Aggiornamento – “Updating” through ACU Professional Development


The word aggiornamento is Italian for "updating" and came to prominence as one of the aims for the Church of the Second Vatican Council. The Aggiornamento Series consists of 2-3-hour, individual, online modules that can be offered in bespoke combinations as short courses. The modules can be undertaken either as

$30 – $50

Jesuit and Ignatian Spirituality Australia Retreats 2024


WHAT IS GOD INVITING ME TO? Retreats and Prayers Spiritual Conversation, Discernment Spiritual Direction, Pastoral Supervision Online – In person – Residential retreats are available throughout Australia and throughout 2024. From Feb onwards a rich variety of retreat and formation experiences in the Ignatian tradition.

Heart of Life Centre Retreats

Heart of Life Centre for Spiritual & Pastoral Formation 69 Alto Avenue, Croydon, VIC, Australia

Personal Retreats & Sabbaticals These can be arranged at Heart of Life.  Retreatants may wish to have daily or regular spiritual direction, participate in any of our multi-week seminars or short reflection events, attend Mass or spend quiet time in the grounds of Kewn Kreestha, or enjoy the extensive range of

Queensland Catholic Primary Principals Conference – Mastery of Leadership

Mantra Maloolooba Beach

Principals for Principals – let us gather together as we explore our Mastery of Leadership The 2024 QCPPA Conference is an invitation for colleagues, friends, and peers to come together and realise our immense capacity for leadership and learning in a collegiate and supportive environment. It allows us to explore the complexities

Professor Amy-Jill Levine – Studies on Jesus – Aus and NZ tour

Various - Australia and New Zealand

Amy Jill Levine (“AJ”) is Rabbi Stanley M. Kessler Distinguished Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies at Hartford International University for Religion and Peace and University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies Emerita and Mary Jane Werthan Professor of Jewish Studies Emerita, at Vanderbilt. Her publications include The

“Interreligious Dialogue in our Day: 60 Years after Nostra Aetate” – Cardinal Fitzgerald

St Patrick's Cathedral Hall, Parramatta 1 Marist Place, Parramatta, NSW, Australia

Cardinal Michael Fitzgerald M.Afr.OBE will give a free public lecture on Wednesday 8 May 2024 entitled: “Interreligious Dialogue in our Day: 60 Years after Nostra Aetate” at St Patrick’s Cathedral Hall, Parramatta. Cardinal Fitzgerald is the former head of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue and will talk on the developments inspired


Oceania Evangelisation Program 2024

St Benedict’s Mission Centre 10 Tallara Pkwy, Narrabundah, ACT, Australia

The Oceania Evangelisation Program (OEP) was first conducted in 2022 at Pentecost. In 2023 over one thousand leaders participated in Hubs across the Oceania region. Both have been powerful experiences of the Holy Spirit inspiring and revitalising leaders and enabling a collaborative vision for evangelisation across the Oceania region. The

$30 – $175

A Current of Grace – Renewing Catholic Schools as Centres of Evangelisation

ACU Canberra

An invitation is extended to Australian and international Catholic education and other Church leaders to a conference focused on renewing Catholic schools as centres of evangelisation, emphasising two high-impact strategies - leader and teacher formation and student formation for peer-to-peer ministry. The Conference extends a special welcome to Bishops, Catholic

Ill and injured – Management and obligations


This training session will cover essential areas such as effectively managing short-term and long-term absences within the workforce and understanding the termination of employment process. By the end of the webinar, participants will have the knowledge and tools needed to ensure compliance with employment laws and regulations.


National Vocations Network Meeting


Aim of the Network: - To promote vocation ministry  inclusive of all vocations - To connect, share stories, best practices and resources for vocation ministry - To meet at least four times a year virtually - To provide a safe space to discuss and meet one another The meeting is


Xavier School of Mission

Holy Spirit Seminary, Banyo 487 Earnshaw Rd, Banyo, QLD, Australia

The Xavier School of Mission aims to equip and form leaders in evangelisation at the service of the Dioceses of Queensland and beyond. It is a dynamic and flexible resource that places the Church’s mission to evangelise at the heart of Holy Spirit Seminary’s formative process. It emerges from Holy Spirit Provincial Seminary’s commitment


Challenges and Opportunities for smaller Catholic School Authorities

This webinar is for Canonical Stewards, Board members, Principals and administrators of single school authorities and those with only up to a few schools.   What services and supports are used and needed by these schools and smaller systems? Where can we make connections to support each other? Can we work

Ministry Leadership Program

A formation program for executive leaders of Catholic ministries. The future of Catholic ministries depends on leaders responding effectively to the business, clinical and social environments of the organisations they lead. Leadership formation deepens your understanding of the mission and values of your organisation and the spiritual purpose of Catholic


Catholic Secondary Principals Australia National Conference

Crown Resort Perth Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood, WA, Australia

Dreaming the Future of Catholic Education Together, we will delve into visionary ideas and innovative strategies that will shape the future of Catholic education, ensuring it remains a beacon of hope and wisdom for generations to come. The two-day program includes keynote speakers, student panels and abstract presentations and workshops.

Catholic Schools NSW Education Law Symposium

Sofitel Wentworth Hotel Sydney

Catholic Schools NSW is pleased to announce that it will hold its annual Education Law Symposium on Monday 15 July 2024, at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth. Designed for leaders involved in the management and governance of Catholic schools, systems, and agencies, this in-person event will explore the complex governance issues