What will chaplaincy look like in 2015, post-High Court ruling?

It’s been almost 18 months since the second High Court challenge began. Thank you for your support on this journey, we couldn’t have done it without knowing how much…

It’s been almost 18 months since the second High Court challenge began. Thank you for your support on this journey, we couldn’t have done it without knowing how much you value the work of chaplaincy.

In June, I told you that in line with the Court’s views in the first Williams case, the Court ruled against the current funding model, meaning another change must be made in order for funding to continue.

Well, that change is currently taking place!

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Posted: 25/11/2014

How you made the bus tour a success

The ‘Back Our Chappies‘ Bus Tour, from 10th March to 2nd April, was an incredible journey around Queensland. Whether it was out west in the drought-affected areas, amongst the…

The ‘Back Our Chappies‘ Bus Tour, from 10th March to 2nd April, was an incredible journey around Queensland.

Whether it was out west in the drought-affected areas, amongst the tropical cane fields, or along the beautiful sandy beaches, it was amazing to see first-hand the transforming work chappies are doing. Many of our friends just like you showed up in droves to support their local chaplains! (more…)

Posted: 20/04/2014

On the road for chappies

As you may have heard, SU QLD is heading back to the High Court in May to defend federal funding for school chaplaincy. In light of this, and with the…

As you may have heard, SU QLD is heading back to the High Court in May to defend federal funding for school chaplaincy. In light of this, and with the current funding cycle coming to a close at the end of 2014, it’s vital we continue to raise the profile of school chaplaincy and bring it before our Federal and State Governments. (more…)

Posted: 11/02/2014

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