St Francis of Assisi:

Baptisms are conducted on the third Sunday of the month at 11.30am. 

St Joseph:

Baptisms are conducted on the first Sunday of the month at 12 noon.  

To book a Baptism at either parish, please contact the Parish Office on 9331 4043, or send us an email at

Please ensure that you provide your name, contact number, postal and email address, name and date of birth of the child to be baptised. 

Bookings must be made no later than six (6) weeks prior to the Baptism.  Parents are expected to attend preparation before the Baptism ceremony, these are usually held on the Saturday morning the week prior to the Baptism in the Parish Office at Paddington.

If you live outside the parish boundary you will need to provide written permission from your local Parish Priest to proceed.