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On The Road

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Great Ideas

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Love, Truth & Beauty

Parish life is expressed in three main areas


What is Parish2020?


Parish 2020 is entrusted with the tasks of hearing our priests, lay leaders and people with a view to renewing the pastoral plan.

bringing the best demographic and planning expertise to bear upon the distribution of our deaneries, parishes

reduce silos and promoting greater collaboration between parishes in shared activities

resources and planning for the future, and between parishes, schools, agencies and chancery

ensuring our parishes are sustainable and that they receive the best possible support going forward









Our Parishes


The Archdiocese is bounded to the North by Broken Bay Diocese, to the West by Parramatta Diocese, and to the South by Wollongong Diocese.


The Archdiocese is divided into nine Deaneries which consists of a number of parishes, over which presides a dean appointed by a bishop.
The duty of the dean is to watch over the clergy of the deanery, to see that they fulfil the orders of the bishop.

Latest News

Watch it Now! Running a Successful Youth Mass Highlights Video

On Sunday 7 October, Michael Paton, Youth and Music Minister from the Parish of Our Lady of the Way, North Sydney led a masterclass on how to run a successful Catholic Youth Mass. Watch this to see how Michael uses the influence of music to bring people closer to Christ. Click here for more information [...]

A Letter For You

I’ve recently discovered a host of emails that took the scenic route to my inbox. To those who were wondering about their reply – my apologies!  We’ve fixed the issue and you can now be certain your letters will come straight to the Parish 2020 team!   It’s been great reading people’s comments about Parish 2020 and the […]