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Conference and recreation centres

The Salvation Army own and operate a number of conference, recreation and camping centres around Australia. Our venues are available for hire for your next event, whether it be a tranquil retreat, beachside getaway or convention.

All proceeds from our conference and recreation centres support our vital community services.

Collaroy Centre, NSW


The Collaroy Centre offers a unique venue on Sydney’s Northern Beaches with a wide range of outdoor activities for school camps, conferences and retreats. Surrounded by natural bushland, we offer breathtaking views and are conveniently located 30 minutes north of the Sydney CBD.

The Collaroy Centre is an experienced provider of school camps. We offer a unique blend of learning experiences, outdoor facilities and activities delivered through a professional outdoor education program. While the students are enjoying fun activities, they are also learning fundamental skills around communication, decision making, problem-solving, resilience, team building and leadership.

As well as hosting school camps, birthday parties, conferences and retreats, we also seek to assist Aussie's doing it tough by running and supporting community programs.

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Geelong Conference Centre, VIC


The Geelong Conference Centre provides a premium, tranquil and distraction-free environment. Our facilities are conducive to hosting some of the best mid-week or weekend retreats, conferences or getaways within Geelong, Victoria.

We take pride in being the region’s leading destination for corporate and private clients, with a range of services to ensure the smooth, stress-free hosting of events and retreats of every size.

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Stanmore House, NSW


Stanmore House is a conference and training centre located in Sydney's Inner-West suburb of Stanmore. Close to Sydney's CBD with easy access to local restaurants and public transport, we offer short-stay accommodation and conference facilities for groups up to 100.

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Local church auditoriums

In addition, many local Salvation Army churches around Australia make their auditoriums available for hire. Venues vary in size and functionality.

Contact your local Salvation Army church to find out what they have available. 

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The Salvation Army acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the lands and waters throughout Australia. We pay our respect to Elders and acknowledge their continuing relationship to this land and the ongoing living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples across Australia.

The Salvation Army is a child safe organisation that is committed to ensuring the wellbeing of children and young people, and protecting them from harm.

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