The convention will host numerous mission organisations. Come along and see their stands and meet folk from groups that penetrate the globe with the gospel

Event Program

Riverina Christian Convention

Peter Jensen is a retired Australian Anglican bishop, theologian and academic. From 1985 to 2001, he was Principal of Moore Theological College. From 2001 to 2013, he was the Archbishop of Sydney and Metropolitan of the Province of New South Wales in the Anglican Church of Australia.[1] He retired on his 70th birthday, 11 July 2013

Friday 23rd June 2017

7:00pm Doors open. Please come early and collect a name tag.

7:30pm – 9:00pm Talk 1 Peter Jensen – (Short talk followed by Q&A)

Saturday 24 June 2017

9:00am Registration Desk opens

9:30am Talk 2 Peter Jensen

11:00am Morning Tea

11:30am Talk 3 Peter Jensen

1:00pm Lunch

2:00pm Workshops

  • Parenting in an age of gender confusion – Peter Jensen

  • Gen Next – what makes them tick and how to reach them – Gareth Tyndall

  • Running a Children’s Church with limited resources – Peter Blanch

  • Caring for the marginalised (including those with mental health challenges) – Steve & Jane Lister

  • Explaining grace to your non Church friends – John Rowse

3:30pm Wrap Up – Peter Jensen

4:00pm Close

Event Location

Wagga Wagga Christian College Kooringal Road Wagga Wagga

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Crèche (Children under 2)

Throughout the weekend a crèche area is available to supervise toddlers at the back of the hall so parents can still be a part of the convention. Toys and mats will be provided.

Children’s Meeting

Excellent programs for children will be held Saturday 9:20am to 1pm and 1:50pm to 4pm. Parents will be responsible for children over lunch.

Pre School Children (3 to 5) will be with Julie Hart.

Primary School Children will be with Stacy Slater


RCC is organising billeting. If you can have someone stay or are looking for somewhere to stay please email Julie Hart on If you would like to organise your own accommodation you can go to the website and select Wagga Wagga or phone Wagga Tourist Centre on 1300 100 122 (local call cost).


Meals – Morning tea will be provided.
Lunch – part of rego fee

Sponsor Child

The Riverina Christian Convention committee has a sponsor child through Compassion, as a way of giving. Our sponsor child’s name is Adisak Sawangphop. He is a 4 year old boy from Thailand. Please remember Adisak in your prayers.


A bookstall will be provided by ‘The Open Door’ with an excellent range of literature available.

Mission Organisations

The convention hosts numerous mission organisations. Come along and see their stands and meet representatives from groups that penetrate the globe with the gospel.