Lochinvar’s award-winning architecture  IMAGE Year in Review

Lochinvar’s award-winning architecture

April 10, 2019 SHAC Architects, Amy Theodore

SHAC, the Newcastle architecture design studio based in Islington, NSW, has won the Prestigious Blacket Prize and the NSW Education Award at this year’s NSW Institute of Architecture Awards for Stage One of St Patrick’s Primary School, Lochinvar.

St Joseph’s welcomes  first female leader since 1994 IMAGE Year in Review

St Joseph’s welcomes first female leader since 1994

April 10, 2019 Gabrielle Sutherland

The year 2018 marks a significant year for the community at St Joseph’s College, Lochinvar as they welcome the first female leader since 1994, Principal Patricia Hales.

Fr Andrew Doohan appointed as Vicar General of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle IMAGE Year in Review

Fr Andrew Doohan appointed as Vicar General of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

April 10, 2019 Tracey Edstein, John Kingsley-Jones

Bishop Bill Wright appointed Fr Andrew Doohan, Dean of Sacred Heart Cathedral, as Vicar General for the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.

Schools show their support  for our farmers  IMAGE Year in Review

Schools show their support for our farmers

April 10, 2019 Sara Murdoch, Amy Theodore

As Australia experienced one of the driest winters on record, staff and students across the Diocese held fundraisers to raise money for our farmers doing it tough.

One year of Dara’s Van IMAGE Year in Review

One year of Dara’s Van

April 05, 2019 Gary Christensen

This year has been a year of achievements and change for the Development and Relief Agency (DARA) and its services. 

St Bede’s is building a strong community  IMAGE Year in Review

St Bede’s is building a strong community

April 05, 2019 Amanda Skehan

New diocesan secondary school, St Bede’s Catholic College, Chisholm, hosted a Student Showcase Evening early in June to show what they are all about…community, education and loads of talent!

The emerging story of faith formation opportunities across the Diocese IMAGE Year in Review

The emerging story of faith formation opportunities across the Diocese

April 05, 2019 Bernadette Gibson

Marking four years since the inception of the role of Education Officer, Formation for Mission, 2018 has seen a number of achievements in Faith Formation across the Diocese.

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims  join thousands in Sydney for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival IMAGE Year in Review

Maitland-Newcastle pilgrims join thousands in Sydney for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival

April 05, 2019 Brooke Robinson

Tens of thousands of young Australian Catholics spent three days celebrating their faith in Sydney. The Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF) welcomed participants from all over Australia and invited them to concerts, workshops, fun activities and prayer.