The Governance Summit on Sunday 17 October 2021

dealt with BPWA governance and business matters

The BPWA 39th National Conference in Adelaide

Friday 1 to Sunday 3 April 2022  

The face-2-face National Conference was deferred to 2022.  It will include

the Welcome Reception with the presentation of the YBPW Award

the Gala Dinner with the presentation of BPWA Awards and the Candle-lighting Ceremony

the President's Breakfast with the presentation of the Club and Member Awards

networking, workshops, panel presentations and discussions

NOTE: there will not be a separate Friday Forum


Conference FAQs

National Awards - extended - now closing 31st January 2022

BPWA Governance and Business Summit            Sunday 17 October 2021

Summit Proceedings to come

Resolutions Report here 

National Conference Program - details will be released in January 2022 




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

 Click here to go to the Awards page

BPW Australia National Awards

will be presented at the face-2-face National Conference in Adelaide in April 2022 

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 on the Conference pages.  

The award ceremony is held at the sparkling Gala Awards Dinner on Saturday 2 April -  an inspiring event to bring guests. 

REGISTRATIONS will open 30 January 

   Welcome to Adelaide

BPWA National Conference Coordinator

Jean Murray 

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

Alison Collins

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.

The Conference will showcasSouth Australian leaders, Telstra Award winners and expert BPW members from across Australia and New Zealand who will 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 Retreat at West Beach Parks next door where clubs can book a Villa or Bungalow to share. 

Accommodation Information

Enjoy your visit to the Adelaide Shores

The Retreat at West Beach Parks 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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