The Catholic Parish of St Mary of the Angels has grown and evolved over many decades, alongside the community of Geelong.
Our Basilica is a place of worship for locals and visitors alike and a major historical landmark for tourists.
Parish Priest: Fr James Clarke
Assistant Parish Priest: Fr Joseph Panackal IVD
The Chief Health Officer has declared the City of Greater Geelong, the Surf Coast and Mitchell Shire will enter a seven-day lockdown commencing at 11:59pm on Sunday 19 September, with restrictions the same as those in the City of Ballarat and metropolitan Melbourne, excluding the curfew.
For the complete media report issued see here
What this means for St Mary's Parish:
The Basilica will remain closed until further notice.
There will be NO Weekday Masses and Sunday Masses until further notice. We will keep you updated.
The Piety Stall remains closed until further notice.
The Parish Office is closed until Wednesday September 27,2021
Cafe Light is closed until further notice.
The Plaza Theatre is closed until further notice.
The Eucharistic Chapel is closed for private prayer
Please note: The Parish Pantry remains open is an essential service to help those in need of food and pantry items. The opening hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 1 pm - 3 pm.