With so many things going on at NewHope, it can be hard to keep track of everything! This page will help you book, pay for, and get the info you need for the events you'd like to attend. For more information about our events, you can email info@newhope.net.au or phone the office on (03) 9890 7999.



NewHope Annual General Meeting

Mar 25th 7:30pm | NewHope Blackburn

This is an important meeting for NewHope members and all are welcome to attend. Please register your attendance or an apology below.

Shift Youth - Year 11 + 12 Camp

Apr 8-11 | The Briars, Mt Martha | $210

He says, “Be still, and know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the nations,
I will be exalted in the earth.”
Psalm 46:10

Year 11 + 12 Camp will be an amazing week of unique games, leadership development, team building and awesome worship. Come along for what is sure to be one the best weeks of 2019!

Leading Well: A conversation about power and gender with Nancy Beach

Wednesday 15 May, 9:00am - 3:00pm, NewHope Blackburn, $49

Nancy Beach (former staff member with Bill Hybels at Willow Creek Church) will visit NewHope for a one-day Forum that will facilitate an honest conversation bringing strength to Australian leaders and dealing with issues of gender and power equity. Participants include Melissa Lipsett (CEO, Bible Society), Karen Wilson (A Director with Baptist World Aid, she visited us at NewHope in early 2018), Stu Cameron (Board Chair, Willow Creek Association Australia) and our Pastor Allan Demond. Join us on the day and learn how to foster healthy workplace, church and family culture; how to see and respond to the signs of unhealth and how to grow the flourishing communities Jesus calls us to inhabit and multiply.

Parenting Teenagers Course

May & June 2019 | NewHope Blackburn | Free

The Parenting Teenagers Course, developed by Nicky and Sila Lee, consists of five sessions, designed to equip those parenting or caring for 11 to 18 year olds with the tools to build healthy relationships with their teenagers while guiding them into adulthood. This course is suitable to invite family, friends and neighbours to attend, and is a combination of video presentation and small group discussion.

Dates: 5 Friday nights during Youth
24th May, 31st May, 7th June, 14th June & 21st June

Time: 7.15 - 9.15pm
Venue: NewHope Baptist Church
Cost: Free, however if you wish to purchase a manual (available on the first night of the course) there is small cost of $9

Your hosts for this course are Andrew and Fiona Beveridge. Andrew and Fiona are the parents of three boys (aged 15, 13 & 11) and have a passion for seeing people flourish in their parenting.

GLS Plus 2019 - Craig Groeschel visits NewHope

Jul 22 | NewHope Blackburn | $89

A one-day conference for anyone wanting to grow their leadership capacity. Craig Groeschel is the Senior Pastor of Life.Church based in Oklahoma and with dozens of locations across America. In addition to preaching to over 80,000 people each weekend at Life.Church locations, Craig also speaks at leadership events and conferences in countries all over the world. Craig hosts a top-rated leadership podcast and is a New York Times bestselling author of books on a wide variety of topics, including church leadership, purpose, direction, dating and marriage.

Global Leadership Summit 2019

Oct 7-8 | NewHope Blackburn | $119

The GLS is a videocast presenting fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty.

NewHope is the largest of the 25 Australian sites which together will host more than 6000 Aussie leaders. The conference is targeted at leaders in every domain and while its heart and soul is Christian, those who have little or no faith tell us again and again how much they appreciate the content and love the experience. Bring a work colleague, your team, your teenagers, your small group, your whole street – you won’t be disappointed.