• Period: to

    wodonga catholic parish

  • Cathloics present in wodonga

    Cathloics present in wodonga
  • The first mass was celebrated in their home in 1843

  • In 1860 a small church was built

  • the present St. Augustine was opened in 1876

  • In the early 1880s catholic education was provided by two lay teachers.

  • In 1892 four mercy nuns were secured from Albury and a covent was established in wodonga

  • In 1913 St. Augustines presbytery was built and served wodonga priests until 1990

  • By 1952 there were 520 student enrolled at St. Augustines

  • with the

  • The 1970s saw the population growth of wodonga expanding in the south and westen areas

  • St. Monica's was opened in 1973 for grades 1 to 3

  • in january 1974 wodonga was divided into two parishes

  • St. Augustines school major renovations were completed in 1989