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  




    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.


    The program of Reflective Workshops for 2019 has concluded.  More Reflective Workshops are being planned for 2020.


    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.


    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;

      Rethinking“Giving up” for Lent with Dr Heather Thomson; and

      Living in Presence with Dr Kerrie Hide.


    ANSD Australian Network For Spiritual Direction

    ANSD Australian Network For Spiritual Direction