The Revd Dr Craig D’Alton is Vicar of CCSY. Fr Craig leads the ministry team and has pastoral oversight of the parish. He is committed to the renewal of the Catholic wing of Anglicanism, through fine liturgy and music, quality preaching, and the development of inclusive and outward-focused church communities. Fr Craig is also the President and a board member of Christ Church Grammar School.


The Revd Marilyn Hope is Parish Deacon (honorary). Mother Marilyn, in addition to her leadership in liturgy, is an experienced pastoral and spiritual supervisor and mentor. She also ministers with the Anglican Benedictine Oblates, and is currently undertaking post-graduate research in the history of the Benedictines community in Melbourne and Camperdown.

The Revd Paul Bower is Senior Associate Priest. Father Paul’s main ministry is responsibility for the parish’s liturgical life - its planning, co-ordination, and expression. He also has ministries with pastoral care, the website, day-to-day parish issues, and community outreach. He frequently presides, preaches, and MCs at parish liturgies.

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The Revd Roxanne Addley is Assistant Curate. Mother Roxanne was ordained a priest at St Paul's Cathedral Melbourne in November. She is involved in all aspects of ministry within the parish and school. Roxanne is also involved with several areas of ecumenism and reconciliation in the wider church and community.


The Revd Jenny Nelson is Associate Priest (honorary, part-time). Mother has a passion for the integration of art, spirituality, theology and liturgy. In 2012, Jenny completed (after several years' labour of love and creativity) a set of Stations of the Cross (in bronze bas-relief) for the parish church.


The Revd Jill Renison is Associate Priest (honorary, part-time). Mother Jill assists with liturgy and pastoral care in the parish and is a spiritual director, with post-graduate experience. Jill conducts weddings and funerals in the parish, along with presiding and preaching at the regular services. She also assists with the parish website and technology.

Kim Bong

Kim Bong is an authorised Lay Minister (part-time). Kim is a graduate of our EfM program and has ministry strengths in spiritual and pastoral care, administration, and hospitality. Kim is currently leading the Children's Ministry, focussing on Godly Play.