St John’s Bentleigh

Our mission is to be a centre of God’s love and hope in Bentleigh.

St John’s Facilities

St John’s has the following spaces for use by the church community. Some of these spaces are available for rental - see details below.

  • The main church: a light and commodious modern worship space with a side chapel for smaller services or prayer. A electronic keyboard, pipe organ and piano are available for music.
  • The narthex: this space immediately adjoins the main church and contains a full-immersion font. This heated and carpeted area is used for a range of parsih activities including morning tea, parish meals, and some children's activities
  • The Education Centre: this is a small separate building with carpeting, airconditioning and a small kitchenette. The Education Centre is used for playgroups, children's activities, and as a general meeting room. It is suitable for small groups.
  • The hall: a large traditional church hall, with attached kitchen and small meeting room. This space is used for the Crossroads discos and is available for rent.


St John’s old-style church hall is available for daytime or evening rental to community users and commercial renters.

Current tenants include dance, exercise and martial arts classes.

St John’s narthex and the Education Centre are also available to rent.

For information, availability, inspection or rental rates and conditions, contact the Parish Office on
(03) 9557 2226, 10am - 4.30pm, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday or email:

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