Anglican Diocese of Ballarat

Proclaiming the Gospel to the people of southern and western Victoria. Spend some time exploring with us some of the great things God is doing in this part of His vineyard.

Recent News

Fine Music at Creswick & Clunes Cancelled


Due to circumstances outside the committee’s control, it is with much disappointment we announce that the Four Seasons Fine Music Festival will no longer continue

Anglican Rural Ministry Conference


The Rural Ministry Conference is a new initiative of the Anglican Dioceses in Victoria to assist those who have a role in rural ministry in planning, enabling and doing, both clergy and laity.

Stretch Sunday


This year, on Sunday August 11, join with us as we commemorate the ‘Father of the Diocese of Ballarat’ Theodore Carlos Benoni Stretch.

Vocations Sunday 2019


Sunday 7th July has been set aside as a time for special prayer for vocations to the sacred ordained ministry of our church and to vowed religious life.

June Bible Reading Challenge


This year’s studies have been written by 4 different writers who have taken a week each, so the perspectives are different. There are short commentaries for each day, something to think or pray about, a few short prayers, and suggestions for further discussion or reading. At the end of each week there are also some suggestions for further reflection or group discussion.

The Bishop’s Easter Message


Bishop Garry’s Easter message. Please feel free to share this message.