The Search for Our New Vicar

Our Vicar, Father Hugh Bowron, has announced his intention to retire at Easter 2010.

We will update this page periodically to keep you all up to date with the search for his replacement.

Status of the search

Update March 2021

Bishop Steven has approved the appointment of the Reverend David Tannock as temporary priest of Saint Peter's for two months following the retirement of Father Hugh Bowron at Easter.

After that time Father James Harding will take over if further cover is required.

Update February 2021

This Situations Vacant advertisement was placed in the Church Times and in diocesan websites throught New Zealand.

Update December 2020

A meeting of parishioners approved a Parish Profile and a Vicar Profile suggested by the parish nominators. The documents were subsequently presented to the Bishop and will form the basis for the search for our new Vicar.

You will find a brief overview of the search and selection process here.




  • Search status
  • The Selection Process
  • Parish profile
  • Vicar profile


  • Candidate information pages
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