Organisations & Committees

ABORIGINAL CATHOLIC MINISTRY
Contact: Br Steve Morelli CFC
11 Hastings Street
WOOLGOOLGA NSW 2456
Phone: (02) 6654 0642
Email: stevejmorelli@yahoo.com.au
AGED & COMMUNITY CARE
Diocesan Contact: Mrs Kelli Potts
Crowley Care Services
154 Cherry Street
BALLINA NSW 2478
Phone: (02) 6686 5090
Fax: (02) 6686 6082
Email: kpotts@crowley.org.au
AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC SUPERANNUATION & RETIREMENT FUND
Regional Manager: Ms Rita Svensson 
PO Box 2562, Suite 3/106 Horton Street
PORT MACQUARIE NSW 2444
Phone: (02) 6583 8100 Phone: 1300 658 776
Fax: (02) 6583 4300
Email:  rita.svensson@catholicsuper.com.au
BODY CORPORATE (DIOCESAN TRUSTEES)
Body Corporate of the Trustees of the Roman Catholic Church for the Diocese of Lismore
Executive Officer: Mr Greg Isaac
PO Box 1
LISMORE NSW 2480
Members of Body Corporate 
Most Rev Gregory Homeming
Rev Paul Gooley
Rev Paul McDonald
Rev Peter Slack
Rev Max Gow
Rev Anthony Lemon
Phone: (02) 6621 9444
Fax: (02) 6622 4238
Email: business@lismore.catholic.org.au
CARITAS AUSTRALIA, DIOCESAN
Contact: Deacon Graeme Davis 
22 Hillcrest Avenue
GOONELLABAH NSW 2480
Phone: (02) 6624 1564
Fax: (02) 6625 2541 Mobile: 0417 241 564
Email: graemerdavis@bigpond.com
CATHOLIC MISSION OFFICE – PONTIFICAL MISSION SOCIETY
Contact: Mrs Michelle Sullivan C/-
PO Box 1, 10 Orion Street
LISMORE NSW 2480
Phone: (02) 6622 0407
Mobile: 0402 234 456
Email: lismore.director@catholicmission.org.au
CATHOLIC CARE (CENTACARE)
Contact: Mrs Bronwyn Chalker
PO Box 104
PORT MACQUARIE NSW 2444
Phone: (02) 6581 6800
Fax: (02) 6584 0724
Email: bchalker@cca.stagnesparish.org.au
CATHOLIC SCHOOLS OFFICE
Director of Catholic Schools: Mr David Condon   

Mrs Joanne Horan, Executive Assistant
PO Box 158, Presentation House, 3 Dawson Street
LISMORE NSW 2480

Strategy & Governance Steering Committee members:

Mr Ross Tarlinton– Chairman
Rev Frank Devoy
Mr Adam Spencer
Mr Michael Gray
Mr Greg Isaac– Ex officio
Mr David Condon – Ex officio

Phone: (02) 6622 0422
Fax: (02) 6622 0990
Email: director@lism.catholic.edu.au
Web: www.lism.catholic.edu.au
CATHOLIC WOMEN’S LEAGUE
Contact: Miss Ann Pereira 
19 Bruxner Avenue
WAUCHOPE NSW 2446
Phone: (02) 6586 4420
Email: auntyannsbnb@virginbroadband.com.au
Diocesan President: Mrs Teresa McKinnon 
9 Mountview Crescent
YELLOW ROCK VIA URUNGA NSW 2455
Chaplain: Rev Michael Alcock
PO Box 240
SAWTELL NSW 2452
Phone: (02) 6655 5477
Email: bmckinnon7@bigpond.comMobile: 0448 899 915
Email: frmichael@westnet.com.au
CLERGY FUND
Secretary: Mr Greg Isaac 
PO Box 1
LISMORE NSW 2480
Clergy Fund Board Members: 
Rev Peter Slack – Chairman
Rev Frank Devoy
Mrs Mavourneen Kennedy
Rev David Gilbey
Mr Brian Marriott
Rev Shelwin Fernandez
Phone: (02) 6621 9444
Fax: (02) 6622 4238
Email: business@lismore.catholic.org.au
CLERGY LIFE & MINISTRY
Diocesan Director: Rev Michael Alcock
PO Box 240, SAWTELL NSW 2452
Mobile: 0448 899 915
Email: frmichael@westnet.com.au
Clergy Care Co-Ordinator: Mrs Julie Nowland 
Based at St Vincent’s Private Hospital
PO Box 572, 20 Dalley Street
LISMORE NSW 2480
Phone: (02) 6622 0422

Mobile: 0416 296 005 Fax: (02) 6622 0990
Email: jnowland@svh.org.au

COUNCIL OF PRIESTS
Secretary: Mr Greg Isaac
Bishop’s House
PO Box 1
LISMORE NSW 2480
Phone: (02) 6622 0407
Fax: (02) 6621 9960
Email: pslack@lismore.catholic.org.au
Chairman: Rev Paul McDonald
Vice Chairman: Rev Frank Devoy
Members of Council of Priests:
Most Rev Gregory Homeming
Rev Paul Gooley         Rev Paul McDonald
Rev Frank Devoy        Rev Shelwin Fernandez
Rev Peter Slack           Rev Peter Padsungay
Rev Max Gow Rev Anthony Lemon
Rev James Foster        Rev Joseph Holloway
Phone: (02) 6562 5182
Fax: (02) 6562 5716
COLLEGE OF CONSULTORS
Secretary: Mr Greg Isaac 
PO Box 1
LISMORE NSW 2480Members of College of Consultors:Most Rev Gregory Homeming
Rev Frank Devoy        Rev Peter Slack
Rev Paul Gooley         Rev Paul McDonald
Rev Max Gow              Rev Anthony Lemon
Phone: (02) 6622 0407
Email: chancery@lismore.catholic.org.au
CURSILLO MOVEMENT
Chairperson: Mr Pat Benefield
Chaplain: Rev Erick Quinteros
Phone: (02) 6632 1074
Mobile: 0432 441 068
Email: ericklq@gmail.com
DIOCESAN FINANCE COUNCIL
Executive Officer: Mr Greg Isaac
PO Box 1
LISMORE NSW 2480
Diocesan Finance Council Members:
Most Rev Gregory Homeming
Mr Michael Shay – Chairman
Mr Mark Dougherty – Deputy Chairman
Rev Paul Gooley
Mr Peter Liddy
Rev Peter Slack
Phone: (02) 6621 9444
Fax: (02) 6622 4238
Email: business@lismore.catholic.org.au
DIOCESAN INVESTMENT FUND
Acting Fund Manager: Mr Scott Patch
PO Box 482, 10 Orion Street
LISMORE NSW 2480Promotions Officer: Mr. Jim O’Brien
Phone: (02) 6622 4237
Fax: (02) 6622 4238
Email: dif@lismore.catholic.org.au
Website: www.dif.org.au

Mobile: 0408 835 499
Email: jimobrien050@gmail.com
DIOCESAN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS PARENT ASSEMBLY
Chairperson: Sarah Moore
608 Ellis Road
ROUS NSW 2477Family School Partnership Coordinator: Mrs Janita Thomson
Phone: (02) 6622 4237
Mobile: 0418 182 283
Email: sarebear2@exemail.com.auMobile: Mobile: 0418 711 308
Email: janita.thomson@lism.catholic.edu.au
DIOCESAN SCHOOL PLANNING & PRIORITY COMMITTEE
Executive Officer: Mr Eric Littler 
PO Box 158
LISMORE NSW 2480
Diocesan School Planning & Priority Committee members: 
Rev Michael Nilon – Chairman
Mr Dirk Botha
Rev Max Gow
Rev Frederick Basco
Mr Greg Isaac
Mrs Melissa Turner
Mr Andrew Young
Mr Bryan Marriott
Mr Brendan Ryan
Phone: (02) 6622 0422
Fax: (02) 6622 0990
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION & CARE SERVICES
Diocesan Contact: Marina Hynes
Early Childhood & OSHC Officer
PO Box 158, LISMORE NSW 2480
Mobile: 0417 213 191
Email:  marina.hynes@lism.catholic.edu.au
FRIENDS OF ST. VINCENT’S
Contacts: Mrs Ann Spillane
PO Box 572, 20 Dalley Street
LISMORE NSW 2480
Phone: (02) 6627 9340
Fax: (02) 6627 9538
Email:  friends@svh.org.au
GUILD OF ST STEPHEN FOR ALTAR SERVERS
Director: Rev Peter Wood 
PO Box 23
PORT MACQUARIE NSW 2444
Phone: (02) 6583 1024
Fax: (02) 6583 1339
Email:  frwood@stagnesparish.org.au
MEDIA
Director: Rev Peter Karam 
PO Box 3
LISMORE NSW 2480
Catholic Life
Diocesan Magazine (quarterly)
Editor and Publisher: Rev Peter Karam
PO Box 3
LISMORE  NSW  2480
Phone: (02) 6621 5521
Fax: (02) 6622 1771
Mobile: 0419 401 258
Email: media@lismorediocese.org
Web: www.lismorediocese.org
Phone: (02) 6621 5521
Fax:     (02) 6622 1771
Mobile:  0419 401 258
Email: media@lismorediocese.org
Web: www.lismorediocese.org
PASTORAL COUNCIL, DIOCESAN
Chairman: To be appointed
Secretary: To be appointed
PLANNED GIVING
Contact: Mr Jim O’Brien Mobile: 0408 835 499
Email: jimobrien050@gmail.com
RETIREMENT PRESBYTERIES FUND
Contact: The Secretary 
PO Box 1
LISMORE NSW 2480

Members of Retirement Presbyteries Fund Board:
Rev Max Gow – Chairman
Rev Anthony Lemon – Secretary
Rev James Griffin
Rev Paul McDonald
Rev Frank Devoy

Phone: (02) 6621 9444
Fax: (02) 6622 4238
Email: business@lismore.catholic.org.au
ST VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY
Diocesan Central Council
President:
Mrs Yvonne Wynen
Executive Officer: Mr Michael Timbrell,
PO Box 660, 84B Magellan Street
LISMORE NSW 2480
Phone: (02) 6621 5835
Fax: (02) 6621 9636
Email: svdp@vinnieslismore.org
Email: michael@vinnieslismore.org
ST VINCENT’S PRIVATE HOSPITAL
Chief Executive Officer: Mr Steve Brierley 
PO Box 572, 20 Dalley Street
LISMORE NSW 2480
Members of St Vincent’s Hospital Board: 
REV Paul McDonald – Chairman
Rev Peter Slack – Deputy Chairman
Mr Andrew Young – Treasurer
Mr Damien Chapelle
Dr Austin Curtin
Mr Denys Wynn
Mr Geoff Dwyer
Mr Michael Penhey
Mr Steve Brierley – Ex officio
Mrs Kylie Bennett – Ex officio
Mr Greg Isaac – Ex officio
Mr Joe Pereira – Ex Officio

Catholic Book & Gift Shop:
75 Magellan Street
LISMORE  NSW  2480

Phone: (02) 6627 9600
Fax: (02) 6622 4298
Email:  info@svh.org.au
Web: www.svh.org.au

Email: sbrierley@svh.org.au
Email: kbennett@svh.org.au

Phone:         (02) 6622 7133

DIRECTORY OF YOUTH MINISTRY
Contact: Rev Bing Monteagudo
PO Box 2
LISMORE  NSW 2480
Phone: (02) 6626 0200
Fax: (02) 6621 2301