The Southern Cross newspaper

The Southern Cross newspaper features all the latest news and information on our Catholic community and is available for sale at parishes for $2, with $1 retained as a fundraiser for parishes. Catholic school families in SA are emailed the digital version of the newspaper each month.

If you would like to receive an email link to the newspaper, please fill out the registration form on the Contact us page.

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03 May 2016

May Southern Cross out now

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A team of archaeological students and volunteers has uncovered important information about the history of early Irish Catholics in SA.

02 May 2016

Catholic Education Week

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Catholic Education week will be celebrated from May 13 to 20 – check out the feature in The Southern Cross online.

06 Apr 2016

April Southern Cross


Bishop Bill Morris on mercy, renewal taskforce update, demolition of seminary buildings, Fr Pat Woods and lots more....

29 Feb 2016

March Southern Cross

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Freedom fighter honoured, Josephites celebrating 150 years and a Holy Thursday change plus loads more.

01 Feb 2016

February Southern Cross

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Check out our Back to School feature, Yr 12 graduates' stories, Archbishop's Awards recipients plus loads more.

15 Dec 2015

Youth festival special

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Southern Cross December – check out the Catholic Youth Festival held in Adelaide coverage plus loads of other good stories and pics.

03 Nov 2015

Language of love

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Fr Philip Marshall VG calls for a new language of love

22 Sep 2015

Southern Cross - a winner

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12 part series on Catholic migrants and refugees took out best feature award at the 2015 Australasian Catholic Press Association Conference.






01 Sep 2015

Sarah’s good business sense


The face of homelessness, for Adelaide business woman Sarah Gun, is an underutilised labour force of life-changing potential.

The Loreto College old scholar has been employing women and young people at risk of homelessness for her Adelaide-based events design and management company for the past three years.



Did you know...

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We are endeavouring to make it easier for you to read our Southern Cross stories online, or on your iPhone or iPad. On some stories you will find a button – click on it and the story will appear in a larger format for you to read.

Photo galleries

We also would like to share with you photographs taken at various events. Look for and click on a button on selected photographs throughout The Southern Cross to view the photo galleries.

Purchase of photos

Pictures taken by Southern Cross photographers are available for sale, please email Mary Coombe for information.