Diocesan Clergy

Below is a list of all clergy holding the Bishop’s License and all clergy with Permission to Officiate. All clergy are required to be familiar with and agree to uphold: The Code of Good Practice for Clergy in the Anglican Diocese of Ballarat & Faithfulness in Service – A national code for personal behaviour and the practice of pastoral ministry by clergy and church workers.

Clergy holding the Bishop’s License

Parish Priests

The Dean of the Cathedral & Archdeacon of Ballarat
The Very Reverend Chris Chataway

The Vicar General
The Rev’d Canon Scott Lowrey

The Rev’d Jenny Brandon
The Rev’d Alan Courtney
The Rev’d Mathew Crane
The Rev’d Robin Elliott
The Rev’d Constantine Osuchukwu
The Rev’d David Oulton
The Rev’d Heather Scott
The Rev’d Mark Schnerring
The Rev’d Can. Denis Sotiriadis
The Rev’d Glen Wesley (also Safe Church Officer)
The Rev’d James Wood

Assistant Curates

The Rev’d Chris Keast
The Rev’d Martin Nadarajan (Deacon)
The Rev’d Nay Htoo Khin (Deacon)

Locally Ordained Deacons

Deacon Christine Angus (St Peter’s Ballarat / Hospital Ministry)
Deacon Cheryl Haines (Ararat)
Deacon Kaye Hanks (Holy Apostles)
Deacon Netta Hill (Port Fairy)
Deacon Marjorie Keeble (Hamilton)
Deacon Brian Lineker (Portland)
Deacon Adriaan Siersema (Ararat)

Hon Assistant Priests

The Rev’d Robyn Shackell (Warrnambool)

Non Parochial

Chaplain to the Ballarat and Queen’s Anglican Grammar School
The Rev’d Dr Timothy Gaden

Senior Assistant Chaplain to the Ballarat and Queen’s Anglican Grammar School
The Rev’d Canon Peter Treloar

Chaplain to the Prisons
The Rev’d Rob Ferguson

Permission to Officiate

The Rev’d Tom Banfield
The Rev’d Lay Ka Baw
The Rev’d Des Benfield
The Rev’d David Bichok
The Rev’d Michael Boyle
The Rev’d Can. Robert Caernarvon-Smith
The Rev’d Emmanuel Carrington
The Rev’d Darryll Couch
The Rev’d Malcolm Crawley
The Rev’d Wayne Dorning
The Rev’d Don Fairlie
The Rev’d Alan Ford [Deacon]
The Rev’d Colin Griffith SSM
The Rev’d Nagi Habib
The Rev’d Paul Harper
The Rev’d Tony Johns
The Rev’d Barry Johns
The Rev’d Ellis Jones
The Rev’d Philip Kissick
The Rev’d John MacMillan
The Rev’d Donald. J.G Mulhallen
The Rev’d Grace Reynolds
The Rev’d Graham Reynolds
The Rev’d Canon John Price
The Rev’d Neale Salan
The Rev’d Canon Geoffrey Tisdall
The Rev’d Denys Tonks
The Rev’d David Turner
The Rev’d Lynton Wade
The Rev’d A. (Barry) Wells

List up to date as of December 2018

Professional Standards 

1800 377 842 [1800 DPS VIC].

A Director of Professional Standards has been appointed to respond to all complaints of abuse by clergy and Church workers.

Episcopal Standards 

1800 997 747.

Episcopal Standards complaints may be made against the Bishop of a Diocese. This is different to a Professional Standards complaint.