Our Parish Priest is Rev. Kevin McIntosh who was ordained to the Priesthood on 23 May 1970, celebrating his Golden Jubilee in 2020.
Following a calling, Fr Kevin commenced his studies for the Priesthood in 1963 at Corpus Christi College, Werribee.
Fr Kevin was ordained by Archbishop Knox in 1970 in St Patrick’s Cathedral in Melbourne.
Fr Kevin was appointed assistant priest at Ormond, Bennettswood, Greensborough, Moreland and Scoresby.
In 1986, Fr Kevin was appointed the first Parish Priest of St Thomas the Apostle in Greensborough North, where he spent the next nineteen years.
In 2005, Fr Kevin was appointed Parish Priest of the Sunbury Parish which also includes Bulla, Clarkefield, Diggers Rest and Wildwood.
During his time as Parish Priest of Sunbury Fr Kevin has met the challenges of preparing for the future in an ever growing town and parish. Major milestones that Fr Kevin has celebrated with the Sunbury Community include:
- 150 years – Our Lady of Mt Carmel School in 2010
- 150 years – since the first public worship in Sunbury in 2010
- Blessing of the new Bell Tower to the house the 1911 bell in 2010
- Centenary of the Parish in 2011
- Centenary of the Presence of the Sisters of St Joseph in Sunbury in 2016
- 40th Anniversary of St Anne’s School in 2018
- Opening of Holy Trinity Catholic Primary School in 2019.
Fr Kevin is tireless in his support of matters of parish and parish education. We are truly blessed to have Fr Kevin as the Parish Priest of Sunbury.