Canberra Region

Canberra Region

ANSD Canberra and Region holds Reflective Workshops and Quiet Days at the Australian Centre for Christianity and Culture.


All are welcome


The ANSD Canberra and Region representative is Annie PattersonEmail Annie for more information about the events below or the ANSD Canberra group.



ANSD Canberra and Region Report 2019  *new*



Reflective Workshops

The Reflective Workshops are specifically for those engaged in spiritual direction, (both ANSD members and non-members), including those in formation and anyone in active spiritual direction ministry.

October 2019 Reflective Workshop

Consolidating and building on learnings from the ANSD National Conference in September 2019.

Facilitated by Sue Dunbar

Friday 18th October 2019

9.30am to 3.00pm

Click here for event flier and further details


Quiet Days

Quiet Days are for anyone interested in Christian Spirituality and Contemplative Prayer.  Quiet Days are held in February, May, August and November and facilitated by a representative of ANSD Canberra and Region.


Our remaining 2019 Quiet Day:

  • Saturday 23rd November 2019, with Kerrie Hide


Past Quiet Day themes and facilitators have included:

  Deep Listening to the Spirit of Place with Rev’d Dr Sarah Bachelard;

  Our heart is restless until”: St Augustine’s Journey and Ours with Dr Heather Thomson;

  Advent Greening: Enjoying the Colours of Advent with Hildegard of Bingen and Mechtilde of Magdeburg with Dr Kerrie Hide; and

  Rethinking“Giving up” for Lent with Dr Heather Thomson.



ANSD Australian Network For Spiritual Direction

ANSD Australian Network For Spiritual Direction