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21 09, 2021

Synod Office appoints new Executive Director

2021-09-21T16:52:59+10:00 21 September 2021|Categories: Statements|0 Comments

It is with great pleasure that we announce the commencement of our new Executive Director. Mr Stuart Dempster who will commence on 1 November 2021, in the role of Executive Director, Business Enterprises & Innovation (BE&I). This new role will deliver strategic expansion of existing business enterprises and develop and implement new, sustainable models of [...]

17 09, 2021

Passing of the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill in Queensland Parliament – 17 September 2021

2021-09-17T15:14:57+10:00 17 September 2021|Categories: Statements|0 Comments

The Uniting Church in Australia Queensland Synod, UnitingCare and Wesley Mission Queensland, have been strongly involved for the last few years in consultation and advocacy regarding the introduction of a voluntary assisted dying scheme in Queensland. This has included a Synod wide consultation process, three Government submissions, two appearances at Parliamentary Hearings and numerous meetings [...]