Schedule for Holy Week & Easter Triduum

Find our times for Easter Services here

A Prayer in the midst of trials and confusion

An anonymous prayer for times of trial and confusion

Sharing the Experience of Marriage Encounter

JORDAN: Happy Sunday everyone and hope you are all well! For those who don’t know us- My name is Jordan, and this is my lovely wife Ah Kwi Lan. We are both locals and we are very blessed to be part of this wonderful parish community. The community spirit is strong […]

Children’s Sacramental Program 2024

We look forward to welcoming back the children who were confirmed by Bishop Paul in Swan Hill last November as they take the next step in their sacramental journey. With the help of their families they will prepare for their First Reconciliation over the next few weeks, with the special […]

A Special Celebration for Vietnamese Community

On Sunday 19th November the Vietnamese Community of Swan Hill met with Fr Paul Lu for a special celebration.

Last Mass St Michael’s Lalbert

On Sunday 16th October we were delighted to have over 60 faithful join us for the Final Mass of Thanksgiving in St Michael’s Lalbert. We had former parishioners return from Ouyen, Cobram, Eurora, Mitiamo, Bendigo and Melbourne (and I am sure I have missed a few there!). There was a […]

Children’s Retreat

Best day ever!

10 Year Celebrations for Fr James!

Sunday 10th September made for a big day of celebrations in the Holy Family Parish with parishioners from across our 6 Church Centres and 3 schools, as well as family and friends from beyond, coming together to give thanks for Fr James and his 10 years of priestly service. It […]

An Hour of Mercy

This Sunday, the 16th April, we celebrate the Feast of Divine Mercy. To commemorate this great Feast, we will pray some of the Divine Mercy Chaplet together as a Parish Community during our weekend Masses. For those who would like to extend that commemoration, you are invited to join us […]

Parish Block Murlong Street

As you may know, the Parish owns the two vacant blocks either side of St Mary’s Primary School, Swan Hill. The Parish Finance Committee could see that leaving these idle was becoming increasingly unfeasible. A significant chunk of our parish income is currently chewed up in rates for these blocks, […]

A night of Mercy with the Canavans


Festa Della Madonna Del Monte Carmelo

Swan Hill Italian Community once again celebrated their traditional Festa.

Welcome Visit From A Brand New Priest!

FM2- We love you!

Special Celebrations at St Joseph’s Church, Nandaly

Not a lot happens here at St Joseph’s now a days but when these little things happen along we think it is special.

Divine Mercy Sunday Celebration

This year our parish was able to celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday in a very special way.

St Joseph’s Lake Boga: Final Mass of Thanksgiving

On Sunday 30th January parishioners past and present gathered at St Joseph’s Lake Boga for a final Mass of thanksgiving.

Reverse Advent Calendar

Sharing the joy of Advent by giving to those in need.

Rosary in the Park

On Saturday the 9th of October, on a lovely spring morning down at Riverside Park, Holy Family Parish once again participated in the global, non-stop Rosary Chain.

What the Sacraments have meant for us

As our school children embarked on their Sacramental preparation with their families, in addition to supporting them with our prayers, parishioners were invited to reflect on the role of the sacraments in their own lives and share these thoughts if they were happy to. Below are a few responses received. […]

Gen Bryant Visit

Over the Anzac Day weekend earlier this year, Holy Family Parish were privileged to host contemporary Christian youth musician Gen Bryant and her band, as they helped us launch our Sacramental Program and spent some time with our school children. On the Friday 23rd of April, Gen and the gang […]