Please note: Once the Easter Triduum begins on Holy Thursday, the Sacrament of Penance will not be available,

except in an emergency situation.


First Rite (Individual)    Saturday, 27th March

8.00am – 8.45am Bexley;

4.00pm – 4.30pm Arncliffe;  

5.30pm – 6.00pm Rockdale


Second Rite (Communal celebration)   

Tuesday, 30th March at Rockdale - 5.30pm followed by Benediction at 6.30pm and Mass at 7.00pm.


Italian Confessions

Wednesday, 31st March for 30 minutes before and after the Stations of the Cross at 7.00pm. 


HOLY THURSDAY           1st April

7.00pm Arncliffe            7.00pm Bexley  
7.00pm Rockdale (St Joseph’s Church will be open after Mass till 12midnight for prayer and adoration)


GOOD FRIDAY                  2nd April

Stations of the Cross

10.00am            Bexley – Rockdale – Arncliffe


Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion

3.00pm              Bexley – Rockdale – Arncliffe


HOLY SATURDAY            3rd April

5.00pm Bexley               5.00pm Arncliffe                6.30pm Rockdale


EASTER SUNDAY             4th April

9.00am Mass      Arncliffe          
9.00am Mass      Bexley

9.00am Mass      Rockdale (Italian)          

10.30am Mass    Rockdale

11.30am Mass    Rockdale          

5.00pm Mass     Bexley


St Francis Xavier's Church, Arncliffe

Parking is available in the Church grounds on weekends, enter via  Wardell Street, just off Forest Road

St Francis Xavier's Church is a 5-minute walk from Arncliffe Train Station.

St Joseph's Church, Rockdale

Parking is available in the Church grounds on weekends, enter via Parker Street or

via Walz Street.

For bigger gatherings, parking may be made available in the Tennis Court along Parker Street.

St Joseph's Church is a 2-minute walk from Rockdale Train Station.

St Gabriel's Church, Bexley

Parking is available in the Church grounds, enter via Stoney Creek Road

Bus Route 492 stops in front of

St Gabriel's Church on Stoney Creek Road.