Holy Transfiguration Monastery (Bombala, New South Wales)

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Holy Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration
Jurisdiction ROCOR
Type Male Monastery
Founded 1982
Superior Archimandrite Alexis
Approx. size 3 monks
Location Bombala, New South Wales, Australia
Liturgical language(s) English, Slavonic
Music used Russian Chant
Calendar Julian
Feastdays celebrated 6/19 August
Official website none advertised

Monastery Service, August 2005

The Holy Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration is a monastic community for men under the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia. The monastery is located in Bombala, New South Wales, and was originally established as Transfiguration of the Saviour Skete under the omophorion of His Eminence Archbishop Paul of Sydney by Archimandrite Alexis, who remains the abbot, and currently has three priest-monks (including the abbot) in residence.

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Orthodoxy in Australia: Monasteries
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia
Male: Pantanassa | St George | St John
Female: Gorgoepikoos | Holy Cross
Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia
Male: Holy Transfiguration | Archangel Michael
Proph. Elias | St John the Baptist | Holy Trinity
Female: Our Lady of Kazan | Presentation
Other Jurisdictions
Male: New Kalenic (Serbian) | St Sava (Serbian)
Female: St Anna (Antiochian) | Nativity Skete (Serbian)