Retreat / Conference Centre
Blackmans Bay: Maryknoll Retreat and Conference Centre
15 Home Ave, Blackmans Bay 7052
Ph: (03) 6229 5046
Contact: : Sr Margaret Henderson RSM
A programme of Retreats and Reflection Days is available during the year. Other times for Individual Retreats can be arranged.
Maryknoll Ministry also includes facilities for Ecumenical Groups and Spiritual Direction.
Director: Sr Margaret Chandler RSJ
Retreats - directed, private or guided; retreat in Daily Life. All are available on request throughout the year.
Ongoing personal spiritual direction, professional and pastoral supervision, professional counselling.
Adult faith formation programmes include exploring scripture, prayer days, Christian Meditation, ministry reflection groups, Josephite Spirituality, men’s & women’s spirituality, great mentors of the Christian tradition, personal growth workshops, media, book clubs, small group sharing of faith and life.
All people seeking God whether part of a faith tradition or not are welcome to participate in the Centre's programmes and activities.
New Town: Josephite Mission and History Centre
Sisters of St Joseph- Tasmania
PO Box 38, New Town 7008
67 Clare St, New Town 7008
Ph: (03) 6228 1628; 0408 312 289
Fax: (03) 6278 2338
Coordinator: Sr Jill Dance RSJ
Newstead: Emmanuel Pastoral and Spirituality Centre
Sisters of St Joseph - Tasmania
PO Box 147, Newstead 7250
123 Abbott St, Newstead 7250
Ph: (03) 6334 1082 Fax: (03) 6334 7995
Contact: Sr Jenny Scully RSJ
The Centre offers a range of programs in faith development, personal growth, and pastoral formation. A key ministry of the Centre is the provision of ongoing Spiritual Direction.
Private and directed retreats are offered throughout the year. The 23 bedroom facility is available for Church and Community groups. A Labyrinth set in a beautiful Tasmanian native garden provides a unique contemplative experience for many.