Our College

College Governance

The Governors appoint the Principal to whom they delegate the administration of the College. The Principal is responsible for the Catholic ethos of the College, the educational administration, the selection of staff and designation of duties within the College, the curriculum, the academic standards, school discipline within the pastoral criteria established by the Council and the care and maintenance of the College.

College Advisory Council

  • Mrs Fiona Russell
  • Mr Jeff Westbrook
  • Sr Geraldine Larkins
  • Mr Lee Bombardieri
  • Mr Tom Maher
  • Mrs Maree Martini
  • Mr Brian Turner (Principal)


The College Advisory Council has set up the following three committees:

  • Building & Planning
  • Finance
  • Uniform

Catherine McAuley College employs over 230 staff and has approximately 1600 students. The following people currently hold positions of leadership and responsibility:

Staff Leadership

  • Principal: Mr Brian Turner
  • Deputy Principals: Mr Timothy Edwards, Mr Ben Fitzpatrick and Mrs Trish Schofield
  • Business Manager: Mr James Bennett