Leadership, Ministries & Groups

Hamilton Parish Mission Support Team – Fr Paddy Meetings each Thursday Fortnight Fr. Patrick Mugavin Kymhan Watson Carolyn Stanhope John Hockey Noreen McLeish Trish Irving Maria Patience Finance Committee John Hockey (Parish Manager) Fr. Pat Mugavin (Parish Priest) Fr John Corrigan Des Slattery Simon Close Kevin Myers Bryan Roberts Ursula Murphy John Donegan Fatima Statue and Rosary in the Homes – Hamilton Ted Oliver  Ph 5572 2810...

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Bereavement team

The Bereavement team sees its role as assisting and supporting a family who has suffered the death of a loved one – from early visits, helping to prepare for the Requiem or Funeral Service, to ongoing personal support. There are many physical preparations and burdens that loved ones have to deal with. Local Undertakers can provide pamphlets especially prepared to guide families through. They suggest that death should be discussed openly...

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Liturgy Team

The Liturgy Team prepares liturgical celebrations for special occasions and for regular weekend Masses. Liturgy Team Members: Fr Pat, Kymhan Watson, Carolyn Stanhope; Noreen McLeish...

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Orana Ladies Group

Orana Ladies Group

The word “orana” is Aboriginal for “welcome”. The group’s objective is to offer friendship to women of all ages and especially newcomers to the Church and School communities. Through involvement with Orana, women have also given their time and special skills to other programs within the parish. It’s a well known fact that women don’t need an excuse to gather for a chat – and that’s certainly the case when Orana provides the perfect venue...

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St Vincent de Paul Society

St Vincent de Paul Society

The St Mary’s Conference is part of the Glenelg Region which also takes in Casterton, Port Fairy, Koroit and Warrnambool (Four Conferences – St Joseph’s, St Anthony’s, St Pius and Our Lady Help of Christians). In the region there are also three Centres of Charity where second-hand goods are sold or given away to people in need when the occasion arises. The money from these shops is used to fund the Welfare work done by...

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