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Safe As Churches? 8 Conference

Safe As Churches? 8 Conference
Being Safer Churches
16th – 17th May 2017 - Jasper Hotel, Melbourne

Breaking ground for safer churches and stronger communities. The upcoming “Safe as Churches?” Conference is the 8th biennial conference bringing together various leaders and experts to network and develop effective ways to lead our churches in best practices for safeguarding our children, youth and vulnerable adults.

Jasper Hotel
489 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000

Keynote addresses
  • A Commissioner from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse will provide an update
  • eSafety presentation on digital trends, cyber bullying and family violence (Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner)
  • Family and Domestic Violence prevention and how the church can use its influence to affect change (Mary Barry, CEO Our Watch)
Conference topics 
Impact of abuse | Pastoral care responses | Family violence | Grooming | eSafety

Conference schedule will be made available shortly


Delegate Registrations 



 Early Bird Single


 Group* Early Bird


 Single Delegate


 Group* Registration


* Group discount applies to registrations of 5 or more delegates

** For single day registration please contact us for details

EARLY BIRD FINISHES 28th February 2017


We recommend staying at Jasper Hotel (Rates from $131 per night)




Please contact us if you would like to register for the conference and
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For more information

Cameron Haig (National Coordinator) Safe Church Program 03 9650 6811

or 1800 625 611 (free call anywhere in Australia)