The Anglican Parish of the Bellarine is located on the north-eastern part of the Bellarine Peninsula and includes the churches of
  • St James', located at 45-55 Collins St, Drysdale
  • St John's, located at 11-15 Brown St, Portarlington
  • St Paul's, located at 10-12 Dudley Parade, St Leonards 

    (See the Google Maps links below)

We acknowledge the Wathaurong people as the traditional custodians of this land, and pay respect to Elders, past and present.

The parish is part of the Anglican Diocese of Melbourne, and the Archdeaconry of Geelong.

Our Vicar, since 2010, is Revd Robert Myers.


The parish mission statement 
‘called to know and worship Christ, love and care for one another, and serve the community in God’s name’ helps provide direction for worship, mission and service. 

This website was created to provide news and information about parish life. 

 Important News

The Archbishop of Melbourne has recently announced the following:

  • New Bishop of the Oodthenong Episcopate - from 6th October 2018 Rev Kate Prowd will be the new Bishop for Oodthenong, following her consecration as a bishop at St Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne on 6th October at 10.30 am
  • New Interim Archdeacon for Geelong - from 19th July 2018 Ven Edwin Lang will serve as interim Archdeacon of Geelong. His Collation will be at St Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne on 19th July at the 5.10 pm Service of Evensong


MAPS (click on the google map links below)
St James', Drysdale                           
St John's, Portarlington