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The Childhood Summit

March 28, 2019 - March 30, 2019

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Royal International Convention Centre 600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills QLD 4006, Australia

This inaugural summit will be held in Brisbane in 2019, and continue annually, moving around Australia, augmenting the child-centric conversation, by-in and systemic change for children.


The 2019 Childhood Summit Theme is hosted by Nature Play Queensland and concentrates on ‘play’ especially outdoors.

The Childhood Summit will bring together thought leaders, gatekeepers, key influencers and practitioners across the community at large.


The results will contribute to the national conversation and movement towards actions that will protect our children’s overall health, wellbeing, life satisfaction, and the planet as well as increase the connectedness and cohesiveness of our communities, as well rally around our young.

The 3 days include:


  • Streams of the Summit include Childhood and Health, Environment, Community, Infrastructure and Education

  • The Child’s Voice- hearing daily from children

  • Keynote addresses from leaders across the globe

  • Practical action-based workshop & walk-shops

  • Childhood In Action Tours

  • Loose Parts Pop-Up Playground


For more information, or to register, visit the conference website here. 

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