

Diocesan Director

Mr Ross Horner

Director - Leadership and School Development

Jacqui Francis

Director: Organisational Services and Capabilities

Mr Ernie Christie

Director Learning, Teaching and Catholic Identity

Catholic Mission

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3253
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Ms Wendy Stone

Director

Centacare - Catholic Family Services

PO Box 1362
Aitkenvale QLD 4814
410 Ross River Rd
Cranbrook QLD 4814
Ph: (07) 4772 9000
Fax: (07) 4755 0322
Mr Peter Monaghan

Director

Ph: 0455 255 777
Catherine Devine

Assistant Director Regional Manager of the West

Ms Paula La Rosa

Deputy Director Townsville

Clergy Foundation

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3205
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Rev Terence Lyons

Chairperson

Mr Bob Witty

Commission for Cultural Diversity

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3240
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mrs Rebecca Ryman

Executive Officer

Mr David Renderos

Chairperson

Commission for Ecumenical & Interfaith Relations

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3264
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr John Crowley

Chairperson

Communications Officer

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3251
Mr Neil Helmore

Diocesan Advisory Council

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Len Horner

Chairperson

Diocesan Consultors

PO Box 324
Mount Isa QLD 4825
Ph: (07) 4743 6088
Fax: (07) 4743 6036
Rev Michael Lowcock

Diocesan Development Fund

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3205
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Terry Fanning

Chairman of Board

Mr John Sherriff

Manager

Diocesan Education Council

PO Box 861
Aitkenvale QLD 4814
Ph: (07) 4773 0900
Fax: (07) 4773 0901
Mrs Marie Radford

Chairperson

Diocesan Finance Council

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Chris McMahon

Chairman

Mr Bob Witty

Secretary

Diocesan Liturgical Commission

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Ross Horner

Chairperson

Mrs Anna Ardill

Secretary

Sr Judith Foster SGS

Liturgical Consultant

Diocesan Media Office

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Neil Helmore

Media Officer

Diocesan Vocations Committee

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Neil Helmore

Vocations Officer

Rev Michael Lowcock

Director

Diocesan Youth Ministry Office

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3262
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Michael van Blerk

Youth Ministry Coordinator

Miss Maigan Hayward

YCS Coordinator

Edmund Rice Camps

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3263
Ph: 0411 663 842
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
TBA

Coordinator

Ph: (07) 4726 3263
Hospital Ministry

Canossa Home for the Aged

Ph: (07) 4776 2600
Rev Damian McGrath

Chaplain

Mater Hospital

Ms Trudy Clark

Pastoral Care Team Coordinator

Ph: (07) 4727 4444
Townsville General Hospital

Ph: (07) 4779 3145
Rev Francis Ferriggi

Chaplain

Ph: 0407 889 158
Indigenous Catholic Council

PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Mr Karl McKenzie

Chairperson

Mrs Alice Bin Tahal

Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Office for Life, Marriage and Family

PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
TBA

Director

Office for the Participation of Women

Mrs Lyn Horner

Diocesan Representative

Ph: (07) 4775 7688
Fax: (07) 4779 1478
Priests' Support Committee

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Rev David Lancini

Chairperson

Mr Len Horner

Prison Ministry

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
TBA

Chaplain

Ms Mary McAuliffe

Coordinator

Ms Pierina Pepperdene

Mr Vince Crowley

PO Box 6
Aitkenvale QLD 4814
Ph: (07) 4779 9460
R.C.I.A. Office

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3250
TBA

Diocesan Coordinator

Resource Centre of Catholic Education Office

PO Box 861
Aitkenvale QLD 4814
2 Gardenia Ave
Kirwan QLD 4814
Ph: (07) 4773 0900
Fax: (07) 4774 0901
Retreat Centres

House of Prayer and Spirituality

17 Thomas St
Pimlico QLD 4812
Ph: (07) 4728 9861
Fax: (07) 4775 5883
Mrs Margaret Trevethan

Coordinator

Mary MacKillop House - A Western Centre for Spirituality

113 Goldring St
Richmond QLD 4740
Ph: (07) 4741 3369
Ph: 0418 199 026
Sr Carmel Pattinson SGS

Coordinator

Roman Catholic Trust Corporation for the Diocese of Townsville

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Bob Witty

Secretary

Social Justice Committee

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3210
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mr Len Horner

Secretary

State School Catechetics

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Ms Mary McAuliffe

Coordinator

Townsville Filipino Catholic Committee

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Mrs Rebecca Ryman

Western Ministry for Spirituality

Sr Moya Campbell RSJ

Chairperson

Mr Len Horner

Ph: (07) 4726 3210
Yona Shalom Charismatic Renewal

Ms Trudy Clark

Co-ordinator

Ph: (07) 4779 8692
Young Christian Students (YCS)

Catholic Diocesan Centre
PO Box 6149
Townsville QLD 4810
270 Stanley St
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4726 3200
Fax: (07) 4726 3211
Miss Maigan Hayward

Townsville YCS Coordinator

Boundaries

North: A line following the boundaries of the State parishes adjacent to South latitude 18.25 degrees from the East Coast of Queensland to the border of Northern Territory. South: Latitude 21 degrees as far as longitude 145 degrees, then south as far as latitude 22 degrees, thence west to the boundary of the Shire of Gregory North, and thence along its boundary to latitude 23 degrees, continuing west to the border of Northern Territory. East: The coast of Queensland between latitude 18.25 degrees and latitude 21 degrees, and all the islands situated within these limits adjacent to the coast. West: The border of Northern Territory between South latitude 18.25 degrees and South latitude 23 degrees.

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