All sessions via Zoom except for Saturday night community dinners

Meeting ID: 994 0992 4601

Passcode: 821205

Thursday December 10

International Human Rights Day and Official Launch

Evening - 7pm AEDT - Official Launch

Introduction - Mission, Vision and Values: Mary-Anne Cosgrove, Acting Chair of Humanists Australia

Welcome: Andrew Copson

Andrew Copson, President of Humanists International, will welcome Humanists Australia to the international Humanism movement.

Musical Break: Franciscus Henri

Keynote: Fiona Patten MLA

Fiona Patten, Australian Humanist of the Year 2020, will speak on Humanists Australia and Human Rights

Friday December 11

HA Activities Day

Morning - 10 am AEDT

What do we do here?

Panel session with Activity Leaders. Find out what Humanists Australia is doing and plans to do in future.


Lunchtime - 12:30 pm AEDT

Virtual Lunch - social online lunch and chat

Afternoon - 2 pm AEDT

What is Humanism?

An introduction to Humanism with Mary-Anne Cosgrove, Acting Chair of Humanists Australia.

Evening - 7 pm AEDT

Discussion Group - Liz Forman

Experience an example of the kinds of activities run by Humanists Australia and its communities with this discussion facilitated by Liz Forman from the Canberra Humanist Community.