City Multicultural Mass a reminder of why we gather – Catholic Leader

National dress: Members from 22 multicultural Catholic communities were represented in the entrance procession.

CATHOLICS from 22 multicultural communities processed into St Stephen’s Cathedral wearing national dress for the Multicultural Mass celebrated by Brisbane Archbishop Mark Coleridge last Sunday.

Coronavirus restrictions had taken a toll on the large numbers usually present at the Mass while the typical festivities like the food exhibition were unable to go ahead.

Even so, almost 100 people gathered for the …

WHAT’S ON: 14 things to do on the Coffs Coast this week – Coffs Coast Advocate

THERE’S plenty of COVID-safe events taking place on the Coffs Coast over the next week (October 3 – October 9). Here’s your weekly go-to guide.

Oktoberfest at Moonee Beach Tavern

What: Moonee Beach Tavern is celebrating Oktoberfest with a German-themed menu for lunch and dinner, Beck’s stubbies on ice and Paulaner Pilsner on tap, German music, games including beer pong for adults, and art activities for the kids.

Where: Moonee Beach Tavern.

When: Saturday, October …