ANGLICAN FUTURE CONFERENCE 2018
THURSDAY 6th – SUNDAY 9th SEPTEMBER
400 CITY RD, SOUTHBANK, MELBOURNE
The Anglican Future Conference 2018 will be one of the major events for orthodox Anglicans in 2018. We come together to encourage one another in a Biblical and Christ-centred faith and to consider the future of the Anglican Church in Australia. Speakers and seminar leaders from around Australia as well as international speakers will encourage us to persevere in the face of opposition from secular media, business organisations and liberal theologians from within and to help us understand better the culture of 21st century Australia.
Along with the conference we are organising network meetings to encourage leaders with similar interests and areas of ministry to meet and share ideas, strategies and encouragement.
Rev Frog Orr-Ewing, Rector of Latimer Minster, as well as Chaplain and Missioner for the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics;
Dr Wesley Hill, (PhD, University of Durham) assistant professor of biblical studies at Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge, Pennsylvania;
Dr Justine Toh is Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Public Christianity.
Mr Mike Baird, Former Premier of NSW and currently Chief Customer Officer – Corporate and Institutional Banking at National Australia Bank (NAB)
|Full time Super Early Bird (pay by May 31, 2018)||$220|
|Full time Early Bird (Pay by June 30, 2018)||$240|
|Full time (From July 1, 2018)||$290|
|Group of four from one Parish (per person)||$250|
|Rural Resident (Living in rural area outside Victoria)||$180|
|Pensioners incl’g concession card holders||$180|
|Day Registrations (Friday/Saturday):||$140/$150|
|Night only (per night)||$30|
Note: There will be no catering provided. The planned closing reception has now been cancelled. Food and drinks can be purchased on-site, at the nearby South Melbourne Markets or at one of the local eateries. Full time registrations include morning and afternoon tea or coffee (drip filter) each day. Espresso coffee can be purchased at the cafe on-site or at the nearby South Melbourne Markets.
Accommodation is available at a number of hotels and motels and can be arranged by contacting the hotel directly. There are numbers of hotels/motels in the vicinity of the CBD. Outside the CBD, accommodation near a railway station or tram line will facilitate travel to the conference by train or tram.
Travel. The conference is being held at the Planetshakers Church in South Melbourne on the southern edge of the Melbourne CBD. Walk (1.4km) from Southern Cross Station or take the 96 tram from Southern Cross Station ((Bourke St or Spencer St/Collins St) to Stop 126, then walk 200m down City Rd to the left. Alternatively you could take the No. 12 Tram from Collins St to Stop 126 then walk about 200m down City Rd to the right. (Note: there is no stop 125 on the No. 12 route)
There is limited short-term on-street parking near the conference centre.
Note: To ride trains and trams in Melbourne you need a Myki card which can be purchased at major train stations or at most IGA and 7-Eleven stores ($6 for the card plus a minimum $10 top-up). Interstate Seniors can apply for a concession Myki, but not at this stage a Seniors Myki.
CANCELLATION POLICY. Conference registration is refundable if cancellation notice is received by August 1st, 2018 There will be no refunds after this date. There is a cancellation fee of $50 for each conference registration.
400 City Rd, Southbank Melbourne
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