Coopernook is located adjacent to the Pacific Highway, northeast of Taree.

Coopernook is associated with Harrington and Lansdowne as the Lower Manning cluster. Lower Manning Uniting Church’s Mission Statement is:

To be the People of God in this area by increasing our interaction with the local community in ways that offer pastoral care, enhance the worship of God and lead to Christian growth and learning.

Coopernook is within the Manning Valley Project ministry development initiative. 

Coronavirus impacts

Limited physical worship or other gatherings at present - see below.

We still connect in other ways.

Resources on how to handle this pandemic are available on the National Assembly and NSW/ACT Synod websites.

See also relevant posts on Presbytery News and Synod News.


Service and Activity Times

  • Church closed until further notice due to COVID.
    Coronavirus safe worship at 9:30 am in the Park on 1 and 22 November.
  • UC Adult Fellowship and Craft groups, including quilting - currently suspended.
  • Harvest Festival Auction (4th Monday in February at 7:00pm)
  • Paton Hall Fete (begun in 1955) 2nd Saturday in November, but not in 2020.
  • Coopernook UC is actively engaged in the community with the annual Carols by Candlelight attracting over 400 people.
  • SRE is taught in the local school.
  • Op Shop 9am to 2pm, Wednesdays, Thursdays and 9am to 12pm Saturdays. COVID restrictions apply.


Coopernook is part of the Mid North Coast Presbytery - its website provides resources and further information about the Uniting Church in Australia.