Fr Gerald Fitzgerald

Br Gerald Leo Fitzgerald is a Christian Brother known as Brother Fitzgerald, born in and died in 1987, was a priest serving the Melbourne Catholic Archdiocese from 1955 to 2006.  

The parishes where Br Fitzgerald served at includes, but is not limited to:

  • Moreland, Melbourne

  • West Preston, Melbourne

  • Castlemaine

  • Coburg (1964)

  • Frankston (1965)

  • Holy Family Parish, Geelong where he was acting as chaplain at St Catherine’s Girls Orphanage.

  • St Martin de Porres Parish, Laverton (1973 -1987)

  • Holy Cross Parish, Caulfield South (1988 – 2006)

His victims with an average age of 8 years old and had reportedly been convicted and charged with x counts of offences of child sexual abuse. 

Sexually abused victims were from grade 3 class at St Alipius Boys School, Ballarat.

Artemis Legal acted in claims for survivors of sexual abuse by Fr Gerald Fitzgerald.