Diocese of Bunbury
Coat of arms
|Ecclesiastical province||Western Australia|
|Metropolitan||Archbishop of Perth|
|Cathedral||St Boniface's Cathedral, Bunbury|
|Parent church||Anglican Church of Australia|
|Diocese of Bunbury|
The Anglican Diocese of Bunbury is a diocese of the Anglican Church of Australia which was founded in 1904 and covers the south of the State of Western Australia. Together with Perth and North West Australia, it is one of the three diocese of the Province of Western Australia.The diocese's cathedral since 1963 is St Boniface's Cathedral in Bunbury. The current Bishop of Bunbury, since 3 November 2018, is Ian Coutts.
The cathedral church of the dioceses is Saint Boniface Cathedral in Bunbury.The cathedral is of brick construction in a modernist style with a prominent clock tower at the east end crowning the sanctuary. The foundation stone was laid in 1961 and the cathedral was consecrated on 14 October 1962. Prior to 1962, the diocese was based at St Paul's Pro-Cathedral, which was constructed in 1866 on the site of an earlier church. St Paul's, previously only a parish church, had been named a pro-cathedral in 1903 in preparation for Bunbury gaining diocesan status the following year. It was demolished in 1963.
|Bishops of Bunbury|
|1||1904||1917||Frederick Goldsmith||Previously Dean of Perth; resigned and returned to England.|
|2||1917||1937||Cecil Wilson||Translated from Melanesia; retired.|
|3||1938||1950||Leslie Knight||Died in office.|
|4||1951||1957||Donald Redding||Returned to parish ministry.|
|5||1957||1977||Ralph Hawkins||Also concurrently Archdeacon of Perth; retired.|
|6||1977||1983||Stanley Goldsworthy||Previously Archdeacon of Wangaratta; returned to parish ministry.|
|7||1984||2000||Hamish Jamieson||Translated from Carpentaria.|
|8||2000||2010||David McCall||Translated from Willochra.|
|9||2010||2017||Allan Ewing||Previously an assistant bishop in Canberra and Goulburn.|
|10||2018||present||Ian Coutts||Installed 3 November 2018.|
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