Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide

39 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia

The Adelaide Archdiocese dates back to 1842, just six years after the first fleet arrived at Glenelg. Today it is home to more than 280,000 Catholics – about 20 per cent of the population – and covers 105,000 sq km. There are 69 parishes with approximately 130 Mass centres and 88 Catholic schools with approximately 48,000 students.There are vibrant migrant chaplaincies and communities actively engaged in diocesan life.