Welcome to the Parish on the Myall River

Karuah and
Tea Gardens Anglican Churches

Loving God – Loving People – Making Disciples

About us

We aim to be a Church of learning followers of the Lord Jesus Christ, who, being saved by grace and with the power of the Holy Spirit, desire to grow to be more like Jesus and to help others to know and follow him also.

St John's Bulahdelah

Stroud Street
Bulahdelah NSW

St Columba's Karuah

Karuah NSW

St Andrew's Tea Gardens

Corner of Witt & Ogden Streets
Tea Gardens NSW

St John's


Every Sunday 10:15 am

Communion 1st Sunday of the month

St columba's


Every Sunday 8:30 am

Services: 1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays: Holy Communion, 2nd & 4th Sundays: Praise, Prayer & Proclamation

St Andrew's

Tea Gardens

Every Sunday

8:30 am 

Communion every 2nd, 4th and 5th Sundays

Morning prayer on the 1st and 3rd Sundays



We welcome Reverend Richard and Tracy Goscombe to our parish.

Christmas Services in the Parish


24th December 8.00pm Christmas Eve service (no Communion) at St. John’s

25th December No Service

Tea Gardens

25th December 6.00am Sunrise Service at Bennett’s Beach, Hawks Nest (Communion)

25th December 9.30am at St. Andrew’s (Communion)  Note change of time.



21st December 5.30pm Carols Under the Gum Tree and BBQ

25th December 8.30 am Communion Service

1st January ’23 No Service

Parish Prayer meeting: Every Tuesday 9am and Thursday at 4pm @ St Andrews church

Join us as we pray for our church, our community, and the world

KYB bible studies in Tea Gardens on Monday pm and Wednesday pm.

Bible study at Palm Lake Tea Gardens, on Tuesdays

KYB bible studies in Bulahdelah Tuesday am and Thursday pm.

See also our parish facebook page


Anglican Parish of Bulahdelah, Tea Gardens with Karuah



Thinking about world mission? Here is another encouraging link for your information of how the gospels spread throughout the world is being supported by Gafcon: https://www.gafcon.org/sunday-2020/video

For Our three Op Shops-
Please note the times that they are open. PLEASE Do not leave goods at other times and do not leave goods if anyone in your household is suffering any Covid- like symptoms.

St John's



9.00 am – 1 pm

Please do not leave furniture or unsaleable goods

St Columba's



10am to 2pm



St Andrew's

Tea Gardens

Wednesdays and Fridays

8.30 am – 12.30 pm


8.30 am – 12.30 pm

Due to Covid restrictions we can only accept goods during opening hours


St John's Bulahdelah

St Columba's Karuah

St Andrew's Tea Gardens

Parish Details

Contact Us

Church Office
Phone: 02 4997 1869
Parish Office Postal Address: PO Box 324, Tea Gardens NSW 2324
Parish email: standrewsoffice4@bigpond.com 

Parish banking Details

We encourage all regular giving via direct deposit to-

Anglican Parish of Buladelah/Tea Gardens

BSB: 705077 Account No: 00040525 Reference: Offertory

Inquiries- Andrew Sillar, Treasurer 0402054207


The Anglican Diocese of Newcastle takes allegations of misconduct and abuse seriously. Professional Standards Protocols provide formal procedures for handling complaints of misconduct. We welcome and encourage people with any concerns to come forward by speaking with a contact person. Contact people are trained to listen, will maintain confidentiality, can help you to understand the processes involved and if required, can assist in documenting the complaint.

If you would like to speak with someone please  phone 1800 774 945.

Or contact the Director of Professional Standards directly at:

Anglican Diocese of Newcastle PO Box 494  Newcastle   NSW, 2300

Email:  dps@newcastleanglican.org.au

Diocesan Safety Policy

Parish Safety Policy