Parishes

The Port Stephens pastoral region comprises the Myall Coast, Nelson Bay and Raymond Terrace parishes. These parishes incorporate the Mass centres of:

Schools included in these parishes include:

  • Catherine McAuley Catholic College, Medowie
  • St Brigid’s Primary School, Raymond Terrace
  • St Michael’s Primary School, Nelson Bay
  • St Joseph’s Primary School, Bulahdelah

Catherine McAuley Catholic College, Medowie is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including a 500-seat chapel. The chapel will play a key role in uniting the wider Port Stephens region as one faith community.

Fr James Odoh has been appointed by Bishop Bill Wright of the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle as college chaplain. Fr James will play a key role in supporting and developing the ministry and faith life of the McAuley College community.