The Locum Warden

Ric Barrett-Lennard grew up on a farm north-west of Wongan Hills (WA) and later attended Guildford Grammar School. Ric felt a call to ordained ministry at age 18. He trained in a theological College in the UK and was ordained deacon and priest in 1978, undertaking the Wollaston Deacon Intern Programme during that year. 

He did a curacy in Fremantle Parish, was Rector of Bruce Rock-Narembeen, Anglican Chaplain at Murdoch University and Rector of Murdoch-Winthrop Parish, Rector of Northam and variously Archdeacon of the Goldfields and Avon and was Rector of Bicton-Attadale Parish until his retirement in 2017. 

Ric has also taught on and off in the Theology programme at Murdoch University for thirty years. He is married to Julie and has two sons