Lithgow Church Services, News and Events

Uniting Church, Hoskins Memorial Lithgow, Portland and Wallerawang Congregations

Reflect: Reflect in God's love and find your direction.

Reflect: Reflect in God's love and find your direction.

Sunday, September 25

  • 9.30am HOSKINS Memorial Worship Service at 43 Bridge Street Lithgow
  • 12pm Blessing of the Animals ceremony in the grounds of Hoskins Church. All animals, caged and leashed, are welcome to be part of our celebration. Cupcakes will be on sale to help support the RSPCA in their efforts towards helping animals in need. PORTLAND Uniting Church Worship Service and Holy Communion
  • 11am at Wolgan St, Portland

Monday, September 26

  • Noah’s Ark Playgroup in recess
  • 7.30pm – Bellringing at Hoskins Memorial. You are most welcome to come and listen or learn to ring the bells.

Tuesday, September 27

  • Beehive in recess

Wednesday, September 28

  • Noah’s Ark Playgroup in recess

Thursday, September 29

  • 8.30am Prayer Time at Portland Uniting Church.

Friday, September 30

  • Youth Group in recess

For enquiries about any activities of Lithgow Uniting Church Parish please phone the Parish Office on 6351 3134, Fax 6351 3087, Find us on Facebook - Minister: Rev Matthew Trounce: 0458789738

Catholic Church Masses and Services

Lithgow St Patrick’s (Mort Street) 

Mass Times

Friday, September 23 

  • 9am Liturgy of the Word Portland PC
  • 9.30am Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow
  • 9.30am Portland Word and Faith Group - PPC

Saturday, September 24 

  • 3pm Rosary - Sacred Heart, Wallerawang
  • 4.15pm Reconciliation – St Patrick’s Church

Sunday, September 25

  • 5pm Vigil Mass Saturday St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow
  • 8am Mass- Sacred Heart, W’ang
  • 8am Sunday Worship – St Vincent’s, Portland
  • 10am Mass with Baptism St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow RECONCILIATION Lithgow 

Saturdays 4pm–4.35pm Portland and Wallerawang. 

Sunday Mass is also available at St. Vincent's, Portland and Sacred Heart Church, Wallerawang.

For more details see the Portland Parish website

Weekday Masses


  • 12.30pm St. Patrick's Church, Lithgow


  • 9.30am St. Vincent's Church, Portland 


  • 9.30am St. Patrick's Church, Lithgow


  • 9.30am St. Patrick's Church, Lithgow includes morning prayer

Catholic Church Group

Gorrie Ban ‘Caring for the aged and lonely’: Runs each Monday at 10am except during December, January and public holidays. Held at Fatima Hall, GWH, Lithgow.

New members and volunteers are always welcome.

Transport can be arranged. For more information please ring 6351 4056 or 6351 3092. Parishioners are welcome to join the day trips (ring Noela).

The program for the next two weeks is advertised in the parish bulletin which is displayed in the window of St Patrick’s Church,Lithgow.

Paddy’s Possums: Unfortunately Paddy's Possums playgroup will not run this year. 

If there is interest in having the playgroup operate again, and there are several people willing to coordinate it and volunteer their time please contact the Presbytery on 6351 3092.  

Social Justice Group: Usually meet the second Thursday of month at 5pm.

Venue: Portland Parish Centre located behind St Joseph’s School and St Vincent’s Church, Portland.

Everyone interested in social justice is encouraged to attend.

Ecumenical Prayer: Third Wednesday of the month, at 2pm in the Mary MacKillop Chapel (located inside St Patrick’s Church.) All welcome in this ecumenical prayer time. 

Home Rosary: Held every Tuesday evening at 7pm. Please contact the Presbytery for more information.

St Vincent De Paul Society: ‘Helping those in need’. Vinnies is always looking for newvolunteers. Meetings held every second Monday at 11am at the centre.

Catholic Women’s League (CWL): Fourth Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm at Fatima Hall. (Fatima Hall is located at 1102 GWH, next to the BP Garage.)

During the winter months of June, July and August the meetings are held after the 12.30pm Mass in St Patrick’s Church on the fourth Tuesday.

Youth Group: Call Michelle Brien or Jeffrey Larsen at La Salle Academy for dates and times of events. 

The Bathurst Catholic Diocese offers two youth camps per year: BLAST (years 6-9) and MANNAFEST (Years 10-12).

To confirm dates and times please contact the Presbytery. Held at Ridgecrest Convention Centre overlooking Lake Burrendong. 

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