Parish Priest

Fr Michael Elligate

Fr Michael Elligate was ordained a priest in 1973 and was appointed to St Carthage’s in 1987.

He was Chaplain to The University of Melbourne for eighteen years. 

A graduate in Arts and Education, he currently chairs various committees in Human Ethics Research at The University of Melbourne and is Deputy Chair of the Walter & Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research Ethics Committee.

Fr Elligate is Chaplain to St Mary’s College, University of Melbourne, Chaplain to Mercy Place Aged Care, Parkville. Chair of The Council for Chaplaincies in Tertiary Institutions