Parish Staff

(if a specific phone number has not been listed for a particular member of staff then they may be contacted via the Parish Office)

Parish Priest

Fr Peter Dowd
peter@eppcarl.org.au

Assistant Priest

Fr Anselam Lakra HGN
anselam@eppcarl.org.au

Assistant Priest

Fr Joey Frez
joseph@eppcarl.org.au

Parish Secretary

Dennis Porteous
dennis@eppcarl.org.au

Assistant Parish Secretary (voluntary)

Maree Balzulat
maree@eppcarl.org.au

Pastoral Care Assistant

Maree Balzulat
maree@eppcarl.org.au

Children’s Sacramental Programme Coordinator

Lynn Siau
kids.sacrament@eppcarl.org.au

Sacramental Programme Assistant

Marcella Letteri
kids.sacrament@eppcarl.org.au

Parish Office - Epping

29 Oxford Street
Epping NSW 2121
PO Box 369 Epping 1710
Phone: (02) 9876 2853 Fax: (02) 9868 5413
E-mail: parish@eppcarl.org.au

Parish Office Hours

Epping
Monday 9 - 4
Tuesday 9 - 4
Wednesday 9 - 4
Thursday 9 - 4
Friday 9 - 4

Our Parish School at Epping

Our Lady Help of Christians
Parish Primary School
29 Oxford Street
Epping NSW 2121
P.O. Box 653 Epping 1710
Phone: (02) 9868 3322 Fax: (02) 9868 5035
E-mail: olhc@dbb.catholic.edu.au
School Principal: Mrs Mary Hor

Our Parish School at Carlingford

St Gerard Majellas
Parish Primary School
543 North Rocks Road
Carlingford NSW 2118
Phone: (02) 9871 1633 Fax: (02) 9872 4871
E-mail: sgc@dbb.catholic.edu.au
School Principal: Mrs Ann Milling

After hours sick calls

Outside Parish Office hours both our Parish Office phone numbers automatically divert to Fr Peter or Fr Geoff at home. In the event that they are unavailable an answering machine will record your message. However, please restrict office and other routine enquiries to office hours.

If you need a priest urgently call 1300PRIEST (1300 774 378)

Who to contact?

For baptisms, finances, bulletin, rosters: Maree
For appointments with Fr Peter, weddings, house blessings: Maree
For funerals, Communion at home, pastoral needs: Parish Office
For CANA, Antioch & all Youth matters Patrick
For First Reconciliation, Confirmation & First Communion: Sac. Prog Coordinators