Christus Rex Pilgrimage – 2013


The Christus Rex Pilgrimage is a 3 day walk from Ballarat to Bendigo, covering over 90 kilometres. This route takes us from one great cathedral – St. Patricks, Ballarat – to another splendid cathedral – Sacred Heart, Bendigo. Over the 3 days we walk through the picturesque and serene countryside and forests of Victoria, through the towns of Creswick, Smeaton, Newstead and Lockwood. Along the … Continue reading Christus Rex Pilgrimage – 2013

RealCatholicTV.com – Baltimore Catechism Videos


Outfit yourself for spiritual warfare with this educational program based on the Baltimore Catechism. If you are looking for a program based on the Baltimore Catechism these online videos from RealCatholicTV.com are great. To access them you need to sign up for a free account and then upgrade it to a Premium user. The Free programs are just the tip of the iceberg – Premium users have … Continue reading RealCatholicTV.com – Baltimore Catechism Videos

Catholic Heritage Curricula – Summer Enrichment Program


+ June 23, 2012 Catholic Heritage Curricula invites you to try our Summer Enrichment Program! We offer materials that can be used for remedial reading, math, and spelling; or for wholesome summer activities and enrichment to keep skills up and children excited at the wonder of discovery over the long summer break from school. Phonics, reading, spelling, and math workbooks may be used for catch-up … Continue reading Catholic Heritage Curricula – Summer Enrichment Program

Wallace and Gromit: Scienceworks Excursion


Wallace and Gromit are moving into Scienceworks! From May 2012, explore 62 West Wallaby Street, a life-size version of Wallace and Gromit’s home and discover how simple ideas transform into life-changing inventions. Join the Oscar® winning duo as they guide you through their home, a world of cracking interactive contraptions, hands-on activities, games and more! See some of their more colourful inventions, including the Telly-scope … Continue reading Wallace and Gromit: Scienceworks Excursion

Soul Surfer Movie


The Dove Foundation review.  Bethany (AnnaSophia Robb) was born to surf. A natural talent who took to the waves at a young age, she was leading an idyllic life on Kauai, participating in national surf competitions with her best friend Alana (Lorraine Nicholson), when everything changed. On Halloween morning, a 14-foot tiger shark came out of nowhere and seemed to shatter all her dreams. Soul … Continue reading Soul Surfer Movie

May is Mary’s month


We Catholics think of May as Mary’s month, the month we decorate our May altars and rededicate ourselves to saying the daily Rosary. For many of us, May is the month we recall the wonderful apparitions of the Blessed Mother to the three children, Lucia, Jacinta, and Francisco, in the year 1917 in Fatima, a village north of Lisbon, Portugal. The most fantastic miracle was … Continue reading May is Mary’s month

Excursion to HMB Endeavour


We had an excursion to the HMB Endeavour last Friday 27th April which was docked at the Waterfront City Marina, Docklands. Everyone had a great time and had the opportunity to experience what life was like on this amazing ship. About the Endeavour: A replica of Captain Cook’s famous ship of discovery, HMB Endeavour, is displayed at the Australian National Maritime Museum as one of the nation’s foremost historical … Continue reading Excursion to HMB Endeavour

Parish Mission Our Lady of Lourdes Bayswater


We have just completed a family mission held at Our Lady of Lourdes in Bayswater. It ran over five nights from Sunday to Thursday night, and what an amazing five nights it has been. The church was full every night. I can’t remember the last time I went to a mission. I do remember going to some when I was growing up but you just … Continue reading Parish Mission Our Lady of Lourdes Bayswater

40 Days for Life – Melbourne, Victoria


While we are too late to be involved with the 40 days for life this year we wanted to share this with you so we can all get involved now and for the 40 days next year, and to also share this beautiful song “The Call”. ——————————————————————————————————————————————– Touch hearts. Save lives. Pray to end abortion. You can help save lives! The 40 days for life … Continue reading 40 Days for Life – Melbourne, Victoria

Courageous: The Movie


Honour Begins at Home Four men, one calling: To serve and protect. As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, David Thomson, and Shane Fuller are confident and focused. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly prepared to tackle: fatherhood. While they consistently give their best on the job, good enough seems to be all … Continue reading Courageous: The Movie