Fr Robert has been Saint Peter’s much-loved Rector since 2003. A former English/History teacher and attracted to all things historical, he has ensured milestones reached are celebrated in style, including the Centenary of Saint Peter’s in 2012. Fr Robert’s past as an organist has ensured the continued support of the Saint Peter’s Choristers. He has encouraged the staging of many events which provide fellowship and enjoyment and is a very active member of the parish’s social life.
Fr Robert was ordained Deacon at Saint Alban’s Cathedral, Griffith in 1993, priested in October 1994, and served as Archdeacon of Murrumbidgee from 2006 – 2014. He has served in the parishes of Griffith, Corowa, and Coleambally – Darlington Point. Fr Robert’s devotion to his calling and congregation can be witnessed in the number of Mass he offers every week, treating each one as a celebration, as well as the energy he brings to all aspects of parish life.