Societies of Apostolic Life

Columban Fathers - St Columban's Mission Society (SSC)

Society of Apostolic Life founded by Fr (later bishop) Edward Galvin and Fr John Blowick in 1918 in Ireland.  Introduced to Australia in the Archdiocese of Melbourne in 1920.  First WA community established at Mount Lawley in 1962.
 
Australian Headquarters:  
St Columban's Mission Society
69 Woodland Street, Essendon Vic 3040
PO Box 752, Niddrie Vic 3042
Tel:  (03) 9379 3544 (office)
       (03) 9379 4644 (house)
Fax: (03) 9379 6040
Email: columban@netspace.net.au
www. columban.org.au
 
 
 

Daughters of Charity - Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul (DC)

Founded by St Vincent de Paul and St Louise de Marillac in 1633 at Paris; introduced to Australia by Most Rev Michael O'Farrell CM DD in 1926 in the Diocese of Bathurst, from England.

Australian Headquarters
176 Balaclava Rd, Marsfield NSW 2122
Telephone: +61 02 9889 0355
Fax: +61 02 9889 0377
Email: paulineflynn@daughtersofcharity.org.au

 

Perth Archdiocesan House
1 Kirup Lane, Dianella WA 6059
PO Box 217, Mirrabooka WA 6941
Telephone: +61 (08) 9207 3100
Fax: +61 (08) 9207 3122
Email: dedianella@iinet.net.au  

 

 

Pallottines - Society of the Catholic Apostolate (SAC)

Founded by St Vincent Pallotti in 1835 in Rome, Italy.  Introduced to Australia in the Vicariate of Kimberley (now the Diocese of Broome) in 1901.  A Pallottine priest worked in Perth 1907 - 1909.  First community in Perth Archdiocese established at Wandering in 1944.
  
Australian Headquarters
Pallottine Regional House
45 Ionic Street, Shelley 6148
Tel: (08) 9354 4061
Fax: (08) 9354 2983
Email: ray.h@pallottine.org.au
Website: www.pallottine.org.au