Ministry Team Leader:

Rev Martin Morgan

Martin has been the Rector of Bondi Anglican Church since 2014. He wants to see people thrive. He is convinced that happens best as we comprehend and live out God’s grace, mercy and forgiveness in Jesus Christ. He loves seeing others come to follow Jesus, and join the church. Before coming to Bondi, Martin planted and pastored churches. He planted and led Orange Evangelical Church (1995-2003), and Rouse Hill Anglican Church (2004-2012). He is married to Cathy, and they have three adult  children. He looks forward to the ongoing growth and increasingly positive impact of Bondi-Waverley Anglican Church in the coming years. Martin can be contacted on: 0412093709 or by email:

Snr Assistant Minister:

Rev Aleks Pinter

Aleks has been the Senior Minister at St Mary’s since April 2015. With amalgamation Aleks takes up the position of Senior Assistant Minister. Aleks is married to Susannah and they have three teenage daughters. Aleks enjoys talking to people about Jesus and encouraging them to put their trust in Him. He is especially excited to be part of the newly formed Bondi-Waverley parish and for the many gospel opportunities life in the eastern suburbs presents. On his day off, Aleks may be found on the beach, in one of the many local coffee shops or walking his pet Cocker Spaniels, Darcy and Sally. Aleks can be contacted on: 0428988766 or by email:

Assistant Minister:

Rev Blake Hatton

Blake has been serving at Bondi since 2015. Before this Blake and his family enjoyed the good life in Sydney’s Inner West. Blake and his wife Sarah enjoy life with Herb, Adelaide and Juniper.

The Hatton family is known to frequent Papas Patisserie and numerous hot chip vendors in Bondi.

Blake is a Bondi Life Saver and would be happy to help you if you find yourself in need of assistance or just a photo while at the beach.

He leads a team which is starting a new church at our beach location. Check out the page here. Blake is keen to help people find how all of life is connected with the Lord Jesus. Blake can be contacted on 0422992947 or by email:

Admin Assistant:

Cathy Grimmond

Cathy works in our church office two days a week, (Tuesdays & Fridays), helping make sure we are running effectively. In her other days, she looks after her three school aged children and helps in ministry at her church and with her husband Paul, who is currently on the staff team at Moore Theological College after a long period of ministry at UNSW. Cathy can be contacted on 02 91303716 or by email:


Kurt Ison

Kurt is amongst a small handful of professional organists in Australia. He was educated to post-graduate level at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Kurt has developed an international reputation having played solo recitals in several prestigious venues around the world including: Notre Dame Cathedral Paris, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul’s Cathedral London, Washington National Cathedral, St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue in New York City, Hong Kong Cultural Centre, the Brisbane City Hall, the Town Halls in Sydney and Adelaide. In 2017 he performed in Antwerp and Boulogne Cathedrals, Nieuwpoort and the Marktkirche, Wiesbaden. Kurt has previously performed in a number of European International Organ Festivals in Germany, Belgium, Croatia and Italy. Kurt plays for our 8am service and for our weddings, funerals and other special services.