National Conference 2014!

09 June 2014

Where can you go to meet over 200 other MOPS leaders from around the country and overseas?

Where can you go to meet Sherry Surratt, the President and CEO of MOPS International?

Where can you go to meet Lexia Smallwood, our incoming Managing Director

Where can you go to farewell Marg Sanders, our outgoing Managing Director?

Where can you go to have meals prepared by someone else for a whole weekend?

Where can you go for times of great worship uninterrupted by little people?

Where can you go to learn about the MOPS theme for 2015?

Where can you go to have lots of fun?


The answer to all these questions is the 2014 Australasian MOPS Conference at The Tops Conference Centre from 17-19 October, 2014.

Sherry Surratt, the President and CEO of MOPS International is our Guest Speaker and the author of the theme book, Brave Mom: Facing and Overcoming Your Real Mom Fears, which she will introduce at Conference.  For more information about Sherry please go here.



Who is this conference for?

All current MOPS Leaders holding any leadership position in a local MOPS group and any potential MOPS leaders.  This conference is also for  MUMSnext Leaders.

What is planned on the program?

Conference will start with dinner on the Friday night and conclude with lunch on the Sunday.


We will:

  • Introduce the 2015 MOPS theme of “Be You, Bravely
  • Learn about Leading Bravely
  • Offer Leadership Electives on a range of topics
  • Offer Electives for the different MOPS leadership positions
  • Have times of worship
  • Have free time with optional Outdoor Activities


On the Saturday night we are planning an evening of Feathers and Finery.  This will be an opportunity to get dressed up, relax and have fun with your leadership team & the other delegates.

How much will it cost?

$220 which includes accommodation in ensuited rooms with 4-6 people & all meals and snacks.

Linen can be hired for $12 which includes sheets, pillowcase and a towel as all beds have a doona & pillow provided.

Transport to and from the airport can also be booked, cost to be advised.  Please book your flight to arrive by 3:30pm on the Friday and to leave after 4pm on the Sunday; if you wish to use this option.

Your Coordinator will receive more information about conference in early July via post and email.

Which State is going to have the most delegates? (I’m not biased but Go Queensland!)

Let us know what you are most looking forward to about conference?

For more information stay tuned to your state leaders Facebook Page or contact


Jillian Ross

Conference Coordinator


2 Responses to “National Conference 2014!”

  1. Toni Burford says:

    I’m looking forward to fellowship, encouragement and inspiration on a new theme!

  2. Gabriel Norris says:

    So excited to get together with MOPS leaders! Conference is always such an exciting time and a great opportunity to remind myself and others why we do this MOPS thing together 🙂
    Hope to see many of you there 🙂

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