Welcome to St Joseph’s Parish Tweed Heads

Welcome to our Catholic community at Tweed Heads. Geographically spread from the Queensland border in the North to Fingal Bay in the South, our beautiful Parish was established in 1912 by Bishop John Carroll as part of the Diocese of Lismore. If you are new to the area, a visitor on holidays or are interested in learning more about being a Catholic, we take this opportunity to welcome you and look forward to you being part of the community.

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About our Parish

Father Michael Brady is our Parish Priest and he is assisted by Father Desmond Holm.

The Parish has two Churches; St Joseph’s Church which is situated one block from the Queensland border at Tweed Heads and St Camillus’ Church which is located in the picturesque Bilambil Valley. We have many Parish groups who help our community members connect their faith with their daily lives.

Our new website has been designed to capture the beauty of the environment we live in, the dynamic and active Parish life of St Joseph’s, and a place for information to be shared and to have a sense of connection with each other. We welcome contributions of photos, videos, and information on groups and ministries. Contact the Parish for details.

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Latest News

Fr Michael Brady celebrates religious milestone

Fr Michael Brady celebrates religious milestone

For Fr Michael, 2014 concludes as a significant year for his religious commitment as he celebrated an extraordinary milestone of being ordained 25 years as a Priest. “Bringing the Eucharist to people for their spiritual nourishment is very humbling and a privilege,” said Fr Michael Fr Michael explains that part of being a priest is dealing with people at all different stages of their life and having people’s trust, encouragement and support. “What is incredibly special for me as a Priest is that I am able to walk with people through their spiritual journey,” said Fr Michael. Fr Michael entered the seminary at 32 years of age and was ordained when he was 38 and said that he had a deep love of the Mass and God and wanted to share that love with other people. “I have had joy felt experiences and have wonderful memories with the people I have met over the years from all different backgrounds and I am still in contact with many of them now. “It’s a very fulfilling and joyful life,” said Fr... read more