Fr Peter Smith has been a priest of the Archdiocese of Sydney, Australia since 1985. 

He is the Parish Priest of the inner city parish of St Columba’s North Leichhardt. Peter is also the Promoter of Justice and Peace for the Archdiocese and an adjunct of the University of Notre Dame, Sydney. 

Peter is the Co-editor in Chief of Solidarity: The Journal of Catholic Social Thought and Secular Ethics. He has published articles on a variety of Social Justice Issues and presented at a number of international conferences including for the Vatican Dicastery for Integral Human Development. He is a co-founder and partner of the Refugee Welcome Centre Lilyfield and a Founding member of The Global Catholic Climate Network (now the Laudato Si’ movement).

Parish Priest: Father Peter Smith

Parish Office Administrator: Marcia Droguett

Parish Council: Fr Peter Smith, Renata Popovic-Tomac (Chair), Vasile Tiano (Secretary), David Hair, Jennifer Cheal, Therese Pacey & Tino Mian. Our ex-officio members are Bernard Ryan (St Columba’s School Principal) and Nicola Connors (St Columba’s School Family Educator)