Mass and Service Times


Blackheath Catholic Christmas Vigil Mass and Christmas Carols in the Forest 24th December 5.30PM

This year the Catholic Sacred Heart Community at Blackheath is planning to celebrate its Christmas Vigil Mass with a difference  the Christmas Eve Vigil Mass will be celebrated down in the Forest of Pine Trees - below Father Bob's house. Seating will be provided for those who really need it - everyone else is encouraged to bring a picnic blanket and sit on the grass.
The Vigil will commence with Christmas Carols at 5.30pm and Mass at 6.00pm.

A warm invitation is extended to the wider Blackheath Community to join in this special  Celebration of Jesus Christ's Birth.
Young children attending will be welcome to join in the special Christmas Pageant

Parking will be available adjacent to the Church or in Wentworth and Inconstant Streets.

Of course all is dependent on the weather - in the event of rain, the Celebration will be held in the Church.


Standard Parish Mass Times:  


Mass Sunday 9.30am
Evening Mass Tuesday 6.30pm
Morning Mass Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 9.00am
Thursday 8.00am

Healing Mass 1st Saturday Of The Month 900AM

Benediction 2nd Saturday after 9.00am Mass
Exposition All other Saturdays after 9.00am Mass
Reconciliation Saturday at 9.30am

Mount Victoria

Vigil Mass 1st and 3rd and 5th Saturdays 6.00pm

First Friday of the Month: 7.00pm (Mt Victoria)

Megalong Valley

Vigil Mass 2nd and 4th Saturdays 6.00pm


Easter Services - 2014

Holy Thursday
7.30pm Mass of the Lord's Supper with veneration till 9.30pm (Fr Bob and Fr Paul)
Good Friday
Stations of the Cross 10am ­ Blackheath
Ecumenical Liturgy Service ­ 10am ­ St Joseph's Megalong Valley

followed by social gathering
Passion of our Lord 3.00pm ­ Blackheath (Fr Bob and Fr Paul)
Sunset reflection at at Mt Blackheathwith Fr Paul People meeting at Blackheath at 5.30pm or meet at Mt Blackheath 5.45PM
Holy Saturday
Reflection walk and water collection for Baptism to Walls Cave at 1pm (Fr Paul)
Vigil Mass at Blackheath ­ 7.30pm (Fr Bob and Fr Paul)
Easter Sunday

Sunrise reflection at 5.30am at Govetts Leap Gather in Car Park then short walk to George Phillips lookout with Fr Paul
Mt Victoria ­ 7am mass
Blackheath ­ 9.30am mass

Megalong Valley ­ 9.30am mass

Reconciliation Times:

Saturday at 9.30am; or by personal appointment

Parish Prayer
Rosary Thursday 2.00pm Blackheath