Advent and Christmas at St George's Cathedral 2023

Celebrate the seasons of Advent and Christmas at St George's Cathedral with a schedule of special Masses and Services. A full listing is available to download below.

Advent and Christmas

The season begins with the First Sunday of Advent, on 3 December, when the first candle is lit on the Cathedral Wreath. 

The annual Cathedral Carol Service, lead by Archbishop John Wilson, is on Wednesday 13 December at 7.30 pm. All are welcome so please invite family and friends to join us.

On Saturday 16 December from 10.15 am to 5.15 pm we will be holding ‘A Day with Mary’, which will include Mass, Adoration, confessions, devotions, sermons. 

Our Children's Crib Service will take place at 3.30 pm on Christmas Eve, Sunday 24 December.  Please bring your child dressed as a king, shepherd, or an angel.

Finally, join us for Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve to celebrate the Nativity of the Lord at the Cathedral. There are also a number of additional Masses and services on this day and during the Octave of Christmas, and up to Epiphany.

A full schedule of services for the Advent and Christmas period is available to download.

Download St George's Cathedral Advent and Christmas Service