On May 31 at a meeting of the Bishop Appointment Board its members overwhelming elected The Reverend Canon Dr. Murray Harvey to be the 12th Bishop of Grafton.
Our Metropolitan, Archbishop Glenn Davies, was contacted and on June 6 confirmed to me Murray’s Canonical fitness.
At a meeting on June 8 with the Registrar and myself, Murray formally informed us of his decision to accept our invitation for him to be the next Bishop of Grafton.
Please find attached a media release for you to use in your Parish as you see fit.
Official Announcement
This video will introduce you to Bishop elect Canon Murray.
The date for Murray’s consecration has been set for 10am on 29 September at Christ Church Cathedral.



Professional Standards Board of the Anglican Diocese of Grafton

The Professional Standards Board of the Anglican Diocese of Grafton will be conducting a hearing into hearing into the fitness of The Reverend Eric William Griffith to remain in holy orders.

Those interested in observing the hearing may attend at the Conference Room of the Bishop’s Registry, Level 1, 50 Victoria Street, Grafton commencing at 10.30am Tuesday 5th December 2017.

New Website

Welcome to the new and refreshed website for the Anglican Diocese of Grafton. We hope that the cleaner look, updated information and better layout will make it easier for you to find what you are searching for – whether you are a first time visitor or already a member of the Diocesan family. Any feedback that you have that would help us to further improve our website will be most welcome.