First Ordinary Session of the 53rd Synod

        The first session of the 53rd Synod was held on 11, 12, 13, 18 and 19 September 2023, with afternoon sittings starting at 3.15pm and evening sittings starting at 7.00pm on each day, at the Wesley Theatre on Pitt Street in Sydney. Sittings usually finish around 9.30pm each night.

        Post-Synod resources

        Synod Summary - Circular to Parishes - 29 September 2023

        2023 Synod Proceedings Book

        2023 Synod Minutes (combined)

        Documents for reference

        Draft South Western Region Building and Property Strategy

        2023 Presidential Address - 11 September 2023 (link to or PDF)

        Anglicare 2023 Annual Review

        Mission to Seafarers (The), Sydney NSW - 2022 Annual Report

        Moore Theological College Annual Report 2023

        The Voice to Parliament: General Synod Standing Committee Resolution (referred to in resolution 22/23)

        Sydney Diocesan Services 'Expression of Interest' video and Poster