On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between the Commonwealth of Australia and the Vatican, Archbishop Peter A Comensoli is pleased to welcome His Excellency Most Rev Paul Gallagher and the Apostolic Nuncio to Australia, His Excellency Most Rev Charles Balvo, to Melbourne.

As part of the visit, Archbishops Comensoli, Gallagher and Balvo, together with clergy of the Archdiocese, will celebrate Mass at St Patrick’s Cathedral on the Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica—Thursday 9 November, 5.30pm. All are welcome to attend.

Event Date

Thursday 9 November 2023


St Patrick's Cathedral, 1 Cathedral Place, East Melbourne