Highlands News

New Catholic Bishop to be ordained


Win Entertainment Centre is expected to be packed to the rafters today for the ordination of Wollongong's new Catholic Bishop Brian Mascord.

The Diocese of Wollongong takes in the geographical areas of the Southern Highlands, Illawarra, Macarthur and Shoalhaven.

The Office Of The Bishop says it will be one of the largest Catholic ordinations in Australia's history with 45-hundred guests - including the the papal nuncio in Australia - to attend.

The event at 6.30 tonight will also be live-streamed around the world.