Church services in and around the Lithgow area

Bowenfels Presbyterian Church

Sunday November 27

  • 10am Morning service - Bowenfels – communion services are offered every Sunday

Catholic Masses and  Church Services

Lithgow St Patrick’s (Mort Street) – Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

Saturday, November 26

  • ·  3pm Rosary – Sacred Heart, Wallerawang
  • ·  5pm Reconciliation - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow
  • ·  6pm Vigil Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow

Sunday, November 27    

  • ·  10am Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow

Sunday, November 27

  • ·  8am Sunday Worship - St Vincent’s Church, Portland  

Sunday, November 27

  • ·  7.45am Reconciliation before Mass, Wallerawang
  • ·  8am Mass - Sacred Heart Church, Wallerawang    
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Monday, November 28

  • ·  9am Liturgy of the Word - Portland Parish Centre
  • ·  10am Gorrie Ban: Christmas Party
  • ·  10am Faith & Word Group – praying the Scriptures in a small group Call 6351 3092 for more info.

Tuesday, November 29

  • ·  12.30 Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow
  • ·  7pm Home Rosary - ring the presbytery for details (6351 3092)

Wednesday, November 30

  • ·  6.00pm Second Rite of Reconciliation with Bishop McKenna -  St Vincent’s Church, Portland  

Thursday, December 1

  • ·  9.30am Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow – School Mass
  • ·  2.30pm Mass – Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow

Friday, December 2

  • ·  9.30am Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow – School Mass
  • ·  6pm Kirkconnell Cemetery Mass

Saturday, December 3

  • ·  10am Mass including anointing of the sick - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow
  • ·  5pm Reconciliation - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow
  • ·  6pm Vigil Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow

Sunday, December 3– Second Sunday of Advent - Year A

  • ·  7.45am Reconciliation before Mass, Portland
  • ·  8am Mass - St Vincent’s Church, Portland
  • ·  8am Sunday Worship - Sacred Heart Church, Wallerawang    
  • ·  10am Mass - St Patrick’s Church, Lithgow

Catholic Church Groups

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, Bowenfels. New members and volunteers are always welcome.

Transport can be arranged.

For more information please ring 6351 3092.

Parishioners are welcome to join the day trips (ring first).

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.

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 new volunteers. Meetings held every second Monday at 11am at the centre.

Catholic Women’s League (CWL): Fourth Tuesday of the month, 3pm 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 an annual youth camp: ‘BLAST’ (years 6-9). To confirm dates and times please contact the Presbytery. Held at Ridgecrest Convention Centre overlooking Lake Burrendong. ​


Sunday November 27 

  • HOSKINS Memorial Worship Service & Holy Communion 9.30am at 43 Bridge St, Lithgow
  • PORTLAND Worship Service 11am at Wolgan St, Portland

Monday November 28 

  • 9.30am – 11.30am – Noah’s Ark Babies group – a time for babies and children under 2, and their parents/carers, at 43 Bridge St Lithgow
  • 12.30 – 2.30pm - Noah’s Ark Babies group – afternoon session. Babies and children under 2, and their parents/carers are invited to attend.
  • 7.30pm – Bellringing at Hoskins Memorial. You are most welcome to come and listen or learn to ring the bells.

Tuesday November 29

  • 8.50am – Beehive classes

Wednesday November 30

  • 10am – 12 noon – Noah’s Ark Playgroup at the Parish Centre, a time for babies, pre-school children and their parents/carers

Thursday December 1

  • 8.30am – Prayer Time at Portland Uniting Church.

Friday December 2

  • Beehive Ramblers – Mt Tomah Gardens. Meet at the Parish Centre at 8am.
  • 7pm – 9pm – Youth Group at the Parish Centre. Students from Year Seven and upwards are invited to attend.

For enquiries about any activities of Lithgow Uniting Church Parish please phone the Parish Office on 6351 3134, Fax 6351 3087, email:

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Minister: Rev Matthew Trounce: 0458789738