Freemasons Lodge 3478, Welcome to Goulburn Menturia.
If you would like to know what freemasons do, just ask one!
Whether you’re a long-time member of Goulburn Menturia Freemasons Lodge, or a student or visitor looking to learn more about Masonic Life or becoming a Freemason, we think you’ll find this site very informative.
Freemasonry is an ancient society, a fraternal order dedicated to morality, brotherly love, friendship, and charity. Freemasonry is a journey of perspective that offers enlightenment through study, ceremony and the contemplation of its many and various symbols. gmlodge3478
The Lodge meets on the second Wednesday of the months September to May at Bolton Masonic Hall, Institute Street, Bolton. BL1 1PZ
There are practice and instruction classes in advance of the meeting dates.
The values of Freemasonry are based on integrity, kindness, honesty and fairness. Freemasons are taught to practise charity and to care, not only for their own, but also for the community as a whole – both by charitable giving, and by voluntary efforts and works as individuals.
From its earliest days, Freemasonry has been concerned with the care of orphans, the sick and the aged. This work continues today. In addition, large sums are given to national and local charities.
Masonic charity is exercised at every level: individual Lodges make gifts and give aid to their own communities and every Province also gives large sums of money to regional causes. Nationally, our efforts are channelled through four main charity organisations: