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KIDSHAPER CONFERENCE
15 – 17 AUGUST . GOLD COAST

A SIGNIFICANT TIME FOR KIDS LEADERS

Kidshaper 2017 “PAST . PRESENT . FUTURE” will be a significant time for a Children’s Pastors and Leaders as we come together for our National Conference again on the Gold Coast.

We have James Macpherson and David Wakerley returning to speak to the conference along with our National Preseident Ps Wayne Alcorn who leads the ACC movement across Australia. We also have Andrew Shepherd and the whole Kidshaper National team along with many of our local Australian leaders teaching in our practical workshops.

SPEAKERS

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ANDY KIRK

ACC Kids National Director

wayne-alcorn

WAYNE ALCORN

ACC National President

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ANDREW SHEPHERD

Edge Church, SA

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JAMES MACPHERSON

Calvary Christian Church / National Executive Member

dave-wakerley

DAVE WAKERLEY

Hillsong Church, AUS

LOCATION

Surfcity
3046 Surfers Paradise Boulevard
Surfers Paradise QLD 4217
(Opposite Q1)

Accomodation

Accommodation is plenty in the Tourist capitol of Australia with Surfers Paradise full of accommodation from low cost, self contained, hotel style through to a penthouse at the Q1 that can sleep up to 8 there are plenty of options.

We have partnered with a fantastic Christian company that is our official accommodation provider called “ibookin”. You can find all their details at http://www.ibookin.com.au and they will be able to help you get the perfect accommodation for you within walking distance from the conference for the best price that will suit your group size.

Getting to Conference

You can fly into either Brisbane or Gold Coast airpot depending on where you are coming from.

If flying into Brisbane the Airtrain can bring you to Nerang Train Station and then Surfers Paradise is about 15km’s from there with public transport available.

If flying direct to Gold Coast (Coolangatta) then a 20-30 min taxi ride will get you to the Venue and surrounding accommodation.

PROGRAM

Tuesday 15th August
(Pre-conference)

MasterClass | 11am – 1pm

Steve Adams from Saddleback church will be holding a Masterclass on Children’s Ministry on Purpose which is also the title of his recent book. In this Masterclass Steve will share some of the wisdom he has learnt from nearly 20 years in Children’s Ministry.

Additional cost of $40. Register online.

Tuesday 15th August – PM

5:00pm
Registration opens

6:30pm
Doors open

7:00pm
Opening Night Rally

Wednesday 16th August

8:30am
Doors Open

9:00am
Session 1 & Session 2

11:00am
Morning Tea

11:30am
Session 3 Interview

12:15pm
Session 4- ELECTIVES:

1- Systems & Processes
Hosted by Jordan Keehan with Nath McLean, Andy Kirk & Esther Andrew

2- Ask us anything about Kidmin
Hosted by Alice McInnes with Steve Adams, Ezra Boots, Barry Newton

3- What should I focus on?
Hosted by Hannah Shand with Dave Wakerley, Jase Van Vuuren, Jess Mclean 1:00pm Break for afternoon

Wednesday 16th August – PM

6:30pm
Doors open

7:00pm
Session 5 Night Rally

Thursday 17th August

8:30am
Doors Open

9:00am
Session 6 & Session 7

11:00am
Morning Tea

11:30am
Session 8- A LOOK IN THE PAST / PRESENT / FUTURE

12:30pm
Finish and Connect Groups
– Timezone
– Beach Touch Football Comp
– Shopping trip
– Mopeds
– Coffee Crawl

Thursday 17th August – PM

6:30pm
Doors open

7:00pm
Session 9 Night Rally

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