Rector (Priest-in-charge)

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Martin Johnson

The Revd Martin Johnson MTh BTh became Rector of St Philip's in December 2016. He previously ministered as a priest in the Diocese of Wangaratta and as a Chaplain in the Australian Army.

Associate priests

Revd Jeannette McHugh

The Revd Jeannette McHugh, BA, BTh, GradDipCommCounselling, OblSB, is an honorary Associate Priest at St Philip's; she previously ministered as a priest in rural areas of the Bathurst Diocese.

Revd Professor Scott Cowdell

The Revd Canon Professor Scott Cowdell, BSc, BTh, BA(Hons), PhD became an honorary Associate Priest at St Philip's in February 2018. He is the Canon Theologian for the Diocese of Canberra & Goulburn and a Research Professor at Charles Sturt University.


Revd Linda Anchell

The Revd Linda Anchell, BA(Hons), DipEd, BTh, was an honorary deacon at St Philip's and had previously been a deacon in the Karabar and Kaleen/Giralang parishes.

Linda died recently. A funeral service for her will be held on Tuesday 27 August 2019, 10.30am at St Philip's. We mourn Linda's passing and celebrate her life with joy.

Revd Robin Moore

The Revd Robin Moore is an honorary deacon at St Philip's.