Please note: Due to the coronavirus outbreak, all weddings at Newman College are to be limited to only the couple, the celebrant and witnesses. Funerals with fewer than 10 people in attendance at any one time (adhering to the 1 person per 4 square metre rule) may proceed.
For more information please read the most recent advice from the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee to the National Cabinet about social distancing here.
Additionally, please read the guidelines in response to the COVID-19 pandemic from the Archbishop of Melbourne below and contact the office for further information on +61 3 9347 5577.
The Archbishop of Melbourne has permitted the Chapel of the Holy Spirit to be used for Catholic weddings of graduates or present students of the University of Melbourne, or of other Victorian universities which do not have their own chapel.
The Archdiocese of Melbourne does not allow christenings or funerals at Newman College Chapels, except for regular attendees at Newman College Masses.
Please read carefully the Terms and Conditions in the Wedding Booklet before contacting the College Office about a possible booking. All initial bookings and inquiries should be directed to the College Office, Monday – Friday, 9 am - 5 pm.
Weddings can be arranged during the following times:
- Saturday: 10.00am, 12.30pm, 3.00pm, 5.30pm;
- Sunday: 12.30pm, 3.00pm;
- Weekdays: by arrangement.
Please note that on some occasions the Chapel is used for different purposes, and therefore it may not necessarily be in the same condition as initially viewed.
Your confirmation acknowledges that you have accepted the Terms and Conditions for celebrations at Newman College as stated in the Wedding Booklet.