Media Releases 2017

This page on the CathNews website is a service for Church organisations listed in the Directory of the Catholic Church in Australia.

Bishops or other official Church agencies who have a media release or statement, or would like to make a statement in reply to a news item, should send their media releases to CathNews by 6am for inclusion in that day’s edition.

For consideration for inclusion, please send your release or statement to the Editor-in-Chief of CathNews at news@cathnews.com.

Please indicate your preferred publication format (PDF or Word) and give your file an intelligible name that indicates the name of the publishing organisation and a short title that will appear on the Media Releases page.

pdf 170818 - C4M - Free speech takes another hit in Tasmania ( 354 KB )
pdf 170817 - The Catholic Leader - Catholic awards honouring outstanding leadership return to Brisbane ( 329 KB )
pdf 170817 - SCS - Outstanding gains in NAPLAN sustained in Sydney Catholic Schools ( 1.40 MB )
pdf 170817 -Marists - Bicentenary Celebrations ( 4.98 MB )
pdf 170815 - TJHC - Clarification on reporting reqirements regarding child sexual abuse and the confessional ( 467 KB )
pdf 170815 - Columban MI - Youth PoWR ‘Light in dark times’ sparking an interfaith movement of hope ( 736 KB )
pdf 170815 - Mercy Health - Construction starts on Mercy Place Montrose redevelopment ( 208 KB )
pdf 170814 - ACBC - Statement from Archbishp Denis Hart on the seal of confession ( 48 KB )
pdf 170814 - TJHC - Commission releases criminal justice system including changes to religious confessions ( 471 KB )
pdf 170814 - Townsville Diocese - Safeguarding Coordinator Appointment ( 294 KB )
pdf 170814 - C4M - A people's vote on marriage, free speech and the rejection of Safe Schools ( 105 KB )
pdf 170811 - ACBC - Homelessness Week in Australia ( 88 KB )
pdf 170811 - Aus Jesuits - Australian Jesuit reflects on his life among the Dalits ( 204 KB )
pdf 170810 - CAPSA - Tragedy on Manus highlights need to #BringThemHere ( 619 KB )
pdf 170810 - ACBC - Statement on Manus Island refugee death ( 69 KB )
pdf 170809 - SydArch - Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP statement on the death of John Richard 'Johnno' Johnson ( 172 KB )
pdf 170808 - CSSA - Major church providers commend ALP on drug test opposition ( 99 KB )
pdf 170808 - UND - Notre Dame welcomes new Chancellor ( 339 KB )
pdf 170806 - SydArch - Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP response to proposed Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Bill 2017 ( 104 KB )
pdf 170804 - ACBC - Bishops Commission for the Plenary Council announces appointment of Plenary Council facilitator and facilitation team ( 70 KB )

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