Welcome to the website for the Anglican Church of Australia.

On these pages you will find information about the life, mission and workings of the Church which is present in communities large and small in 23 dioceses across the country.

Anglicans have been present in Australia for nearly two hundred and thirty years, ministering through parish communities, education and welfare.

The life and mission of the Church is guided by ordained clergy – bishops, priests and


The Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia is Archbishop Geoffrey Smith, Archbishop of Adelaide.

Prayer Diary

Day 24

The Diocese of the Murray
The Venerable Simon Waters (Administrator); Clergy and People

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Australian Church News

Archbishop of Canterbury to visit Australia

Archbishop of Canterbury to visit Australia

Anglican leader will meet Anglicans, Indigenous leaders, and lend his support for climate change initiatives.  The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will visit Australia from 4-14 October 2022 accompanied by his wife, Caroline.

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For more Australian Church News, see News and Media

Anglican Communion News Service

For international Anglican News, see Anglican Communion News Service