We invite you to Celebrate Christmas
in one of our local Churches

Christmas Church times listed to date:

Ballarat Parishes

The Cathedral
St Paul’s, Bakery Hill
St. Matthew’s, Wendouree
St John’s, Soldiers Hill
St Peter’s, Ballarat
Buninyong Anglican Parish
Holy Trinity, Sebastopol
Springmount (Creswick, Clunes, Newlyn, Learmonth)
Beaufort & Skipton
West Moorabool (Ballan / Bungaree / Morrisons)

Country Parishes

Ararat (Ararat, Great Western, Willaura)
Camperdown (Camperdown, Timboon, Cobden, Terang & Benedictine Abbey)
Colac (Colac / Birregurra)
Hamilton (Hamilton, Dunkeld, Cavendish, Penshurst & Glenthompson)
Horsham (Horsham)
Lower Glenelg (Portland, Heywood, Tyrendarra)
Mortlake (Mortlake / Derrinallum)
Port Fairy (Port Fairy, Koroit)
Stawell (Stawell, Halls Gap & Navarre)
The Otways (Carlisle River, Beech Forest, Forrest)
Warracknabeal (Warracknabeal & Areegra)
West Wimmera (Nhill, Kaniva, Dimboola, Rainbow)
Woady Yaloak (Linton)


Cathedral Church of Christ the King
49 Lydiard Street South, Ballarat

Christmas Eve – 24 December
11pm Christmas Vigil with Choral Eucharist
Christmas Day – 25 December
8am BCP Eucharist with Carols
10am Choral Eucharist with Carols

Contact – 5331 1183

St Paul’s Bakery Hill
5 Humffray Street South, Ballarat

Christmas Eve – 24 December
5pm Family Christmas Service with Holy Communion.
Christmas Day – 25 December
8am Holy Communion
10am Sung Eucharist

Contact – 0423 852 209

St. John’s Soldiers Hill
606 Armstrong St. Nth, Ballarat

Christmas Eve – 24 December
6pm Christmas Eve Mass
Christmas Day – 25 December
9:30am Christmas Day Mass

Contact – 0403 363 796

St Matthew’s, Wendouree
Cnr Forest & Howitt Sts, Wendouree


St Peter’s Ballarat
1307 Sturt St West, Ballarat

Christmas Eve – 24 December
6pm Family Christmas Service
11.30am Midnight Mass (Carol singing from 11pm)
Christmas Day – 25 December
9am Eucharist with Carols.

Contact – 5332 3929

Buninyong Anglican Church
Cnr Warrenheip and Scott Streets

Christmas Eve – 24 December
6.30pm Church Service
Christmas Day – 25 December
9am Church Service

Services are very child friendly
and involving of children
More info: www.buninyonganglican.org.au

Holy Trinity Sebastopol
Albert St, Sebastopol
(next to bowling club)

Christmas Eve – 24 December
7pm Christmas Family Eucharist
Christmas Day – 25 December
9.30am Eucharist

Contact – 5331 1183

Parish of Springmount
Creswick, Clunes, Newlyn & Learmonth

Sunday 24 December – Christmas Eve
Holy Eucharist, St Matthew’s Church, Newlyn, 5.30pm
Holy Eucharist, St Paul’s Church, Clunes, 5.30pm
Holy Eucharist, St John’s Church, Creswick, 7.30pm
Monday 25 December – Christmas Day
Holy Eucharist, All Saints’ Church, Learmonth, 9.30am

Contact – 0413 689 003

Beaufort & Skipton


West Moorabool


Country Parishes


Holy Trinity Ararat
47 High St,
(enter via car park at 32 View Point St)
CHRISTMAS EVE, 24th Dec – 8pm
CHRISTMAS DAY, 25th Dec – 9.30am

Christ Church Great Western
61-63 Stephenson St
CHRISTMAS EVE, 24th Dec – 5pm

All Saints Willaura
16 Delacombe Way
CHRISTMAS EVE, 24th Dec – 7.30pm

Contact – 53521109

Camperdown with Cobden, Terang & Timboon
also includes St Mark’s Benedictine Abbey

Christmas Eve – 24 December
9am All Saints Terang
11.30am St Jude’s Timboon
9.30am Benedictine Abbey
11.30pm St Paul’s Camperdown

Christmas Day – 25 December
9am St Paul’s Camperdown
10.30am St Mary’s Cobden


Christmas Eve – 24 December
Ss Johns Colac
9.30am Holy Eucharist with Carols
Ss Johns Colac
6pm Holy Eucharist with Carols
Christ Church Birregurra
8pm Holy Eucharist with Carols

Christmas Day – 25 December
Ss John’s Colac
9.30am Holy Eucharist with Carols

Contact – 52313646


Contact – 55752152


Christchurch Hamilton

Sunday 24th of December
5pm Family Vigil Mass
10:30pm Solemn Midnight mass and blessing of the crib.
Monday 25th of December
9:30am Mass for Christmas Day

St. Mary’s Dunkeld

Tuesday 19th of December.
5:00pm Christmass mass

St. Mark’s Cavendish

Sunday 24th of December
8pm Christmass Eve mass

All Saints Penshurst

Friday 22nd of December
7pm Christmass mass

Contact – 0435 867 040


Contact – office@horshamanglicans.org.au

Lower Glenelg

Christmas Eve – 24 December
7pm St John’s Tyrendarra
9pm St John’s Heywood
11pm St Stephen’s Portland
Christmas Day – 25 December
9.30am St Stephen’s Portland

Contact – 55217938


Contact – 

Port Fairy

St John’s Port Fairy

Christmas Eve – 24 December
Eucharist 9.30 am.
Early Midnight Mass 9pm.
Christmas Day – 25 December
Eucharist 9.30am
Thursday 28 December
7.30pm. Handel’s Messiah.

St Paul’s Koroit

No service Sunday Dec 24th Christmas Eve.
Christmas Day – 25 December
Christmas Day Eucharist 8am
No Tuesday services during January.

Contact – 0402 439 662


Christmas Eve – 24 December
10am St John’s Halls Gap
5pm Holy Trinity Stawell

The Otways

Apollo Bay


Contact – 5237 6615




Contact – 5398 1251



Contact – 55611687

West Wimmera

Christmas Eve – 24 December

9am St Augustine’s Kaniva
1pm St Peter’s Dimboola
11am St George’s Nhill

Contact – 53911776

Woady Yaloak


Professional Standards 

1800 377 842 [1800 DPS VIC].

A Director of Professional Standards has been appointed to respond to all complaints of abuse by clergy and Church workers.

Episcopal Standards 

1800 997 747.

Episcopal Standards complaints may be made against the Bishop of a Diocese. This is different to a Professional Standards complaint.