Bernice McKenna
Phone (03) 6331 7363

Kath Pearce
Phone (03) 6424 6504
Email  [email protected]



CWL Tas. Inc. office bearers

State President,  Mrs Bernice McKenna, Launceston

State Secretary,  Mrs Kath Pearce, Devonport

State Treasurer,  Mrs Lillian Deane, Hobart

Southern Vice President,  Mrs Mary Excell, Hobart

Northern Vice President,  Mrs Pauline Heazlewood, Launceston

North West Vice President,  Mrs Patricia Gower, Devonport



Welcome to the Catholic Women’s League in Tasmania


CWL Tas. Inc. has been a vital part of the life of the Church and the wider Tasmanian community since its foundation in 1941.  

It aims to:

•  provide the joys of friendship and mutual support

•  encourage members to deepen their faith through reflection and study

•  engage in works of Christian love

•  speak out in support of the family, the sanctity of life and the dignity of all people

Our numbers are small, but you will find friends of CWL in most parishes throughout Tasmania.

Contact us through your parish or call into our Headquarters at

The Catholic Women’s League Centre
16 Criterion Street,   HOBART, TASMANIA
between 10am and 3pm - (phone 03 6234 1513)
for a special welcome.



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