Our Parish

Emmaus Catholic Primary School is part of the Sacred Heart/Emmaus Parish. The Parish has two churches: Sacred Heart in St. Albans, and Emmaus in Sydenham. Emmaus Catholic Primary School also has two sister schools: Sacred Heart Catholic Parish Primary School in St Albans and Cana Catholic Primary School in Hillside.



Parish Priest: Rev Maurie Cooney

Parish Secretary: Lauren Maslaris

Parish Finance Officer: Lorraine Stafford

Address: Sacred Heart Presbytery – 4 Winifred Street, St Albans, 3021
Phone: (03) 9366 2146               
Email: Admin: StAlbans.Office@cam.org.au; Finance: StAlbans.Finance@cam.org.au

Office Hours:

Monday – Wednesday: 9:30am – 4:00pm

Thursday & Friday: 9:30am—2:30pm

To report issues and concerns, contact: stalbans.csc@cam.org.au or 0413 841 936

Mass Times

Sacred Heart Church, St Albans
Tuesday to Friday 7:30am
Saturday 9:00am


Sunday 7:30am


Sunday 9:00am
Every 2nd Sunday of the month 5:00pm


Emmaus Church, Sydenham
Saturday 6:30pm
Sunday 9:00am


Sacrament of Reconciliation       

Sacred Heart Church, St Albans

English: Saturday at 10.30am

Maltese: every 4th Saturday at 4.00pm



Eight weeks’ notice is required



Four months’ notice required.


Appointments: Please call the Parish Office on (03) 9366 2146 if you wish to speak to the Priest.

To receive weekly ‘Parish Updates’ emailed to you, please send an email to stalbans@cam.org.au

Emmaus Catholic Primary School ensures the care, safety, wellbeing and protection of its students in keeping with the Catholic tradition, which celebrates the sanctity and unique dignity of each person.