Saturday Vigil:

7am, 9am, 10:30am (Solemn Choral Mass), 12:15pm (Latin Mass – Our Lady Chapel), 6pm

Monday – Friday:
6.45am, 1.10pm, 5.30pm

9.00am, 12noon

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Click the image above to view our Christmas Mass Schedule for 24th & 25th December 2019

Welcome to St Mary’s Cathedral Sydney

St Mary’s Cathedral is a Sydney landmark and a beacon of hope for those who share the Catholic faith. It is a source of inspiration and the spiritual home of Sydney’s Catholic community.

The Cathedral Church and Minor Basilica of the Immaculate Mother of God, Help of Christians to give St Mary’s its full title is the Cathedral church of the Archdiocese of Sydney and the seat of the Archbishop of Sydney, Anthony Fisher OP.

The Cathedral is a welcoming destination for church goers and also attracts thousands of tourists to the church precinct that overlooks the Sydney Central Business District and opposite the equally iconic Hyde Park

Welcome to our website and we hope you find inspiration within the following pages. Read more

St Mary’s Cathedral Schedule Update – Thursday 12th & Friday 13th December 2019

Due to stage set up and rehearsal for the St Mary’s Cathedral Choir, Sydney’s A Choral Christmas Celebration taking place on Thursday 12th December and the concerts taking place on Friday 13th December; the 5:30pm Mass on Thursday and ALL Masses and Confessions on Friday will take place inside the Cathedral CRYPT! The 5pm Confessions on Thursday will still take place inside the Cathedral. Holy Hour has been cancelled.

After the 1:10pm Mass on Thursday, and for most of Friday, there will be limited access for the general public inside the Cathedral. During the Concerts (11am and 7pm), the Cathedral will be CLOSED. The Cathedral Store, however will remain open.

We apologise for the inconvenience this will cause.

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Rev Don Richardson Cathedral Dean

Very Rev Don Richardson
Dean of St Mary’s Cathedral

A Choral Christmas Celebration 13th December 11am & 7pm.
Purchase tickets by clicking the above image


Other Service Times

    Monday to Thursday 5pm
    (except during school holidays and the month of Janurary)
    Saturday 5:30pm
    Sunday Solemn Vespers and Benediction 5pm

    Holy Hour and Adoration:
    Friday 12pm

    Monday to Friday 12 noon to 1pm; 5pm to 5:25pm
    Saturday 11:30am to 11:55am; 4:30pm to 5:30pm
    Sunday and Public Holidays No Reconciliation

Cathedral Hours

    Monday to Friday 6:30am - 6.30pm
    Saturday 8.30am - 7.00pm
    Sunday 6:30am - 7.00pm
    Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5.00pm
    Saturday 10.00am - 1.00pm
    Reception Contact: (02) 9220 0400
    Monday to Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Sunday 12 noon - 4:00pm
    Store Contact: (02) 9220 0499