ARPA E-News May 2018


Thank you to all members that have entered the 2018 Awards (for publications in 2017). The awards will be presented at the 2018 Conference on Saturday 8th September in Brisbane.

Ramon Williams Scholarship for 2018

It was pleasing to receive three excellent applications for the Ramon Williams Scholarship. The winner will be announced in the June E-News.

Note: Members are reminded to take note of the criteria for entry to ensure a valid application.

 2018 ARPA Conference: Brisbane

Communicating Hope and Trust in a Public Faith: 7-8 September 2018

The planning is coming along well. The Saturday afternoon will have two distinct keynote workshop sessions, enabling members to attend both events.

Our own members, Penny Mulvey and Mardi Lumsden will co-ordinate a session on the joys and challenges of working in the Religious Press.

Professor Mark Pearson, from Griffith University will be leading two keynote seminar times on Social Media, community, and current issues.

2018 Catholic Media Congress: 4-7 September: Brisbane

 All ARPA members are warmly invited to attend the 2018 Catholic Media Congress to be held before ARPA 2018 at Rydges Hotel in Brisbane. Details are on the website: