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Parish priest, The Parish of Goonaneman & Archdeacon of Burnett

The Ven. Sue Barker

About The Ven. Sue -

The Ven. Sue Barker is the parish priest for The Parish of Goonaneman, which includes Christ Church, Childers; St Mary’s, Gin Gin; St John’s, Biggenden; St Mary’s, Brooweena and St Francis, Woodgate. She is also Archdeacon of Burnett and a member of the State Chaplaincy Board. She has a BA (UQ), an LLB (Hons) (QUT) and a BTh (Charles Sturt University).

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The Baru Beat

"Will you tie it up with wire, just to keep the show on the road?"

“But the Guild and the canteen keep running and keep serving. As Australian singer John Williamson would put it, we “tie it up with wire, just to keep the show on the road”. I don’t know what we, or the wider community, would do without the Ladies’ Guild. It’s been part of the saleyards and part of people’s lives and memories for so long. We’ll find a way to keep it going,” says The Rev’d Sue Barker from The Parish of Goonaneman