Catholic Religious Australia (CRA) is the peak body for leaders of Religious Institutes and Societies of Apostolic Life resident in Australia. Our membership comprises more than 180 congregations of Sisters, Brothers and Religious Priests living and working in all states and territories.

News & Views

  • JRS calls for a regional response to forced migration

    JRS logo150Jesuit Refugee Service Australia recently released a paper calling upon the Australian government to help establish an agreement that will ensure governments share the burden of displacement and provide safe pathways for 8.4 million displaced people currently living in the Asia-Pacific region.

  • Opening of the Good Samaritan Campus of Thomas Carr College

    GoodSam BallaratThomas Carr College celebrated the official Opening of the Good Samaritan Campus, which was named in honour of the Good Samaritan Sisters who have been an integral part of the history of the parish and local community of Coragulac, reports the Ballarat Diocese's e-newsletter.

  • Preparing for the fifth centenary of St Teresa

    St Teresa of Avila 150Carmelites worldwide are preparing for the fifth centenary of the birth of St Teresa of Jesus, founder of the Discalced Carmelites, on 28 March 2015, with Carmelites in Australasia and the Pacific region setting up a  a website for this historic occasion.


Caring for Creation

  • Creation and Reconciliation Pilgrimage 2014

    Catholic Earthcare logo graphic150Are you wondering about your role in leadership with Creation & Reconciliation for mission? Catholic Earthcare Australia is now accepting registrations of interest, from those in leadership roles within the Church and its allied organisations for the 2014 Creation & Reconciliation Pilgrimage. 


What's On

  • National Child Protection Week: 7-13 September

    napcan150 2014The key messages for National Child Protection Week 2014 continue to be “Protecting Children is Everyone’s Business” and “Play Your Part”. The campaign invites you, your family, your workplace and your community to get involved in promoting the wellbeing and safety of children and young people in your local area. 


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Catholic Religious Australia

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Annandale, NSW 2038

Locked Bag 436
Annandale, NSW 2038

Phone: (02) 9557 2695

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