Nau Mai, Haere Mai

Catholic Diocese of Dunedin

Supporting the Mission and Mahi of the Catholic Church in Otago and Southland

Ko ahau te huarahi, te pono, te ora 

I am the way, the truth, the life    John 14:6

Diocesan Pastoral Council

The Diocesan Pastoral Council is the Bishop’s Pastoral Council comprised of appointed members representing different sectors of the diocese in offering support to the bishop’s pastoral ministry.  Here is an updated poster of our members.  It is a consultative body and we welcome your feedback.

OCF Prison Chaplain vacancy

The OCF prison chaplain vacancy (permanent, 20 hours per week) is now advertised on Seek here


The Seek ad refers interested people to the TTPCA website here where they can access the job description and application form.  We ask all applications to be completed via Seek.

Catholic Young Adults Prayer Group

If you are a student or young working person in Dunedin and would like to connect in with other young adults for prayer and community click here to find out when and where.

Synod on Synodality - Phase 3

Both the Priests Council and the Diocesan Pastoral Council met last month to engage in the third phase of the Synod on Synodality.  The question the Vatican has asked us to pray with is "How can we be a Synodal Church in Mission?"  To find out more read here.

Marist letter to the community.pdf

A letter from the Marist Brothers Province