Other Events

Discover Retreat

For young women 18 – 35

A self-knowledge weekend on identity and personality, dignity, womanhood, personal ideal, vocation & mission.

Only 2 weekends in 2017:

April 21-23

July 21-23

Friday 7:30pm – Sunday 5pm

Students = $170

Employed = $200

To register contact Sr. M. Julie Brcar | M: 0408 738 334 | E: juliebrcar@gmail.com


Grace & Silence

Silent Retreat Days for Young Women

Mount Schoenstatt, 230 Fairlight Road MULGOA

A space to discern your vocation to Marriage & Family, Single or Consecrated Life. The retreat includes personal prayer in silence and tranquility with Eucharistic adoration available all day.

Open your soul and allow God to speak to your heart!


Saturday 10 June | 9:30am – 4:40pm (Vocation Discernment)

Saturday 5 August

Saturday 7 October

Cost = $30 (includes morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea & materials)

RSVP ~ Sr. M. Julie: juliebrcar@gmail.com

Registration Essential

Men’s Lenten Retreat 2017

Saturday 08 April, 2017

The University of Notre Dame Australia

The retreat will include Mass, time for prayer, opportunity for Confession, lunch and tea, and three talks from:

* Bishop Richard Umbers:  “The Seven Last Words”​
* Fr Brendan Purcell: “Finding Jesus in My Suffering and Failure”
* Fr James Baxter OP:  “The Meaning of Holy Week”

Registration is essential by 3 April 2017

The retreat will be held on Saturday, 8th April, 10am to 4:30pm at
The University of Notre Dame Australia
104 Broadway
Broadway, NSW 2007

For any enquiries contact Roberta at the Notre Dame Broadway Chaplaincy: sydney.chaplaincy@nd.edu.au  or call (02) 8204 4189.

To book online go to https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=266796 ​

A Lenten Retreat – Preparing for Holy Week

For Single Catholic Women aged 18 – 35 | Saturday 08 April, 2017

Mt. St Joseph’s Home, Randwick

Theme: “The Word if a gift. Other persons are a gift”

Cost: FREE

For more information or to register, please contact Sr. Mary Lourdes at voc.oceania@lsp.org.au or call (02) 9398 9166


Discernment Retreat for Women

For Women aged 18-30 | 17 – 19 March 2017, Regents Park

Women aged 18-30 are invited to attend a weekend retreat, 17-19 March. This is an opportunity to explore the life and charism of the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia. There will be talks about Religious life, St. Dominic, Marian Devotion, prayer and discernment.

For more information please contact Sister Mary Rachel, O.P.
at sydney@op-tn.org or call 02 9644 2786.

Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/270397683394341/

Grace & Silence Retreat Days

For Young Women
29 October, Mt Schonestatt

For young women desiring a general retreat day, time to reflect etc, the day starts with a short input at 9am.

For young women wishing to use the retreat day to discern their vocation, the day begins with morning tea at 9:30am and an input c.a. 9:50am. Note that if you are discerning your vocation, the input applies to all forms of vocation i.e. Single Life, Marriage & Family and Consecrated Life.

Please be aware that we are in the Year of Mercy and the Schoenstatt Shrine Door has been designated as a “Holy Door of Mercy”. I hope and pray that you may encounter God’s deep, personal, infinite merciful love for you. May these Retreat days be a blessing for you! 

Contact Sr M Julie for more details or to register: juliebrcar@gmail.com


Discovery Retreat

4-6 November 2016, Mt Schoenstatt Retreat Centre

A self-discovery weekend for Young Women at Mt Schoenstatt. Come and discover your dignity, identity and personal mission.


Religious Sisters of Mercy of Alma

Saturday 26 November 2016, 9am-5.30pm
Camperdown, NSW

Women’s discernment day. Registration essential.

Contact: pacific.rsmofalma@gmail.com

Banner Photo Credit: Patrick J Lee

Advent Women’s Retreat

Tuesday, 29 November from 9am-4:30pm
University of Notre Dame, Broadway

All women are invited to spend a day listening to inspiring talks centred around the theme of “Christ the Healer.” There will be Mass and opportunities for Confession. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided. The retreat is taking place at the Broadway Campus of the University of Notre Dame Australia. It is free, but registration is essential: 02 8204 4189 or online: www.trybooking.com/NMHG.

See facebook event at https://www.facebook.com/events/1810468325908979/