The BPWA 39th National Conference has been deferred to 15-17 October 2021  

 The 39th BPWA National Conference brings together members from across Australia to inspire women, build and renew connections,    
showcase our club projects, 
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 and Professional Women Australia to be held
by the sea at Oceanique at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, South Australia on the weekend of 15-17 October 2021.

Australia's National Conference theme is 20/20 VisionThis is a year to reflect, learn, plan and grow
as we conduct the business of BPW, hold our AGM, agree our advocacy focus for this term, and elect the 2020-2022 National Board.
Members will enjoy opportunities for personal and professional development, for building leadership capacity and competence, 

and for networking with BPW Australia members from across the country and with BPW International representatives. 

Strong Women, Strong Communities, Strong Economic Security

This year we've added a full day Friday Forum focused on

strengthening your leadership potential and building your competence, capacity and confidence in your personal and professional arenas. 

BPW brings you an inspiring band of strong women - South Australian leaders, Telstra Award winners and BPW experts - 
to share their stories, their experience and their business acumen.


Conference Registration Coming soon

Why come to conference?



Strengthen your leadership potential and build your competence, capacity and confidence in your personal and professional arenas


Be inspired by an inspiring line-up of strong women – South Australian leaders, Telstra Award winners and expert BPW members – at the Friday Forum.


Hear great ideas from BPW leaders and clubs about how you and your club can improve your advocacy, deliver successful projects and strengthen your membership.


Meet old friends and make new ones at the Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner, meet BPW International representatives, and network with your peers from across the country.

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

BPW Australia National Awards

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

If you have a BPW member in your club who deserves recognition, review the categories in the Call to Conference and submit your nominations by the deadline.  

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

The award ceremony is held at the sparkling Gala Awards Dinner on Saturday 16 October -  an inspiring event to bring guests. 


   Welcome to Adelaide

BPWA National Conference Coordinator

Jean Murray BPW SA Representative

The National Conference is the gateway to fully understanding BPW, to experience the fellowship of like-minded women from across Australia and to learn what is happening in other states, nationally and internationally. 

And your voice is important in our debates and discussions, helping to set BPWA's advocacy agenda for the coming term.

BPW Adelaide President

Heather Jensen

BPW Adelaide is delivering a Conference for members and clubs, with opportunities for your club to present your successful projects, advocacy campaigns and membership programs.

And our Friday Forum showcases South Australian leaders, Telstra Award winners and expert BPW members who share their stories, their experience and their business acumen

Conference Venue and Accommodation

Oceanique | Overlooking the Sea | Adelaide

West Beach Park Resort | Villa or Bungalow | Adelaide

The National Conference will be held in the Regatta Room at Oceanique, on the shore at West Beach overlooking the sea.  We encourage members to stay at the West Beach Parks Resort next door where clubs can book a Villa or Bungalow to share. The Friday Forum will be held on the Friday in the Garden View Room in the centre of the Resort.

Accommodation Information

Enjoy your visit to the Adelaide Shores

The West Beach Parks Resort is a 10 minute taxi ride from Adelaide Airport.

The seaside town of Glenelg is a 5 minute taxi ride south, or a 20 minute stroll along the foreshore walking path.

 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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