Experience Our Lady's Home of Compassion
Our Lady’s Home of Compassion island Bay is a place of pilgrimage and spiritual nourishment for all-comers. While it is Catholic in inspiration, it is open to all religions and spiritual seekers.
Book a facility or stay
Book your next meeting, conference or stay in this calming environment and enjoy a memorable time.
The Chapel and Crypt
Our Chapel and Crypt will reopen later in 2017. You are welcome to come and pray in the quiet of any of our prayer spaces.
History of Our Lady's Home of Compassion
In 1907, following a huge fundraising effort, the impressive Our Lady’s Home of Compassion was opened on the slopes of Island Bay, initially for the care of children and babies.