Multicultural congregations in the Diocese of Melbourne

​Acehnese

The Parish of St Mary Caulfield with St Clement Elsternwick
Contact: Revd Dr Mark John Durie
Tel: 03 9532 8129
Mob: 0425 768 786
Email: mark@oaktreeanglican.org.au

Afrikaans 

The Anglican Parish of Ferntree Gully and Rowville
Contact: Revd Hilton Chester Jordan
Tel: 03 9764 2573
Mob: 0435 124 251
Email: hiltoncjordan@gmail.com 
 
Surfcoast Anglican Parish
Contact: Revd John Kelsey Webster
Tel: 03 5261 5558
Mob: 0448 499 093
Email: frjohnw@bigpond.com

​Amoyese

Parish of Kew/North Balwyn and Mont Albert North
Contact: Revd Dr Joseph Tsan-Hsiung Shih
Tel: 03 9816 7100
Mob: 0402 228 886
Email: thjshih@hotmail.com 

​Arabic

Church of the Epiphany Anglican Church Hoppers Crossing
Contact: Revd Susan Japit Abraham
Tel: (03)
Mob:
Email:  

​Bahasa

St Matthias' Anglican Church Richmond North
Contact: Revd Canon Robert Yee Hin Vun
Tel: (03) 9427 9764
Mob: 0404 855 309
Email: robert@stmatthias.org.au 

​Bari

Church of the Epiphany Anglican Church Hoppers Crossing
Contact: Revd Susan Japit Abraham
Tel: (03)
Mob:

Cantonese

St Matthias' Richmond North
Contact: Revd Yvonne Poon
Tel: (03) 9427 9764
Mob: 0411 628 858
Email: yvonnepoon222@gmail.com

​Danish

South Yarra
Contact: Revd Hans Henrik Christiansen
Tel: (03) 9865 7557 
Mob: 0406 243 783
Email: hhchristiansen@mgs.vic.edu.au

​Dinka (Sudanese)/Kisw

The Parish of St Matthew's, Glenroy/Hadfield w. St Linus', Merlynston
Contact: Revd Jacob Deng Garang-Akech
Tel: (03) 9398 1005
Mob: 0412 302 811
Email: garangakech@yahoo.com

Dutch

Contact: Revd Dr Mark John Durie
Tel: (03 9532 8129
Mob: 0425 768 786

​Farsi (Persian)

The Parish of St Matthew's, Glenroy/Hadfield w. St Linus', Merlynston
Contact: Revd Khalil Razmara
Tel:
Email: shiraz19@tpg.com.au 

​Frence/German

Contact: Revd Dr Rhys Stewart Bezzant
Tel: 9207 4800 Ext: 921
Mob: 0414 650 863

​Greek

Contact: Revd Christos Kastaniotis
Mob: 0400 872 581

Hakka

St Matthias' Richmond North
Contact: Revd Canon Robert Vun
Tel: (03) 9427 9764
Mob: 0404 855 309
Email: robert@stmatthias.org.au

​Hindi

Church of the Ascension Anglican Church Sprigvale
Contact: Revd Marshal Nicholson Hereford
Tel: (03) 9546 9649
Mob: 0407 243 385

Icelanddic

Contact: Revd Dr Mark John Durie
Tel: 03 9532 8129
Mob: 0425 768 786

​Igorot/Ilocano

Area Deanery of Melbourne
Contact: Revd Geoffrey Ombian Dongalen
Mob: 0431 748 279
Email: cagd@optusnet.com.au 

​Indonesian/Malay

St Matthias' Richmond North
Contact: Revd Canon Robert Vun
Tel: (03) 9427 9764
Mob: 0404 855 309
Email: robert@stmatthias.org.au

​Kriol

St Matthias' Richmond North
Contact: Revd Dr Joy Lorraine Sandefur
Tel: (03) 9431 4168
Mob: 0402 291 927
Email: joysandefur@yahoo.com 

​Maaori (Maori)

The Parish of St Eanswythe's, Altona w. St Clement's, Laverton
Contact: Revd Danny Paratene McRoberts
Tel: (03) 9398 1005 
Web: www.anglicanaltlav.org.au 

​Malayalam

St Matthew's Anglican Church
Contact: Revd Vinod Victor
Tel: (03) 9885 4862
Mob: 0426 100 695
Email: vinodandmolly@gmail.com

Mandarin

St Matthias' Richmond North
Contact: Revd Canon Robert Vun
Tel: (03) 9427 9764
Mob: 0404 855 309
Email: robert@stmatthias.org.au
Web: www.stmatthias.org.au

Parish of Kew/North Balwyn and Mont Albert North
Contact: Revd Joseph Shih Tan-Hsiung
Tel: (03) 9816 7100
Mob: 0402 228 886
Email: thjshih@hotmail.com

Holy Trinity Coburg
Contact: Revd Zhang Wen Chao (John)
Tel: (03) 9354 1439
Mob: 0425 794 059
Email: joeystraighthair@hotmail.com

​Sinhala

Area Deanery of Frankston & Kingston South
Contact: Revd Cornelius Samuel
Mob:
Email:

​Spanish

Ridley College Melbourne
Contact: Revd Christopher William Keith Mulherin
Tel: (03)
Mob: 0431 330 380
Email: ChrisMulherin@gmail.com

​Swahili

Contact: Revd Kenneth William Prentice
Tel: (03)
Email:

​Tagalog

Area Deanery of Melbourne
Contact: Revd Geoffrey Ombian Dongalen
Tel: (03)
Mob: 0431 748 279
Email: cagd@optusnet.com.au
 

​​Tamil

Tamil Christian Congregation Victoria
St John's East Malvern

Contact: Revd Asirvatham Samuel Bennett Balasingh
Tel: (03) 9752 7497
Mob: 0425 245 970
Email: benjul16@gmail.com

Tongen

Footscray Anglican Parish
Contact: Revd Siosifa Mafi Tongia
Mob: 0430 574 869
Email: siosifatongia@hotmail.com

 

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