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We are an Anglican Church in the anglo-catholic tradition, with rich liturgical and musical traditions and heritage. Our website will help you find out more about the life of this community. We invite you to be part of any of the services and other events happening at the Church of St Mary Magdalene.

For more information about individual events, please read our weekly announcements.


To read our current What’s On brochure (everything we have planned from Labour Day to Christmas) please click here:




Thursday, 27 October
7.15 am Mass
10.00 am La Santa Missa (Portuguese)

Friday, 28 October
6.00 pm Mass

Saturday, 29 October
10.00 am Mass

Sunday, 30 October – Pentecost XXIV
8.00 am Said Mass
9.30 am Sung Mass
11.00 am Solemn Mass
- Prelude Thomas Tomkins, Fantasia
- Mass Walter MacNutt, Missa brevis
- Motet John Amner, O God, my king
- Postlude Percy Fletcher, Festival Toccata


Monday, 31 October
6.00 pm Mass
* 5.00 pm-8.30 pm Hallowe’en Open House (Spiritual Growth for Children & Youth)

Tuesday, 1 November – All Saints’ Day
7.15 am Mass
6.00 pm Procession & Solemn Mass
- Prelude Marcel Dupré, Cortège et litanie
- Mass Tomás Luis de Victoria, Missa O quam gloriosum
- Motet William Byrd, Justorum animae
- Postlude Marcel Dupré, Placare, Christe, servulis
… followed by a pot-luck supper

Wednesday, 2 November – All Souls’ Day
7.15 am Requiem Mass
10.00 am Requiem Mass
6.00 pm Solemn Requiem Mass
- Prelude Marcel Dupré, Te lucis ante terminum
- Mass Tomás Luis de Victoria, Missa pro defunctis
- Motet Tomás Luis de Victoria, Taedet animam meam
- Motet Stephanie Martin, Kontakion
- Postlude Frank Bridge, Adagio in E

Thursday, 3 November
7.15 am Mass
10.00 am La Messa (Italian)

Friday, 4 November
6.00 pm Mass

Saturday, 5 November
10.00 am Mass

Sunday, 6 November – Pentecost XXV
8.00 am Said Mass
9.30 am Sung Mass
11.00 am Solemn Mass
- Prelude Maurice Duruflé, Méditation
- Mass Lodovico Grossi da Viadana, Missa L’hora passa
- Motet Healey Willan, O king, all glorious
- Postlude Johann Sebastian Bach, Toccata in F major
4.00 pm Organ Recital
- Edward Elgar, Second sonata
- Félix-Alexandre Guilmant, Rêve (Seventh sonata)
- Sigfrid Karg-Elert, Nun danket alle Gott
4.30 pm Solemn Evensong & Benediction (in the octave of All Saints)
- Canticles Plainsong with fauxbourdons
- Motet William Harris, Holy is the true light
- Postlude Charles Villiers Stanford, Angel’s song

Daily Mass at St Mary Magdalene’s

Mass is celebrated each and every day at St Mary Magdalene’s, at the following times:

Monday 6.00 pm
Tuesday 7.15 am followed by breakfast
Wednesday 10.00 am followed by Bible Study
Thursday 7.15 am followed by breakfast
”               ” 10.00 am La Messa (Italian; Portuguese on the last Thursday of the Month)
Friday 6.00 pm
Saturday 10.00 am

On public holidays, mass is celebrated at 10.00 am.

Throughout the year we celebrate certain feast days with masses as special times. This page will help keep you up-to-date.