Who are the Augustinians?
In this section, learn more about the Augustinians, the traditional emblem of the Order, and some of its saints during its existence that exceeds 750 years.
Our Mission Statement
We Augustinians of Australia have endorsed statements on our charism, spirituality and mission. We have had them now for a number of years. These statements outline our preferred future, and gives direction to our ministry.
International OSA history
The Order of St Augustine (Augustinians) has a history that goes back to Europe in the thirteenth century.
OSA in Australia today
Here are listed the present Australian Augustinian locations in Australia. Past locations are mentioned in the following section on OSA History.
OSA History Australia
The pages listed below give a timeline summary of the highlights of Augustinian history in Australia. Having arrived in 1838, the Augustinians are one of the religious orders with the greatest number of consecutive years of service in Australia.
OSA in Korea
Why are the Augustinians of Korea included here? The answer is simple: as a smaller contingent within the Order of St Augustine, they need to be affiliated with an Augustinian Province.
Becoming an Augustinian
An Augustinian? Who, me!
If you've clicked onto this page you must be interested - or at the very least, curious.
So why not?
What is an Augustinian?
The order is a brotherhood within the Catholic Church, so you need to be a Catholic to join.