The Catenians Faith based Friendship 

Harbourside North Circle - Mosman, North Sydney

Strengthening family life through friendship and faith

Harbourside North Catenians was established in 1997 and has diverse membership of business, professional and retired Catholic men.

We are

  • Catholic laymen who gather monthly to enjoy each other’s company
  • Inclusive
  • A world wide organisation

We do

  • Meet, pray and dine.
  • Look after members and families in difficulty
  • Meet socially and draw support from other Catholic laymen with similar values.
  • Become part of a close yet international community that offers lifelong support and friendship to members and their families.
  • Provide collective support for the church and clergy.
  • Receive spiritual and practical support in times of difficulty or need.

We meet locally

  • Once a month on the 2nd Thursday at the Mosman Art Gallery Centre
  • for drinks, meeting and dinner.
  • Guest speakers are often invited.
  • Wives and clergy nights are held regularly.


The monthly gathering provides a time for relaxed enjoyment among friends.

We are not fundraisers although we do have a Bursary Fund to assist young people going on their gap years to do good works and a Benevolent Fund to assist our widows, orphans and those on hard times.


To be eligible for membership you’ll be a practising member of the Catholic Church and over the age of 18 years.

How do I join?

You are invited to attend your first Catenian gathering, as our guest for dinner,

you will be under no obligation and assured of a warm welcome.


If you would like to know more about becoming a Catenian, but do not know a Catenian, please contact:

Graham Short 0458493711(m)           graham.m,short (e)                  

       Or visit our website:

Link to your Group


Sunday Night Mass

The 6pm Mass at Sacred Heart Church on the second and last Sunday of each month is geared towards young people and young adults. Come along to celebrate our faith together with friends.