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Below is a summary of information CaSPA has received from School Communities as at  2 August 2022.


State Territory College Town Outgoing Principal Details Incoming Principal Details

NT O'Loughlin College Darwin Rhett Bowden To Be Advertised
NSW Saint Gregory's College Campbelltown Paul Brooks (Acting)

Matthew Brennan

1 August 2022

NSW CathWest Innovation College Mt Druitt Cathy Larkin Retiring

Position to be Advertised

NSW Chevalier College Bowral Chris McDermott

Greg Miller 2023

NSW St Luke's Catholic College Marsden Park Greg Miller Principal Chevalier College 2023

Kelly Bauer

Term 4 2022

NSW St Pius X College Chatswood John Couani

Michael Ronchetti 2023

NSW St Dominic's College Penrith Michael Ronchetti Principal Pius X College 2023

Position to be Advertised

QLD Stuartholme School Toowong Kristen Sharpe Retiring Position Advertised
QLD St Augustine's College


Matt Brennan Principal St Gregory's College

Glen Seivers

(Acting 2022)

Position Advertised
SA St Michael's College Henley Beach John Foley Catholic Education Office

Tony Daley


SA St Ignatius College Athelstone Peter Coffey Retiring - end of 2022

Position  Advertised
SA Cardijn College Noarlunga Paul Rijken Retiring end of Term 2 2022

Steve Byrne 

January 2022

SA Sacred Heart College Somerton Park Steve Byrne


Cardijn College 2022

Daniel Lynch

January 2023

SA Mary MacKillop College Kensington Kath McGuigan


Sonia Nelson

Jabnuary 2022

SA Christian Brothers College Adelaide Daniel Lynch

Principal Sacred Heart College 2023

Position to be Advertised
TAS St Patrick's College Launceston Tony Daley Principal St Michael's College 2023 Position to be Advertised

Damascus College

Mt Clear Matthew Byrne

Deputy Director

Ballarat Catholic Ed

Steven Mifsud

Term 3 2022

WA Mandurah Catholic College Mandurah Chris Wallace Principal - Seton College Troy Francesconi (Acting) Position to be Advertised
WA Clontarf Aboriginal College Waterford Frances Haji-Ali (Acting)

Frances Haji-Ali


WA St Brigid's College Lesmurdie Carmen Cox Retiring

Veronica Parker

July 2022

WA Aquinas College Perth David McFadden Retiring

Robert Henderson

WA Newman College Churchlands John Finneran Marist Schools Australia

Postion Advertised
WA John XXIII College Perth Robert Henderson Principal Aquinas College 2023

Position to be Advertised