The Bush Church Aid Society of Australia will hold its Annual General Meeting for the purpose of adopting the audited accounts of the Society for the financial year ended 31 December 2017 and to elect councillors.

Date: Wednesday May 15th 2019
Time: 9:30 am
Venue: Anderledy Lodge, 80 William Street, North Sydney

Queensland / Northern New South Wales

BCA QLD/NNSW's annual Bush & Bible Day & AGM. 

Date: Saturday 2 March 2019
Time: 9:30 am
Location: North Pine Anglican Church, 2 Wyllie Street Petrie
Greg Anderson (Bishop of NT) 'Celebrating God' 2 talks from the Psalms. Also hear from Simon & Alison Reeve, Field Staff in Woolgoolga
Cost: $20
Register: by contacting or calling 07 3349 9081 Registrations Close 22nd February 2019


Western Australia

BCA WA's AGM and luncheon

Saturday 11 March 2019
Time: 12 noon AGM, 12:45 pm Luncheon
Venue: St Alban's Anglican Church, Beaufort Street, Highgate
Guest speaker Mark Short, BCA National Director & Bishop Elect Canberra Goulburn
Cost:  $30 ($20 concession)
Register: email the WA Regional Office or local call 1300 554 025 or 0428 288 473


South Australia/Northern Territory

BCA SA/NT's AGM and luncheon

Saturday 16 March 2019
Time: 12 noon
Venue: Christ Church, 62-67 Jeffcott Street, North Adelaide
Hear from Topher Hallyburton, Field Staff Darwin/Palmerston
Cost: Lunch included (cost to be advised on booking)
Register: email or call on 08 8221 5444.


New South Wales/ Australian Capital Territory

BCA NSW/ACT's AGM and lunch

Date: Thursday 4 April 2019

Time: from 11.30am
Venue: St Philip’s Anglican Church, York Street, Sydney
Hear from Kristan Slack, Field Staff in Katherine, Northern Territory
Cost: Lunch provided – donation to cover cost.
Register: email Lucy in the NSW/ACT Regional Office or call 02 9262 5017.



BCA VIC's AGM and Dinner

Date: Saturday 4 May 2019
Time: 5:30 pm for 6pm
Venue: Glen Waverley Anglican Church, 800 Waverley Rd, Glen Waverley
Hear from Brad Henley, Field Staff on Kangaroo Island, South Australia
Cost: $45 for a spit roast meal
Register: email or call 03 9457 7566 by 29 April.


Centenary Services and Celebrations

Queensland/Northern New South Wales

Sunday May 26th 2019 at St Peters Cathedral, Armidale, 7:30 am, 9:30 am & 6:00 pm services, David Rogers-Smith, Regional Officer QLD/NNSW preaching

Sunday May 26th 2019 at St Georges Beenleigh, 10 am bush themed service of celebration followed by a bush BBQ lunch, Peter Palmer former BCA Field Staff preaching - all welcome


New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory

Date: Sunday May 26th 2019
Location: St Andrew’s Cathedral,
Times: 8.30 am, 10.30 am & 5 pm services
Speaker: Neville Naden, Indigenous Ministry Officer



Sunday 31 March 2019 at St Thomas’, Burwood 8.30 am and 10.30 am services

Sunday 5 May 2019 at Glen Waverley Anglican Church All services Dale Barclay preaching

Sunday 26 May 2019 at St Stephens Greythorn 9.30 am and 11.00 am service

Sunday May 26 2019  at Swan Hill 9.30 am service with lunch and speaker to follow

Sunday May 26 2019 at St Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne,  Afternoon Tea, Barbara Darling Room, 5.00 pm followed by Choral Evensong, 6.00 pm.

Sunday July 14 2019 at South East Bendigo (Flora Hill) Services to be advised.


Western Australia

Date: Sunday 26th May 2019
Location: St Lawrence's Anglican Church, Dalkeith
Time: 2 pm service followed by afternoon tea 
Speaker: TBA
A Thanks Offering will be taken for BCA MInistry
contact the WA Regional Office for more information



Date:  Sunday 26th May 2019
Location: St David's Cathedral, Hobart
Time: 2:30 pm
Speaker: Brian Roberts, Former BCA National Director,  Current Field Staff will also be in attendance


Other Regional Events 


Monthly Prayer Gatherings

Join with us as we meet regularly to pray for the ministry of BCA and our country.

Date: second Wednesday of the month
Location: Queensland Regional Office
Time: 8.30–9.30am for prayer, followed by morning tea

For more information, contact the regional office (07) 3349 9081 



Farewell Afternoon Tea for Mark Short

The NSW/ACT Committee invite you to a farewell afternoon tea to thank Mark for his years of service to BCA.

Date: Saturday 23rd February 2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Venue: St Anne's Ryde Hall, Cnr Church & Gowrie Streets Ryde 2112
To RSVP or for more information please contact Lucy Vallentine in the Sydney office on 02 9262 5017 or email before Monday 18th February 2019




Monthly Prayer Gatherings

Join with us as we meet regularly to pray for the ministry of BCA, for Victoria and our country.

Ridley College
Date: first Thursday of the month during semester
Time: 1.45pm

Boronia Anglican Church
Date: second Tuesday of the month
Time: 10.30am

St Mary's, Sunbury Parish House
Date: third Wednesday of the month
Time: 2pm–3pm

Date: second Thursday of the month
Time: evening (contact the Victorian Office for more details)


Ridley College Oz Mission Week

BCA will feature at the Ridley College Oz Mission Week in March 2019 at the following service
Ridley College Chapel
Time: 10:00 am
Dates & Preacher:
Tuesday 12 March - Mark Short 
Wednesday 13 March - Adrian Lane
Thursday 14 March - Nevillle Naden


Western Australia

WA Kirkby Luncheon
For Ex BCA Missioners/Field Staff

Date: Thurday 11th July 2019
Location: St Alban's Anglican Church, Highgate
Time: 12 noon Luncheon
Speaker: TBA
Cost: no charge
contact the WA Regional Office for more information


WA Spring Lunch

Date: Saturday 19th October 2019
Location: St Alban's Anglican Church, Highgate
Time: 12 noon  Luncheon
Speaker: TBA
Cost: $30 ($20 concession)
contact the WA Regional Office for more information



BCA Sydney Stay, May 2019

Celebrate BCA's birthday and attend the centenary service at St Andrew's Cathderal with Christian Fellowship Tours

This tour will take in the sites in Sydney and you will hear The Revd Neville Naden speak at the centenary service at St Andrew's Cathedral on Sunday 26 May 2019. 

For more information or to book, visit their website


Outback NSW BCA Centenary Celebration Tour, May 2019

Join Christian Fellowship Tours as they celebrate BCA's centenary with a special tour around Outback NSW. Visit BCA centres in Dubbo, Lightning Ridge, Gulgargambone, Broken Hill and more. Your tour leader is John Cronshaw who created the first BCA Outback Tour in 1977.

This ten day holiday departs from Sydney on 23 May 2019.

For more information or to book, visit their website