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Diocese of Wollongong

Bishop of Wollongong
Most Rev Peter William Ingham DD
PO Box 1239
Wollongong NSW 2500
Xavier Centre
38 Harbour St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2419
Vicar General    
Very Rev Patrick Faherty VG

Vicar General

St Michael's Parish
20 North St
Nowra NSW 2541
Ph: (02) 4423 1712
Very Rev Bryan Jones VG

Vicar General

All Saints Catholic Parish
19 College Ave
Shellharbour City Centre NSW 2529
Ph: (02) 4296 3939
Dean    
Rev Dean Michael Healy (Hume Deanery)

Dean

Rev Dean David O'Brien (Keira Deanery)

Dean

Rev Dean Christopher Roberts (Flinders Deanery)

Dean

Chancellor    
Mr William Walker

Chancellor and Diocesan Executive Officer

PO Box 1239
Wollongong NSW 2500
Xavier Centre
38 Harbour St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2419
Financial Administrator    
Mr Mark O'Donoghue

Financial Administrator

PO Box 1239
Wollongong NSW 2500
Xavier Centre
38 Harbour St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2419
Tribunal    
Tribunal

PO Box 2090
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2410
Fax: (02) 4222 2418
Rev Kenneth Cafe OFM

Episcopal Vicar for Canonical Services

Diocesan Office    
Office of the Bishop

PO Box 1239
Wollongong NSW 2500
Xavier Centre
38 Harbour St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2417
Mrs Lorraine Tobin

Personal Assistant to Bishop

Mr Daniel Hopper

Director of Media & Communications

Ph: (02) 4222 2461
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Graeme Maynard

Diocesan Property Manager

Ph: (02) 4222 2424
Fax: (02) 4222 2439
Ms Debbie Gates

Director of Development & Community Engagement

Ph: (02) 4222 2446
Parish Services Team

PO Box 1239
Wollongong NSW 2500
Xavier Centre
38 Harbour St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Jude Hennessy

Director of Parish Services, Confraternity of Christian Doctrine & Evangelisation

Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2417
Mr Paul Mason

Coordinator of Liturgy

Ph: (02) 4222 2462
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Darren McDowell

Coordinator of Adult Faith Formation

Ph: (02) 4222 2463
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Seth Harsh

Coordinator of Youth & Young Adults

Ph: (02) 4222 2460
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Ecclesiastical Organisations    
Caritas Australia

PO Box 1015
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2480
Fax: (02) 4222 2417
Mr Tom van Kints

Director

Catholic Development Fund

PO Box 1494
Wollongong NSW 2500
38 Harbour St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2444
Fax: (02) 4222 2456
Mr Tony Sanderson

General Manager

Catholic Education Office

LMB 8802
Wollongong NSW 2500
86-88 Market St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4253 0800
Fax: (02) 4253 0870
Mr Peter Turner

Director of Schools

Catholic Mission

PO Box 1015
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4222 2482
Ph: 0449 716 363
Fax: (02) 4222 2417
Mr David Harrison

Director

CatholicCare - Wollongong, Campbelltown and Nowra

Head Office
PO Box 1174
Wollongong NSW 2500
25-27 Auburn St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4227 1122
Fax: (02) 4226 9736
Mr Michael Austin

Director

Clergy Life and Ministry

Rev John Ho

Director

20 Stratford Rd
Tahmoor NSW 2573
Ph: (02) 4683 2230
Fax: (02) 4683 2248
Council of Priests

PO Box 1239
Wollongong NSW 2500
Rev David Catterall

Chairman

Rev Duane Fernandez

Secretary

Mr William Walker

Executive Officer

Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2419
Diocesan Finance Council

Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 2419
Mr Mark O'Donoghue

Diocesan Liturgical Commission

Ph: (02) 4222 2462
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Paul Mason

Diocesan Master of Ceremonies and Liturgy Consultant

PO Box 889
Narellan NSW 2567
Ph: (02) 4648 2226
Rev David Catterall

Diocesan Schools Council

LMB 8802
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4253 0938
Mr Tim Gilmour

Diocesan Stewardship Support Committee

Ph: (02) 4222 2463
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Darren McDowell

Justice, Ecology & Peace Diocesan Council

Ph: (02) 4222 2463
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Darren McDowell

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Ph: (02) 4222 2463
Fax: (02) 4222 2479
Mr Darren McDowell

Standing Committee for People with Disabilities and their Families

CatholicCare-Wollongong
Head Office: PO Box 1174
Wollongong NSW 2500
25-27 Auburn St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: 02) 4227 1122
Fax: (02) 4226 9736
Ms Trish Cooney

Standing Committee for the Aged

CatholicCare-Wollongong
Head Office: PO Box 1174
Wollongong NSW 2500
25-27 Auburn St
Wollongong NSW 2500
Ph: (02) 4227 1122
Fax: (02) 4226 9736
Ms Trish Cooney

Vocations Office, Diocesan

Ph: 0401 621 591
Rev Richard Healey

Wollongong Professional Standards Resource Group

Ph: (02) 4222 2400
Fax: (02) 4222 0419
Mr William Walker

Boundaries

Comprising the territory in New South Wales as follows: Commencing in the south at a point from the Pacific Coast along the northern shore of Durras Lake; by the Shoalhaven Shire boundary to the point at which the Nowra-Nerriga Road crosses the Pigeon House Range; by a direct line to the source of the Ettrema Creek; by Ettrema Creek to its confluence with the Shoalhaven River; by the Shoalhaven River, Barbers and Urangalla Creek, Paddy's and Wollondilly Rivers to the junction of the Wollondilly River and Guineacor Creek; by a direct line to Mount Werong; to the junction of Cox's River and the Wollondilly River; by the Warragamba River to its junction with Monkey Creek and the Wollondilly River; by a direct line to the junction of Northern Road and Greendale Road; by Bringelly Road to the Hume Highway; by the Hume Highway to the Cross Roads; by Glenfield Road and Canterbury Road to the Southern Railway; by a line due east to the George's River; by the George's River to Oxford Road; by Oxford Road and Albert Road and its extension to William's Creek; by William's Creek upstream to a point on this Creek due east of Campbelltown Railway Station; from this point by direct line to Eckersley Trigonometrical Station; by direct line to the junction of the Illawarra Railway and the Southern boundary of National Park; by the southern boundary of National Park in an easterly direction to the Pacific Ocean. Area: 11,338 sq km.

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