Contact Details

23 Pyke St, Bairnsdale Get directions
(03) 5152 2942
Our Priest(s): Fr Michael Willemsen PP, Rev. Avinash George

Our Churches

St Mary’s
Corner of Pyke Street and Main St, Bairnsdale
(03) 5152 2942
Reconciliation: following Friday 9:10am Mass until 10:00am;
Saturday 9:30am – 10am; 5:30pm – 5:50pm
St Patrick’s
King St, Paynesville
Reconciliation: before Mass
Sacred Heart
Brookefield Rd, Swifts Creek
Reconciliation: before Mass
St Canice’s
Church St, Lindenow
Reconciliation: before Mass
St Francis of Assisi
MacFarlane Rd, Benambra
(03) 5152 3106
Reconciliation: before Mass
Immaculate Conception
79 Day St, Omeo
Reconciliation: before Mass

Our Schools

St Mary’s Primary School
5 Hope Avenue, Bairnsdale
(03) 5152 3706
Nagle College
20 Hope Ave, Bairnsdale
(03) 5152 6220

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Code of Conduct and Statement of Commitment – Bairnsdale

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Mass times

St Mary's, Main St, Bairnsdale
Saturday 6:00pm, Sunday 9.30am
St Patrick's, King St, Paynesville
Sunday 8:00am
St Canice's, Church St, Lindenow
Sunday 11:00am
Immaculate Conception, 79 Day Av, Omeo
4th Sunday only 9:00am Oct - May or Omeo Hospital (rear entrance) 11am June - Sept
(Liturgy of the Word with Communion 9am other Sundays)
Sacred Heart, Brookfield Rd, Swifts Creek
4th Sunday Vigil mass (Sat Night) 6:30pm
(Liturgy of the Word with communion 9am other Sundays)
St Francis of Assisi, McFarlane Rd, Benambra
4th Sunday only 11:00am Oct - May. 9am June - Sept
(Liturgy of the Word with communion at 9.30am other Sundays)

  Christmas Masses

St Mary's Church, Main St., Bairnsdale 
Christmas Eve: 7:00pm Mass Presentation Hall, Nagle College, Hope Avenue off Lindenow Dargo Road, 11.30pm Carols, Midnight Mass in St Mary's Church
Christmas Day: 9:30am Mass
New Years Day 9:10am Mass


St Patrick's Church, King St, Paynesville
Christmas Day: 8:00am Mass 


Swifts Creek
Sacred Heart, Brookfield Rd, Swifts Creek
Christmas Eve: 6:00pm Mass


St Francis of Assisi, McFarlane Rd, Benambra
Christmas Eve: 7:30pm Mass


Omeo and Lindenow
No Masses this year

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