Announcing the 2018 CSA National Leaders’ Summit and the Christian Schools National Business Conference

CSA National Leaders’ Summit

Registrations are now open!

8th-10th August, Alice Springs Convention Centre

Announcing the CSA National Leaders’ Summit 2018 to be held in the heart of our nation, Alice Springs. Our conference theme, ‘Christian Community Principles’, is set around the second pillar of the CSA Architecture. A conference highlight will be the presentation of the results of the Relational Schools Research Project that has taken place during 2017 and early 2018.

We will hear from our guest speaker, Dr Rob Loe, from the Relational Schools’ Foundation in the UK as he presents the findings of our study. He will also be accompanied by a range of speakers who will focus on the development of genuine Christian community through a relationship focus.

A once in a lifetime opportunity to gather at this iconic and very symbolic venue.

Prior to the National Leaders’ Summit

Monday, 6th August – Optional Uluru and Kata Tjuta trip

Join us for an encounter like no other as we take an amazing journey in the heart of Australia and experience the wonder of Uluru and Kata Tjuta together.

Leaving Alice Springs at 6am and returning at midnight, highlights of this day will include:

  • Uluru Sunset with glass of bubbly
  • Uluru: Guided Mala Walk
  • Uluru: Guided Mutitjulu Waterhole Walk
  • Kata Tjuta: Walpa Gorge Walk
  • Aboriginal Cultural Centre
  • Mount Connor Lookout

At an extra cost of $235 per person, the following is included:

  • Luxury coach with on board toilet
  • 2 professional, accredited tour guides
  • BBQ at sunset with sparkling wine
  • Hot Buffet breakfast
  • Freshly made packed lunch
  • Uluru Park entrance fee
  • Fruit & snacks throughout the day

Tuesday, 7th August – Optional School Tour, Hermannsburg Historic Precinct & Simpsons Gap trip

Leaving Alice Springs at 9am and returning at 4.30pm

We will visit Araluen Christian School in the morning and then experience some of Central Australia’s history as we journey to Hermannsburg Historic Precinct together. We will have an opportunity to wander around the old Lutheran Mission. On our return, we will visit Simpsons Gap and enjoy a guided walk learning about the geology and history of the area.

At an extra cost of $100 per person, the following is included:

  • Luxury coach
  • 1 professional guide
  • Morning tea, snacks and fruit
  • Hermannsburg Historic Precinct Entrance Fee

*Lunch will be at the tea rooms in Hermannsburg – at own expense

***Early Bird discounts apply***

Book prior to the 13th April and registrations of two or more people are at a reduced rate.

Book prior to the 13th April and single registrations receive a $50 discount

*** discounts don’t aggregate

To register for this event, please click HERE.

Christian Schools National Business Conference

Registrations are now open!

31st October – 1st November, Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach

Announcing the biennial Christian Schools National Business Conference to be held at the Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach Hotel. This will be a great event for all those involved in the ‘business’ of Christian Schools.

Mark Bilton will be one of our keynote speakers at this year’s conference.  He is an outstanding presenter enabling leaders to ‘realise their potential’. His presentations are always engaging and insightful.

Clare Madden will also join us as a keynote speaker, giving us invaluable insights into engaging with Generation Z. Claire is a social researcher, demographer and media commentator widely regarded as a leading voice on multi-generational engagement and emerging social trends.

These keynote speakers will be accompanied by a range of engaging Workshop speakers.

On Tuesday afternoon, 30th October, there will also be an optional tour of the Commbank Innovation Labs in Sydney. Optional school tours of three Western Sydney Schools are planned for Friday 2nd November after the conference.

To register for this event, please click HERE.