About the Canberra Region Presbytery

Canberra Region Presbytery is a group of 54 worshipping communities organized into 30 congregations and/or groupings which, along with agencies such as Greenhills Conference Centre, live out the mission of Jesus and the call to enter into the unity which Jesus prayed for in John 17.  

Canberra region Presbytery has three geographical regions: Country, Coast and Capital.

Presbytery Staff


Rev Dr John Squires
Presbytery Minister (Wellbeing)

Contact: ministerw@cruc.org.au

Mobile: 0408 024 642

Blog: ‘An Informed Faith’ at https://johntsquires.com/


Janise Wood

Operations Manager
Property Committee Member
Pilgrim House Policy Committee Member
Pilgrim House Management Committee Member

Contact: manager@cruc.org.au


Amy Junor 

Administration Officer

Contact: office@cruc.org.au



Briony Griffiths
Uniting Church and Community Engagement Leader

Contact: bgriffiths@uniting.org


John Williams

Presbytery Co-Chair

Contact: CoChairJohn@cruc.org.au


Deila Quigley

Presbytery Co-Chair

Contact: CoChairDelia@cruc.org.au