serving Christ and the people of the woy woy peninsula

The Anglican Church Woy Woy Umina and the Peninsula

We Invite you to Worship


St Andrew's Umina:  8.00 am.  Holy Communion 

St Luke's Woy Woy:  10.00 am.  Eucharist

St Andrew's Umina:  Sunday Night Live. @5.00 pm.  
 1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th Sunday. 
 Messy Church.  3rd Sunday at 4.30 pm.


 St Andrew's, Umina:  1.30 pm, 2nd Wednesday in month - Senior Citizens service.


St Luke's Woy Woy:  8.30 am, Holy Communion in the Chapel

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Thanks for visiting our website today. We are the active and friendly Anglican Church Woy Woy. We have two churches, St Lukes Woy Woy and St Andrews Umina.

We seek to serve Christ and the people of the Woy Woy Peninsula.

If you would like to join with us (or just check us out) you will be more than welcome at our services or other activities in the life of the Parish.

We seek to be true to our Anglican heritage, in a very contemporary way, that makes sense in 21st century Australia.

We offer a variety of worship formats. If you look at the worship page, you may well have a feeling about what is right for you.

St Luke's Woy Woy

St Andrews, Umina

Samaritans Winter Appeal

In NSW 1 in 7 children are living below the poverty line. Samaritans 2018 Winter Appeal is endeavouring to make an impact to improve this confronting statistic and I ask you and your parish to join me in our efforts. The reality is, there are children and families living in […]

Wednesday Night Bible Study

This group will resume next Wednesday (23rd May) and meet at the home of Rosemary Gillham Umina Beach, at 7.00pm Have you wondered why psalms are a part of every service in our Anglican Prayer Book? What do they mean and are they relevant for us today? We will be […]

AugustineOfHippoBecause God has made us for Himself, our hearts are restless until they rest in Him.”

Augustine of Hippo – The Confessions
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Contact Info


The Rev'd Michael Davies

mobile: 0417 650 805


The Cottage
151 Blackwall Rd,
Woy Woy


02 4344 1347 .