2023 Religious Education Symposium (Dubbo)

Rethinking RE: Context Diversity and Pedagogy

BBI-TAITE is proud to announce our first regional Religious Education Symposium.

Gathered in Dubbo NSW, seminar participants will participate in two days of reflection, interactive workshops and the opportunity for informal networking around the importance of Religious Education in Context.


Keynote Speaker

Emeritus Eugene Hurley 

Emeritus Bishop of Darwin 

Sharon Cooke

State Manager Policy and Programs
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education
Catholic Schools NSW


Fr Rob Galea

Parish Priest
Sandhurst Diocese



Date: Thursday 12 to Friday 13 October 2023
Time: 9:00-4:00pm on Day 1; 9:00-4:00pm on Day 2
Venue:  Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre
Address: 155 Darling St, Dubbo NSW 2830 (view venue details)
Fee: Full Price- $ 400pp plus GST

Group Discount for 5+ or more participants – $ 320pp Plus GST

Clergy, Religious, CC- $ 250pp plus GST

Network dinner (Buffet dinner and drinks) – $75pp plus GST

Catering: Fee includes lunch, morning and afternoon tea over two days.
Cancellation:  Click here to view the Event Cancellation Policy

Symposium Dinner

There will be a dinner available on Thursday evening (12 Oct) at the Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre , this allows you to network and catch up with participants attending the symposium. Further details to come!


Who should attend

The symposium is designed for staff working in a variety of roles across the Catholic Education sector including:

  • Principals
  • Assistant Principals (Religious Education)
  • Teachers
  • Mission & Identity Leaders
  • Heads of Religious Education
  • Religious
  • Clergy
  • Catechist