* In 2014, Fr Basil participated in the inaugural NSW Religious Leaders' Forum on behalf of the Archdiocese. [https://www.insights.uca.org.au/news/inaugural-nsw-religious-leaders-forum]
* On July 1, 2017, after the repose of Metr. [[Paul (Saliba) of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines|Paul (Saliba)]], Fr Basil was appointed by Patriarch [[John (Yazigi) of Antioch|John X of Antioch]] to be the Patriarchal Vicar of the Archdiocese. [http://www.antiochianarch.org.au/NewsItem.aspx?i=776]
* Fr Basilios delivered a presentation entitled ''The Spiritual Father in the text of the Philokalia of the Holy Neptic Fathers'' at the 'Day of Orthodox Spirituality, organised by St Cyril's Coptic Orthodox Theological College.
* On October 4, 2017, the Holy Synod of Antioch elected Fr Basilios to be the Metropolitan of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines.[http://antiochian.org/axios-axios-holy-synod-antioch-elects-two-new-metropolitans]