A Responsible Community

Safeguarding Children and Young People

Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility


At Camberwell, Balwyn & Deepdene Parishes we hold the care, safety and well being of children and young people as a central and fundamental responsibility of our parishes.  Read more …

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us

The Parishes of Camberwell, Balwyn and Deepdene are committed to protecting the personal information they collect. The parishes uphold the principles contained in the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne Privacy Policy which complies with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Act) and the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) in the Act as well as the Victorian Health Records Act 2001. This Privacy Policy is designed to tell you about the Archdiocese’s practices in relation to the collection, use, disclosure and storage of personal information.  Read more…

The Environment

Environment a major concern – an issue from the Vatican to CBD Parishes

Our Camberwell, Balwyn and Deepdene Parish Council have prioritised the environment as one of our major projects for 2020.  Read more…

Church Renewal

Historic changes to governance of diocese, parishes and schools

The Catholic Church in Australia is looking to renew its governance structures and the way in which dioceses and parishes can further develop co-responsibility of clergy and laity in the life of the Church.  Read more …