The Chisholm region houses many parishes, including St Joseph's at East Maitland, which was the first church built north of Sydney.
Many young families have settled into this area and the region has a strong agricultural base. The Hunter River provides a strong focus here, and is incorporated into the crest for the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.
Chisholm Connection Newsletter
The Chisholm region publishes a monthly newsletter to keep parishioners informed about events and news from the various parishes.
You can download the latest versions of the "Chisholm Connection" from the list to the right.
The Chisholm Pastoral Region comprises the following 8 parishes -
These parishes incorporate the following Mass centres (ordered by Suburb) -
These parishes incorporate the following schools -