registrations now “live” for songwrite2018!

Registrations are now open for songwrite2018
Click here.

songwrite2018 is the third national UCA gathering for writers of songs for Christian Tanya Riches 1community worship. Special guest: Tanya Riches.

songwrite is an opportunity to write new songs for worship. Whether you are a first-time songwriter or have written some songs, you will have creative space, people to listen and learn from, and the opportunity to score and record your songs.

some songwrite2018 basics:

  • 12 pm Friday 26 to 2 pm Sunday 28 January 2018
  • Indooroopilly Uniting Church, Station Rd, Indooroopilly, Brisbane, Australia.  The venue is directly across from the huge Indooroopilly Shopping Centre complex and a 200m walk from Indooroopilly Train Station
  • Cost: $150
    • includes Saturday and Sunday lunch.  Friday lunch & Saturday dinner extra
    • accommodation and transport extra
  • accommodation: type in “Indooroopilly” in sites such as:
  • contact: David MacGregor
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songwrite2018 draft program now available

The exciting and varied program for songwrite2018 is now available.

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  • plenty of creative space opportunities to craft new or emerging worship songs
  • three “keynotes” facilitated by our special guest presenter Tanya Riches
  • opportunities to learn from other worship song writers
  • songwrite cafe’ on the Saturday evening
  • two days in creative, Christian community, in connection with Indooroopilly Uniting Church, Brisbane

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note:

  • this program may well change between now and January 2018 🙂
  • Facebook page
  • contact David MacGregor 0414 392 802 or dmacgreg1@optusnet.com.au for more information
  • online registration available by early September 2017

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registration form & details now online!

As promised, we now have detailed information for
15-17 February 2013
Kippax Uniting Church, Holt, Canberra, ACT.

It’s all there on the rego form, downloaded here..
Page 1 gives the key details. Page 2 provides the registration form: to be completed and mailed to the address provided.

Things are shaping up well for songwrite, with much interest being shown. This has all the promise of being a special event indeed, as new songs of worship are written for the church.

General inquiries: 
David MacGregor    dmacgreg1@optusnet.com.au   0414392802

Registration inquiries:
Sharon Kirk    downspres@bigpond.com    0427 962 781

Now for some basics:

costs:

  • a $20 non-refundable  registration fee
  • $160 to cover weekend costs – catering (all meals except breakfasts), tech & admin costs
  • those attending are requested to organize their own transport arrangements & accommodation (unless billeting is sought).

subsidies:

songwrite subsidies are available on request, by contacting
Sharon Kirk 0427 962 781   downspres@bigpond.com

Participants are also encouraged to approach their congregation/faith community/agency AND presbytery to gain financial assistance.

also invited:
songwrite will be enhanced by the involvement of a special group of coaches/mentors, thinkers, musos and tech people.  If you would like to assist songwrite in this way, please indicate on the rego form.

We look forward to our special guests:

theologian & thinker (& songwriter):
Andrew Dutney (Rev Prof)
– President: Uniting Church in Australia


songwriter-in-residence: Robin Mann

click here to download registration form & details

songwrite is a songs that unite initiative of the
Uniting Church in Australia National Assembly
Worship Working Group