Property Group

Managing the Parish Properties is a very extensive and broad reaching role. For this reason, the Finance committee has a sub group who are experienced in property matters, and they make recommendations back to the Finance Committee.

The Property Team: Fr Mick Court, John Day, Paul Dewberry, Brian Fitzgerald and Kevin Gurney.

Role of the Property Team: The Parish has eight properties: Heathcote and Engadine Churches, The Parish Community Centre, The Presbytery, 80 Banskia Ave, 44 Waratah Road, 23 Nirimba Cres and the convent. The Property Teams responsibilities fall into four categories:

Maintenance and Insurance

  • Ensure all building are adequately insured

  • Ensure the volunteer teams have suitable equipment and people to perform their work

  • Ensure all buildings are well maintained and safe

  • Engage contractors where required

Future Planning

  • Review adequacy and appropriateness of each building and plan redevelopment as needed, well into the future

Project Development

  • Arising from the Future Plans, each new development or redevelopment must be planned

  • Engage Project Manager and Architects as required.

  • Develop plans

  • Obtain approvals from Parishioners, Archdiocese, Council and Salesian Provincial where required

Project Supervision

  • Keep Parishioners informed and gain feedback as necessary

  • Engage builders

  • Attend weekly meetings with all parties

  • Quality control

  • Furnishings