Call : (02) 4955 9575 (Wallsend), (02) 4955 9364 (Shortland)

Welcome To Wallsend-Shortland Parish

Welcome to the Wallsend - Shortland Parish. We are a caring Catholic community in the diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, Australia. Our parish is located in the Wallsend & Shortland suburbs of Newcastle, about 11 kilometres from the Newcastle CBD.


INSPIRED BY LOVE OF GOD WE REACH OUT IN LOVING SERVICE TO ALL SHARING THE JOY OF THE GOSPEL. We know the depth of the love of God in faith and inspired by that love we make God's love known to all through loving service so that all may be caught up in the joy contained in the good news .Encounter with Christ fills lives with happiness (EG)


AS THE FATHER SENT ME, SO AM I SENDING YOU. To make Christ present in our community. To offer personal experience of Jesus Christ. To create warm and welcoming communities. To offer solid ongoing formation in scripture and doctrines as tools for spiritual growth. To seek out those alienated from church those in edges and the poor.


FELLOWSHIP, Fosters christian community. WORSHIP, Gathers people for prayer sacrament and liturgical celebration DISCIPLESHIP. Facilitates spiritual growth and promotes empowerment EVANGELISATION. Engages people in the transformation of society- out reach through mercy and justice to build the kingdom of God . MINISTRY.Fosters effective christian leadeship.

Parish Address

St Patrick's Wallsend

11 Macquarie St
Wallsend, 2287
PH : 02 49559575
FAX : 02 49656163

Our Lady of Victories Shortland

262 Sandgate Road
Shortland, 2307
PH : 02 49559364
Fax : 02 49656537

Mass Times

St Patrick's Church Wallsend

Monday, Thursday and Friday: 7:30am
Tuesday, Home Mass 10 am different homes (Refer Bulletin or Calendar)
Wednesday: 7:30am and 7:00pm
Saturday Vigil: 5:30pm
Sunday: 9:00am and 5:30pm

Our Lady of Victories Church, Shortland

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 8:00am. Friday: 9:00am
Saturday Vigil: 5:30 pm. Sunday: 8:00am

Verse of the Day

Mathew 10:38-39 2 Anyone who does not take his cross and follow in my footsteps is not worthy of me. Anyone who finds his life will lose it; anyone who loses his life for my sake will find it.

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