Numbers in Churches are now guided by the 4 sq. metre rule.

The Assumption Church opens for private prayer between 9am and 3pm from Monday to Friday each week, and 9.00am to 11.00am on Saturdays and Sundays.

The church will be set up accordingly to meet the social distancing and infection control rules. Please ensure you adhere to social distancing practices.

Attending Mass It is no longer necessary to book to attend Mass.

Mass times at The Assumption Church will be (Max 80 people):

Monday         5.45pm

Tuesday        12.30pm

Wednesday  5.45pm

Thursday     12.30pm

Friday           5.45pm

Saturday      9.00am, 6.00pm (Vigil)

Sunday         8.00am, 9.00am, 10.00am, 6.00pm

CONFESSIONS:   Saturday at 9.30am – 10.00am

Mass will also be celebrated at: 

Perthville (Max 30 People) 1st, 3rd & 5th Saturdays of the month   6.00pm

Wattle Flat(Max 20 People)  1st Saturdays of the month              9.30am

Rockley(Max 20 People)       2nd Saturdays of the month             9.30am

Burraga(Max 20 People)       4th Saturdays of the month              9.30am

Note: The Cathedral is CLOSED for internal restoration work

For Masses and Private Prayer– please complete the sign-in sheet in the foyer, recording the date, your name, and phone number.


1. Limit of 60 worshippers at each Mass at the Assumption Church or for Private Prayer.

2. Disinfect hands on entering and leaving the Church.

3. To enable contact tracing in the event of a Coronavirus outbreak, please complete the sign-in sheet in the foyer, recording the date, your name, and your phone number.

  1. Practice Social Distancing– stay 1.5 metres (4 sq metres) apart.
  2. Please disinfect the seat before you leave the Church.


  • have any flu-like symptoms, a cold or you are feeling unwell in any way
  • have a chronic medical condition
  • have a compromised immune system


St. Michael and St. John’s Cathedral

Corner Keppel and William Streets
Bathurst NSW 2795

St Michael & St John's

Assumption Church

Mitre Street
West Bathurst, NSW 2795

Assumption Church