The Southern Cross newspaper

The Southern Cross newspaper features all the latest news and information on our Catholic community and is available for sale at parishes for $2, with $1 retained as a fundraiser for parishes. Catholic school families in SA are emailed the digital version of the newspaper each month.

Catholic school families in SA and email subscribers are emailed twice a month with links to new stories on the online version of the newspaper.

If you would like to receive an email link to the newspaper, please fill out the registration form on the Contact us page.

Latest news can also be accessed via the online website

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01 Apr 2021

The Southern Cross April 2021

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07 Mar 2021

The Southern Cross March 2021

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01 Feb 2021

The Southern Cross February 2021

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07 Dec 2020

The Southern Cross December 2020

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December issue's out now. Click here to read online.

01 Nov 2020

Southern Cross November 2020

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November edition out now - click here to read.

01 Oct 2020

Southern Cross October 2020

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October issue is now available to read online - click here to read.

Featuring this month:

  • 10th annniversary of Mary MacKillop's canonisation
  • clergy golden jubilees
  • Plenary Council
  • relocated Vinnies Migrant and Refugee Centre
  • and more.
01 Sep 2020

Southern Cross September 2020

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September issue is now available to read online - please click here.

01 Aug 2020

Southern Cross August 2020

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August edition with a Vocations feature is available to read online - click here.

01 Jul 2020

Southern Cross July 2020

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July issue is out now - click here to read.

01 Jun 2020

Southern Cross June 2020

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The June issue is now available to read online - please click here.

This month is a 28 page bumper edition that includes a wraparound capturing some highlights of the installation celebration of Archbishop Patrick O'Regan – 9th Archbishop of Adelaide.

05 May 2020

Southern Cross May 2020

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The Southern Cross May issue is now available to read online, please click on this link.

04 Apr 2020

Southern Cross April 2020

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Hand of comfort

As Christians around the world prepare to celebrate the holiest time of the year under the shadow of the coronavirus, the image of Jesus being comforted by Mary on his way to the cross symbolises the need for us to care for each other in this time of pain and suffering.

01 Mar 2020

Southern Cross March 2020

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Hope rises from the ashes

Ashes taken from a blackened roadside on Kangaroo Island have provided a symbolic reminder of devastation and new hope for locals who attended an ecumenical Ash Wednesday service on February 26.

01 Feb 2020

Southern Cross February 2020

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Top marks for new school

The Matthews family couldn’t be happier with the new McAuley Community School at Hove.
Not only are their children attending the “greenest” school in the State, they also are relishing the opportunity to have their 18-month-old daughter Ava cared for on the same site at the Alive Catholic Early Learning Centre.