List of monasteries in Australia

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The following is an incomplete list of Monastic houses in Australia.

Catholic Orders in Australia and New Zealand[edit]

Male Religious Orders

Female Religious Orders


See Catholic religious orders for a list of non-monastic Catholic institutes.

Anglican Orders[edit]


see Anglican religious orders for other Anglican religious orders

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia[edit]

  • Monastery of St George, Winmalee, NSW. Male monastery under Archimandrite Kyriakos.
  • Monastery of Panayia Gorgoepikoos, Geelong, Vic. Female monastery under Abbess: Mother Kallistheni.
  • Monastery of the Holy Cross, Mangrove, NSW. Female monastery, under Abbess Mother Philothei.
  • Monastery of St John of the Mountain, Forrestfield, Western Australia under Hieromonk Evagrios.
  • Monastery of Pantanassa, Lower Mangrove Creek, NSW. Male monastery Under Archimandrite Stephanos (Pantanassiotis).

Serbian Orthodox Church in Australia and New Zealand[edit]

Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia and New Zealand[edit]

  • Monastery of St Anna, Preston, Victoria. Female monastery under Abbess: Riasophor Theodora.

ROCOR - Australian and New Zealand Diocese[edit]

  • Monastery of Prophet Elias, Monarto, South Australia. Male monastery. Under Abbot Hieromonk Benjamin.
  • Monastery of Our Lady of Kazan, Kentlyn, New South Wales. Female monastery under Abbess: Nun Maria (administrator).
  • Monastery of Archangel Michael, Marrickville, NSW. Male monastery under Abbot: Igumen Kosmas (Vasilopoulos).
  • Saint Petroc Monastery, Cascades, Tas. Male monastery of the Western Rite under Abbot: Hieromonk Michael (Mansbridge-Wood).
  • Monastery of the Presentation of the Mother of God, Bungarby, New South Wales. Female monastery under Abbess Mother Anna (Karipoff)
  • Monastery of Holy Transfiguration, Bombala, NSW. Male monastery. Under Abbot Archimandrite Alexis (Rosentool)
  • Monastery of the Holy Trinity, Monkerai, NSW. Male monastery under Abbot Hieromonk John (Macpherson).
  • St. John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn, NSW. Male skete under Abbot Hieromonk Joachim (Ross)

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