Wodonga Catholic Parish Baptism

Children’s Baptism Program

Baptism in Mt Beauty, Dederang, Tangambalanga or Bethanga can be requested for normal Sunday Masses. 

Please contact or office manager Sonni , either via email or phone 60243366



Pre-Requisite Preparation Evenings: 

PLEASE NOTE:  Our next Preparation Evening for 2017 will be on Tuesday October 3rd at 7pm Sacred Heart Church 285 Beechworth Rd, Wodonga

Preparation evenings are held every second month on the first Tuesday of that month from 7pm -8pm in Sacred Heart Church Beechworth Rd Wodonga.  Parents of children to be baptised in Wodonga will need to attend a Baptism Preparation evenings beforehand. This is a requirement.  Godparents and those having children baptised in the surrounding parishes are also very welcome. Please also feel welcome to bring your child/children. Bookings are essential: for information or  to register for the next preparation evening Ph: The Wodonga Catholic Parish Centre 0260-243-366 or email Sonni

The purpose of the evening:


  • Let you know what is involved
  • Receive any forms require for the Baptism to proceed
  • Give an opportunity to talk to others having their children baptised
  • Present some ways of connecting further with the parish




Baptisms will be held on the 1st Sunday and 3rd Sunday of each month outside of Lent

1st  and  3rd Sundays: 12:15pm at Sacred Heart Church


Baptism may be requested during Mass on the 1st Saturday at 6pm Mass 


To show that Baptism involves entry into a parish community, there will be a welcoming at Mass on the 1st Sunday of the month for all children who are going to be baptised.     Parents are asked to present their children to a welcoming Mass before their Baptism.


Contact Sonni: The Parish Centre on 02)6024 3366 or Email :


 For Baptisms of school-aged children, or adult reception into the church please contact The Parish Centre  via email:  or phone: 02) 6024 3366