Shorter Retreats

Retreats times of less than six days and less can be significant and helpful in Christian life. Weekends and days offer a chance to get in touch with the movement of God's spirit and allow time to take a better perspective than ordinary life sometimes allows.

Clergy Retreat <Online>

Secular clergy, unable to gather for their usual diocesan retreat, are facilitated by our 2021 diocesan retreats developed in consultation with dioceses. Following a Sunday evening opening meeting... more

8:00 pm Sunday 27 June 2021 to 8:00 pm Thursday 1 July 2021
Oasis Day - Saturday 10 July 2021

Could it be that this will be a day to visit Manresa in person? Even if not we are sure that you will find it helpful to make one day different while staying where you are. 

That... more

10:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday 10 July 2021
Great faith: Women in the Gospel II - (Mike Drennan SJ) (12 - 17 July) <Online>

“Great is your faith!” Jesus commended the faith of the woman from Canaan (Matthew 15:28), one of the many times that he engaged with women, applauding and encouraging their particular faith and... more

8:00 pm Monday 12 July 2021 to 8:00 pm Saturday 17 July 2021
Oasis Day - Saturday 7 August 2021

Could it be that this will be a day to visit Manresa in person? Even if not we are sure that you will find it helpful to make one day different while staying where you are. 

That... more

10:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday 7 August 2021
One-day Photography Retreat <Online>
Bull Island by Steve Radley 190325

Join Steve Radley for an online retreat day. As he did in 2019, when he was able to be with us in person, Steve led participants through some reflection on approaches to photography. The morning... more

9:30 am to 8:00 pm Saturday 14 August 2021
Oasis Day - Saturday 4 September 2021

Until official guidelines are published, we are unable to say when organised groups may gather indoors - the number of people we will be able to accommodate will depend on public health... more

10:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday 4 September 2021