Events & Training

We train and connect thousands of social change campaigners and advocates.

Our full program of conferences, events and support is available for download in a beautiful brochure, here.

Our events range from one-day masterclasses on specific technical skills, to small peer learning and sharing conferences, to large-scale gatherings. Our flagship training program is our Fellowship Program – Australia’s only professional development program designed for campaigners.

Upcoming Events

Media Skills Masterclass

Looking to ramp up your media profile? Want to be more confident with media interviews? Perhaps you’ve got some big announcements coming up and you need to make sure your delivery is top-notch? Australian Progress is pleased to offer another one-day small-group masterclass with leading news journalist and anchor, and media skills trainer, Tracey Spicer. […]

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Sydney, 25th September - 25th September

Digital Bootcamp Sydney 2018

Digital Bootcamp is a 5 day intensive training in digital advocacy campaigning designed to give new (but not novice) practitioners a skill-set turbo boost.

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Sydney, 12th March - 16th March

2017 US Study Trip

Meet with the leaders of 35 to 45 of America’s most innovative campaigning and advocacy-oriented nonprofit and political campaigning organisations, foundations and funders, and attend Netroots Nation, the premier conference for America’s progressive movement. Itinerary 2-6 August: New York City, includes a free weekend; 7-9 August: Washington, DC; 10-13 August: Atlanta for Netroots Nation; and […]

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United States, 2nd August - 16th August

Management Masterclass – Melbourne

The Masterclass is a one-day program of three pick-and-choose training modules exploring managing for excellence, recruiting superstars, and creating a culture of impact.

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Melbourne, 1st September - 1st September

Management Masterclass – Sydney

The Management Masterclass is a one-day program of three pick-and-choose workshop modules exploring managing for excellence, recruiting superstars, and creating a culture of impact in civil society organisations.

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Sydney, 5th September - 5th September

Digital Bootcamp Melbourne 2017

Digital Bootcamp is a 5 day intensive training in digital advocacy campaigning designed to give new (but not novice) practitioners a skill-set turbo boost.

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Melbourne, 23rd October - 27th October