CWF Appeal

Charitable Works Fund Appeal

Find out more about the good works supported by the Charitable Works Fund, including our deaf communities, expectant mothers, seminarians, chaplaincies, catechists, Aboriginal communities, and more.

PRF Appeal

Priests' Retirement Foundation Appeal

Your priests helped begin your faith journey. In the tradition of charity, we continue the good works of the Church in supporting our 67 retired priests.

St Mary's Cathedral Appeal

St Mary's Cathedral

Our Cathedral relies on the generosity of your donations. Help restore and protect the heart of our Catholic faith in Sydney.


Seminary of the Good Shepherd

Donate to help seminarians at the Good Shepherd and Redemptoris Mater Seminaries, where the heart and future of the Church are being formed.

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For 2,000 years the Catholic Church has worked to spread the faith, live in hope, and act in charity. Catholics continue this work in Sydney today.

Charitable Works Fund

Supporting our ministries of service and evangelisation.

Priests' Retirement Foundation

Caring for our retired priests who have cared so much for us.

St Mary's Cathedral

Restoring and preserving the heart of our Catholic Faith in Sydney.

Palestrina Foundation

Performing and preserving the Church’s treasury of sacred music, in Australia’s largest church.


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For 2000 years, Catholics have cared for the elderly, and continues this ministry today with our retired Priests. To learn more about the Priests' Retirement Foundation, please click the button below.



Christmas at the Cathedral

Running right up until Christmas day, the light display and projections are one of Sydney’s favourite holiday traditions.  Drenched in Christmas lights and sparkling visual effects, you can also look forward to daily choir performances and twinkling Christmas trees at the event. Festivities begin at 7pm daily with light shows ...

CWF Wrapped for 2022

Ephpheta Centre It’s a wrap at the Ephpheta Centre for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing! In 2023 the Ephpheta Centre will continue to provide fellowship and community events for the Catholic Deaf Community.  Throughout 2022 the Centre ran regular mini Deaf Cafe events around Sydney, while staff facilitated craft ...

Farewell to Bishop Brady

This article was originally published in The Catholic Weekly.   Bishop Terence Brady is full of gratitude for a “blessed” life as he steps down from his role as an active bishop of Sydney. Bishop Terry, as he is known, reached the canonical retirement age of 75 in April and ...

Band of Brothers

Seminary of the Good Shepherd It has been a tremendous year for the Seminary of the Good Shepherd, and indeed the Catholic Church in Sydney at large, with the joyful ordination of 5 new priests on the Feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord.  St Mary’s Cathedral was full to ...

Our new Director, David Armstrong

Several months ago we welcomed David Armstrong as the new Director of the Development and Fundraising Office. David enters the role after working in the Diocese of Broken Bay and he has an extensive background in the not-for-profit sector.   A message from David, Director of Development and Fundraising “Dear ...

Meet Andrew, Robert and Bede

The life of a Chorister at St Mary’s Cathedral is an experience unlike any other. Recently we sat down with a lay clerk and two boy choristers at the Cathedral to hear their experiences with all things life, laughter and song.  Bede and Robert are both boy Choristers at St ...


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Development and Fundraising Office
Level 7, Polding Centre                                                                                                                                                         
133 Liverpool St                                                                                   1800 753 959
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia                                                 

Please contact us if you require more information about anything you have seen on our website.
Alternatively, you can contact us via mail, phone or email.

Development and Fundraising Office
Level 7, Polding Centre
133 Liverpool St
1800 753 959
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

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