175th Anniversary – Christmas Day Masses

St Joseph’s Church was built in 1841 and opened and blessed by Father Therry early on Christmas morning 1841.

St Joseph’s is the oldest Catholic Church in Hobart and served as a cathedral while St Mary’s Cathedral was being built. The first Bishop of Hobart, Robert William Willson was installed in St Joseph’s on 12 May 1844.

Christmas Masses

Christmas Eve – 24th December
6.30 pm: Christmas Eve Children’s Mass
8.30 pm: Vigil Mass
Midnight Mass

Christmas Day – 25th December
Masses: 7.30 am, 9.30 am, 11.00 am