The bulk of the records in MS 3085 are birth, marriage and burial registers. The remainder includes stipend registers, minute books, cash books, account books, service registers and preacher's books, cemetery registers, lists of communicants, offertory books, parish rolls, Sunday school attendance registers, confirmation registers, debenture books, and some parish newspapers. Parishes whose records are held are: Adaminaby, Adelong, Albury, Batlow, Barmedman, Bega, Berridale, Binda, Bombala, Boorowa, Braidwood, Bribbarree, Bungendore, Canberra, Cabargo, Cootamundra, Crookwell, Delegate, Goulburn, Gundagai, Gunning, Junee, Kameruka, Koorawatha, Lake Bathurst, Marulan, Moruya, Murrumburrah, Pambula, Queanbeyan, Reid (A.C.T.), Sutton Park, Taralga, Tarcutta, Temora, Tumbarumba, Tumut, Yass and Young. Other smaller parishes' records are included with the records of the parishes listed. The collection also contains papers relating to the diocesan administration, such as Synod and Common Place letter-books, Cathedral council minute books, account books, and correspondence of the Diocese's first two bishops, Mesac Thomas and William Chalmers (approx. 1500 phase boxes, 14 boxes).
The Acc06.111 instalment includes the parish records of Canberra North (St Simon's Parish, Kaleen/Giralang, A.C.T.; St James' Parish, Kippax, A.C.T.; St Paul's Parish, Ginninderra, A.C.T.; Holy Cross Parish, Hackett, A.C.T.); Canberra South (All Soul's Parish, Chapman, A.C.T.; St Matthew's Parish, Wanniassa, A.C.T.); and, the Parish of All Saints, Tumut, N.S.W. (8 boxes, 2 fol. boxes).
The Acc07.150 instalment comprises the records of the New South Wales parishes of Batemans Bay (Batemans Bay, Nelligen, Mogo and South Durras); St Matthias, Bombala; Cootamundra; Southern Monaro (St Philip's, Delegate); Yass (St Mary's, Mundoonan); and, Young (7 boxes, 1 fol. box).
The Acc14.101 instalment comprises the original letters patent creating the Anglican Diocese of Goulburn in 1863 and the creation of Goulburn as a city, making it Australia's first inland city. The diocese is now the Diocese of Canberra and Goulburn (1 large box).