The 38th BPW National Conference aims to inspire women, build relationships, provide ways to 
gain new perspectives and discuss issues that impact women right now and in the future.   

Members and guests are invited to the National Conference of Business & Professional Women Australia to be held
by the sea at the Mono Komo Hotel, Redcliffe, Queensland on the weekend of 2-4 November 2018.  BPW Australia's

National Conference brings together members from across Australia and this year with the theme 'Our Time to Rise',
women will enjoy new opportunities for professional development, leadership potential and personal growth as
we conduct the business of BPW with the AGM and the election of the 2018-2020 National Board.

Under the conference theme "Our Time to Rise", a full agenda of plenaries, panels and workshops will
focus on 
empowered leadership, entrepreneurship and embracing every opportunity to enhance your life.

Your Life - Your Success - Your Future!

This year we've added a full day Women's Business Expo on Friday to showcase and develop the
potential of our business-owner members and other women in the region. Friday events include 
the Expo, Business Growth Workshops and Business Women's Lunch with Leadership Panel.

Why come to conference?



Get ready to surround yourself with 120 empowered female business owners and professional women. 


Be inspired by an exceptional line-up of women entrepreneurs and professionals. Hear their stories and lessons learned.


Workshops and panel discussions will re-energize, inform and give you new skills to build a successful career, business and balanced life.


The Welcome Reception,  Gala Dinner and breakout sessions will bring the opportunity to network with your peers from across the country.

Nominate your women of achievement or your club for a BPW Award?

2018 BPW Australia National Awards

At BPW Australia, we encourage and enjoy honouring our rising stars at Club level, State, National and International levels.

If you have someone in your club who is deserving of recognition please get your nominations in soon.  

There are different award categories, for more information check out our Award Categories.  

The award ceremony is held at the sparkling Gala Awards Dinner on Saturday 3 Nov 2018 -  a great event to bring guests. 


   Welcome to Moreton Bay, Queensland

Business & Professional Women National Conference Coordinator

Astrid Kuenne
BPW QLD Representative

'I hope you make the decision to attend conference, we would love to see you, old friends and new.  It's time to celebrate BPW progress through the AGM and Project Reports and the Gala Awards Dinner when we recognise our champions.'

Women's Business Expo Coordinator

Trish Springsteen 

'The Inaugural BPW Business Expo will give you a world of opportunities to discover women-owned businesses, a showcase of fabulous products and services, networking with other business and professional women and learning at the business growth workshops. See you in November.'

Conference Venue and Accommodation

Mon Komo | On the foreshore | Redcliffe

Mon Komo | Special events | Redcliffe

The Oceanfront at Redcliffe Bay QLD

The 2018 Conference Venue is the Mon Komo Hotel Redcliffe, we encourage members to stay at the venue. There are also several other great accommodation options for you to consider.

Special Conference Rates Accommodation Information


Enjoy Your Visit to Moreton Bay Region of Queensland

Travelling to Redcliffe is easy. Just 45 mins from the Brisbane Airport. Please register your flight arrival time with Conference Coordinator, Astrid Kuenne who will advise airport-hotel transfer options.

 BPW supports and actively promotes personal development, provides a forum for the 
exchange of ideas,  knowledge and experience and lobbies on issues affecting women.

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