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

Diocesan Convention

The Diocesan Convention this year is to be held at Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College on Saturday 11th August 9.15am – 3.30pm. The speaker will be Rev’d Dr John Capper. Topics covered will be apologetics and evangelism, cross-cultural ministry and hearing the voice of children. It would be good to have […]

REM YouthLife Prayer Breakfast

You are invited to support SRE in BWSC Campus at a Prayer Breakfast. Venue: St Andrew’s Anglican Date: Sat 18th August 2018 Time: 7.30 to 9.00am Cost: $5.00 Staff for the serving team is required. Can you assist? Contact Jeff Long 43444939.

Australian Red Cross

You are invited to Umina Beach Red Cross Club 51st Birthday Luncheon at Everglades Country Club, Dunban Rd, Woy Woy. Date: Wednesday 22nd August 2018 Time: 11.30am Cost: $28 to be prepaid RSVP: Margaret Edwards (Liaison Officer) by Wednesday 15th August

Farmers in the Hunter Valley

Buy a Bale, The Maitland Mercury, Newcastle Herald, Hunter Valley News and The Scone Advocate have joined forces to help Hunter farmers as they battle the most crippling drought in decades. These farmers and their communities need our support. There are numerous ways you can support this fundraising drive to […]

Australian Church Women

The Australian Church Women Fellowship Day for 2018 will be held on Friday 3rd August at 10am at our St Luke’s, Woy Woy. The theme of the service is “Women of Encouragement” and the speaker is the Reverend Rosemary Gillham. The service will be followed by morning tea in the […]

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 […]

AshWednesdayThere is no other way to life and to true inner peace, than the way of the Cross and of daily self-denial. Go where you will, seek what you will; you will find no higher way above or safer way below than the road of the Holy Cross. Arrange and order all things to your own ideas and wishes, yet you will still find suffering to endure, whether you will or not; so you will always find the Cross

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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 .