Archives and Heritage

ISMAPNG Archives manages the archival and heritage collections of the former Sisters of Mercy Congregations of Cairns, Townsville, Rockhampton, Grafton, Singleton, Gunnedah, Wilcannia Forbes, Bathurst, Goulburn, Ballarat East, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth and West Perth as well as Papua New Guinea and the former Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia (ISMA). The Archives operate in various locations within Australia and Papua New Guinea.

Enquiries

Members of the public wishing to submit an enquiry to ISMAPNG Archives can do so by email, mail or telephone as follows:

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Institute Centre in Stanmore, New South Wales
Institute Centre
PO Box 284
Petersham NSW 2049
Phone: 02 9572 5400
Email: ismapngarchives@ismapng.org.au

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Community North in Rockhampton, Queensland
PO Box 1576
Rockhampton Qld 4700
Tel/Fax: 07 4931 7472

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Community North in Townsville, Queensland
Unit 1/ 56 Charles St
Aitkenvale QLD 4814
PO Box 137 Castletown
Hyde Park QLD 4812
Tel:  07 4775 7244

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Community North in Mt Hagen, Papua New Guinea
c/o Institute Centre
Phone: 02 9564 1911
Email: ismapngarchives@ismapng.org.au

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Community Central A in Bathurst, New South Wales
St Joseph's Mount
PO Box 81
Bathurst NSW 2795
Tel: 02 6331 4611

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Community South A in Mile End, South Australia
Catherine McAuley Place
4 Victoria Street
Mile End SA 5031
Phone: 08 8150 4900
Email: mercyarchives@iinet.net.au

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Community South A in Perth, Western Australia
St Brigid’s Convent
60 John Street
Northbridge WA 6003
Phone: 08 9328 6991
Email: mercyarchives@iinet.net.au

ISMAPNG Archives and Heritage – Community South C in Alphington, Victoria
Southern Administration Centre
720 Heidelberg Road
PO Box 5067
Alphington VIC 3078
Phone: 03 9499 1577

HERITAGE CENTRES

Mercy Heritage Centre Perth, Western Australia

Located within the Convent of Mercy built in 1871, this is a space where people can share in the story of the first Mercy Foundation in Australia in 1846 and learn more about the Mercy ministries and various traditions which have developed since then.

Contact details
Mercy Heritage Centre Perth
86 Victoria Square
Perth WA 6000
Phone: 08 9325 4155
Email: mercyheritage3@westnet.com.au

 

Sacred Spaces in Singleton, New South Wales

The convent and grounds are open for tours, concerts and talks on the heritage and traditions of the sisters who came to the Hunter Valley.

Contact details
Sacred Spaces
Convent of Mercy
30 Queen Street
Singleton NSW 2330
Phone: 02 6572 2396
Email: sacredspaces@singmercy.org.au
Website: http://www.sacredspaces.org.au/