St. James' Parish - Blayney

St James' Church
71 Adelaide Street (Mid Western Highway)
Blayney NSW 2799

St James' Presbytery
1 Glasson St (PO Box 24)
Blayney NSW 2795

Ph: (02) 6368 2387


Administrator: Fr Paul Devitt
Assistant Priest: Fr Joshy Kaithakulangara CMI
Assistant Priest: Fr Ephrem Thadathil CMI  
Administrator's Delegate: Deacon Josh Clayton               

St Joseph's School (K-6)
Principal: Mrs Kerrie Basha

Mass Centres:
St. Canice's - Millthorpe
St. Lawrence O'Toole - Mandurama
Immaculate Conception - Carcoar
  -  Learn more about Carcoar's Kirkland organ


Saturday Vigil:
 2nd and 4th Saturday evening of the month
                5.00pm (April to September);
                6.00pm (October to March)

Blayney: Sunday 9.00am
                Thursday 9.30am
Millthorpe - 1st and 3rd Sunday - 11.00am

Prior to Mass in Blayney, Millthorpe and Carcoar. 

COVID-19 Restrictions:

The State Government announced that from Saturday 26 June 2021, the COVID-19 restricitions affecting places of worship are as follows: 

  • The number of people allowed to attend a place of worship for Mass, private prayer or any gathering, is based on the 1 person per 4 square metre rule;
  • Funerals are limited to 1 person per 4 square metres capped at 100 people, including the celebrant;
  • Masks are compulsory in all indoor non-residential settings, including workplaces and places of worship; 
  • Singing by audiences and choirs at indoor venues or by congregants at indoor places of worship will not be allowed;
  • All organisations must continue to use QR Codes or manual sign-in registers, to enable fast contact tracing in the event of any community transmission.
It is critical everyone continues to practise COVID-safe behaviours, practising social distancing, staying home if  unwell and getting tested if suffering from the mildest of symptoms.

The dispensation issued by Bishop Michael McKenna in relation to our Sunday obligation is still in effect.

Legal capacities for each church/building are:

  • St James’ Church, Blayney: 90 people
  • St Canice’s Church, Millthorpe: 32 people
  • The Immaculate Conception Church, Carcoar: 25 people



St James' - Blayney

St Lawrence O'Toole's - Mandurama

Immaculate Conception - Carcoar

St. Canice's - Millthorpe


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