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The parish of St Augustine’s Balmain was founded in 1848, making it the 5th oldest parish in the archdiocese of Sydney. The original and current churches stand side by side


The foundation for the first St Augustine’s church was laid in 1848. The church was designed by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, widely regarded as England’s most influential early-Victorian architect, designer and theorist.

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Catholic Youth Services is the Archbishop’s agency for youth and young adults within the Archdiocese of Sydney. Our mission is to walk with young people towards an ever deeper encounter with Christ, the Church and one another.

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About us

Balmain, a senior parish of the archdiocese, was a flourishing suburb in the first years of the twentieth century.


Cnr Victoria Road and Gordon Street, Rozelle.

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