Wednesday 19 July


Thursday 20 July






 Opening & Prayer

 Opening & Prayer



Keynote 1: Cardinal Peter Turkson 

“Pope Francis and the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development”


Keynote 3: Cardinal Orlando Quevedo

“Pastoral Models for the care of Migrants and Refugees in our Community”


Morning Tea

 Morning Tea 


Discussion Form 1:

Cardinal Peter Turkson
Denis Fitzgerald

“Integral Human Development in Our Parishes


Discussion Forum 2:

Cardinal Orlando Quevedo
Fr Brian Kelty

 “Pastoral Care in a Multi-ethnic church, one size fits all?







Keynote 2:

Stephen Reid

“The Church in Australia: make up and composition”

  Keynote 4:

Archbishop Amel Nona
Bishop Bosco Puthur

“Eastern Catholic Traditions”



Afternoon Tea



Afternoon Tea



Panel Discussions 1: Various Topics

Pastoral Landscape - where are we and where we can go; Care for our Clergy and Religious; The Church Post Rotal Commission



Panel Discussions 2: Various Topics

Vocations from Migrant Communities; International Students; Spiritual Identity and Culture



Conclusion of Proceedings


Summary and Official Close

6:00pm  Mass  

Conference Dinner: Launch of 2017 Migrant and Refugee Kit