Catholic Theological College (CTC) is hosting a symposium in honour of Rev Professor Austin Cooper OMI AM (1931–2023), founding Master of CTC, historian, formator and ecumenical friend. The symposium will feature speakers exploring Fr Austin’s various contributions to Christian scholarship and formation, and as spiritual friend to so many.

Speakers include:

  • Dr Frances Baker RSM
  • Rev Assoc Professor John Dupuche
  • Professor Katharine Massam
  • Ms Anne McIlroy
  • Professor Gabrielle McMullen
  • Rev Professor Frank Moloney SDB AM
  • Rev Dr Daniel Szewc OMI
  • Rev Dr Max Vodola

Attendance will be both in person or via videostream.


  • Face-to-face $60 (lunch included)
  • Online: $30
  • Bookings close 3 May, 5pm.
Event Date

Friday 10 May 2024


Knox Room, Catholic Theological College, 278 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne