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.

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pdf 170512 - Marists - 2017 Inaugural Marian Lecture ( 306 KB )
pdf 170511 - NCEC - Catholic schools will keep fighting for a better deal for students ( 115 KB )
pdf 170511 - CM - Last chance to register for Australias premier mission conference ( 50 KB )
pdf 170511 - ACYF - Registration opens online for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival ( 296 KB )
pdf 170511 - ACBC - Budget 2017 - Fairness and compassion should be the cornerstone of our society ( 278 KB )
pdf 170511 - UND - Notre Dame welcomes new Dean of Philosophy & Theology in Sydney ( 108 KB )
pdf 170510 - Marists - Statement on Budget redress ( 72 KB )
pdf 170510 - TJHC - Commonwealth announces funding for child sexual abuse redress scheme ( 470 KB )
pdf 170510 - Caritas - Aid cuts signal shift to an insular Australia ( 854 KB )
pdf 170510 - ERA - Turnbull Government shirks humanitarian obligations with new Community Support Programme ( 94 KB )
pdf 170509 - SVdP - Budget 2017 boosts already high inequality ( 128 KB )
pdf 170509 - NCEC - Budget locks in raw deal for Catholic school students ( 87 KB )
pdf 170509 - OFM - Archbishop Emeritus Brian Barnes OFM obituary ( 252 KB )
pdf 170509 - NCEC - Government peddles fake news on new funding website ( 88 KB )
pdf 170509 - CSSA - Additional pain inflicted on the neediest Australians ( 151 KB )
pdf 170508 - UND - Notre Dame graduate James Griffin elected as Member for Manly in NSW Government ( 107 KB )
pdf 170506 - CECNSW - NSW Catholic schools want to set the record straight on funding.pdf ( 124 KB )
pdf 170505 - BCCE - Media statement on Quality Schools ( 103 KB )
pdf 170505 NCEC Devil is in the detail for Catholic school funding ( 55 KB )
pdf 170505 - SCS - Sydney Catholic Schools respond to Gonski 2 0 fight ( 1.40 MB )