The Anglican Parish of Broken Hill and Far West ministers to people in Outback New South Wales.  Our diverse Parish was formed in August 2011 and includes mining towns, river towns, rural areas and some of the most remote parts of New South Wales. 

As well as the city of Broken Hill, the Parish encompasses the towns of Menindee, White Cliffs, Tibooburra, Wilcannia and numerous outback properties. 

St Peter’s Broken Hill

  • Sunday 8:30am (CST)
  • Wednesday 10:00am (CST)

St James Broken Hill South

  • Sunday 10:15am (CST)
  • Thursday  5:30pm (CST)

St James Wilcannia

  • 3.00pm (EST) on 2nd Sunday of the month in hospital board room

Holy Trinity Menindee

  • 2.00pm (EST) on 1st Sunday of the month

St Mary’s White Cliffs

  • 11.00am (EST) 2nd Sunday of month (only if requested)

Reverend Helen Ferguson is Priest in Charge for the Parish of Broken Hill and the Far West. Helen’s many years in the local area as social worker has seen her care for people of all walks of life in the community.

St James’ Mart

Anglicare Op-shop selling preloved clothing and other goods. Located in Patton Street, South Broken Hill, next door to the South Library.
Open most week days (except during January) until 4.00pm.


Village Strummers (ukulele group)

The ukulele group practises at 11:00am each Saturday at Wilford Hall (behind St James Church, Broken Hill South), except during December-January.  The group sometimes accompanies the hymns during church services and also performs at community events and concerts.


St James Singers

St James Singers practise at 2:00pm each Saturday in St James church, except during January.
New singers and musicians are always welcome.


Mothers’ Union (MU) Lone Members

Meet each month for lunch.  Contact Yvonne Lehman for more details.


St James’ Guild and Fellowship

Meets on the first Saturday of each month 1:00 pm at St James’ Hall 143 Wilson St  (except during January).


Licensed Lay Ministry Team

This group leads and assist in the liturgy of the Parish, enriching the worship of each service.
They meet at 7:45pm on the last Tuesday of each month, except during December and January.


Parish Council

An elected committee who share the leadership of the parish. They meet on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm at St Peter’s Hall, Broken Hill.


Reverend Helen Ferguson

Phone: 08 8087 4402

Anglican Parish of Broken Hill and Far West
PO Box 185