News & Events in VIC

The Justice Conference in Melbourne 27 + 28 October

Friday 27 October 2017

Join us on October 27+28 for the Justice Conference as we explore what it really means to "love thy neighbour" in today's context.

Presented by TEAR and friends, this conference will feature some amazing international and local speakers. 

Special offer for TEAR supporters: two-day pass $99, one-day pass $59. Register today at this link to get the special offer!

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The Justice Conference in Melbourne 27 + 28 October

Just Women

Wednesday 25 October 2017

Just Women is a special event designed to fuel, inspire and encourage you on your journey. As the event title suggests, this is an event just for women.

In the beautiful setting of the Abbotsford Convent in Melbourne, you will have the opportunity to connect with and hear from amazing women of all life stages who are changemakers in their world. Our keynote speaker will be US-based writer and activist Lisa Sharon Harper.

Lisa will be joined by…

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Just Women

TEAR Exposure Experiences Reunion

Thursday 26 October 2017

Whether it's been 20 years or 2 years since you've journeyed with TEAR through our exposure experiences program, we know that it has had a significant impact on many participant's lives.

Come and reminisce with old friends and other DEEP, InDEEP and Tweso participants and be inspired in your faith and justice walk.

There will be a special opportunity to hear from amazing story teller CB Samuel, TEAR Associate Fieldworker and former CEO of…

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TEAR Exposure Experiences Reunion

A Different Way Course

Sunday 19 November 2017

A Different Way course, run by Manna Gum

Come and spend a week exploring Christian alternatives in areas of money, employment, consumption, sustainability, family, community, care for creation and serving the poor. The week will be hosted by the Seeds community in Long Gully, Bendigo, with input from some of our friends.

Cost: $100

 For more information, contact us or see registration form at


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A Different Way Course

Meet the TEAR Victoria Intern Team

Tracy Douglas-Team Leader Schools Education Team

Hi!  I’m Tracy.  My husband Chris and I have five amazing children aged 11 to 16 who keep us young and active.  I love to cook food from all around the world, read, bushwalk and organise events.  I returned to university as a mature age student and now work for Deakin University as a Research Assistant where my main role is to write and edit manuscripts for publication in health and nursing…

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Meet the TEAR Victoria Intern Team

Further Education

TEAR is involved in the development and delivery of a number of courses in theological colleges around Australia. These are fully accredited courses, some available through distance mode with face-to-face intensives. Read more.

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