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

Primate

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

Prayer Diary

Day 7

The Diocese of Brisbane
Archbishop Phillip Aspinall; Clergy and People

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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.

Australian Church News

Statement from the Primate – Diocese of The Southern Cross

Statement from the Primate – Diocese of The Southern Cross

I note the formal launch this week of a company named the Diocese of the Southern Cross. This company, while established by some members of the Anglican Church of Australia and structured to mirror some of the characteristics of an Anglican diocese, has no formal or...

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Anglican Communion News Service

For international Anglican News, see Anglican Communion News Service