Contact a chaplain

Get in touch with the Chaplaincy team or contact an individual chaplain.

Chaplaincy Team Coordinator

Chris Booth (pronouns he or they)
Phone: 8344 2222

Chris likes growing, cooking and eating food; so he would love to hear about what food makes you feel like you’re at home. Chris is interested in how disciplines like postcolonial studies and queer theory challenge and inform faith. Chris is a Uniting Church ordinand on supply placement at University of Melbourne, while awaiting placement and ordination as a deacon.

Contact an individual chaplain


Rev Sam Oldland
Phone: 0431 292 097

Sam is a Uni Chaplain as well as a pastor in the Anglican Church. He was a student at UniMelb, and his favourite place on campus is the Systems Garden. Sam is married with 2 awesome kids and one pretty awesome dog, orders a flat white, and doesn’t get to enough Carlton Football Club games.


Fr Peter Fitzsimons
Phone: 0421 110 769

Fr Peter Fitzsimons is a Catholic priest who also assists at St Mary's Star of the Sea West Melbourne. He was ordained in Rome in 2004 and has been involved in university chaplaincies at the University of Auckland, University of Queensland, and Queensland University of Technology. A lawyer and academic by trade he supports South Melbourne in its current iteration.

International Students

Sr Delma Lamb FMA
Phone: 8344 4825 or 0413 607 438


Sheikh Moustapha Sarakibi
Phone: 0402 337 304


Rabbi Boruch Broh
Phone: 0435  188 445

Uniting Church

Chris Booth
Phone: 8344 2222