About the Cathedral

Cathedral Shop

St Paul’s Cathedral Shop is situated inside the Cathedral. The helpful, friendly staff provide a warm welcome to visitors to the Cathedral and its wide range of gifts, handcrafts and devotional items make great souvenirs of a visit to St Paul’s. Some of the stock include:

  • Silver crosses
  • Bronze crosses
  • Olive-wood carvings, made in Bethlehem
  • Olive-wood and Mother of Pearl crosses made in Bethlehem (Mother of Pearl from Broome, WA)
  • Nativities
  • CDs
  • Bibles
  • Angel figurines
  • Colorful wooden crosses and plaques from El Salvador.

Religious items sold include icons, rosaries (including Anglican rosaries), locally-made beaded jewellery and a variety of gift and prayer cards. Christmas Cards are stocked from October - December. 

Cathedral souvenirs include glassware, crosses, tea towels, postcards and CDs of the Cathedral organ, choir and bell ringers. The shop also sells some uniquely Australian souvenirs.

All profits generated are used to help maintain the ministry and fabric of St Paul’s Cathedral.

Opening Hours: Daily from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm, including Sundays

Please contact the Shop Coordinator, Ms Susan Baker, for further details.

(limited stock of holding crosses, made locally from recycled timber from the Cathedral Crypt - August 2015)

(Hand-made beaded bracelets made especially for St Paul's Cathedral)

(Glass crosses made by a South Australian artist)

(Ceramic figurines made by a local Melbourne artist)

(Fr Jim Brady blesses the shop and its stock)




Become a volunteer at our Cathedral Gift Shop

Volunteering is a rewarding and enriching way to give back to the Cathedral and the community.

We have volunteers who work a variety of hours- ranging from as little as one day a month, to as often as twice a week!


Duties for a St Paul’s Cathedral Gift Shop volunteer:

  • Greet customers/visitors to the Cathedral
  • Sell items from display
  • Write down sold items in the daily sales book
  • Replace sold items on display from stock
  • Dust display shelves
  • Build great relationships with the other lovely volunteers!

For more information about being a volunteer contact Shop Coordinator, Susan Baker or Tel: (03) 9653 4333