Conference Conference

Our annual conference is the highlight of FCRC's year.
Join us there!

The 2017 FCRC Conference

11-13 October 2017, Mantra Lorne

Join FCRC as we look towards the future of financial counselling. Taking place in idyllic Lorne, the FCRC conference provides an opportunity to look ahead and explore the shifting trends in technology and the sector. Discover the ways in which we can work together with community and industry stakeholders to create better prospects for Victorians facing financial hardship. Through collaborative workshops, we will identify pre-emptive resolutions to emerging issues. Help shape our future; help shape lives.

Our theme: Defining the Future

Here's what to look forward to:

  • Sessions to keep you inspired, challenged and engaged
  • Even more Speed Dating!
  • We're kicking off our shoes and going barefoot... bowling!
  • Speaking of barefoot - Scott Pape will be in the house
  • New and returning conference partners in our trades area
  • Our Gala Awards Dinner, with live entertainment from the Craig Francis band
  • A very special Scam Show!
  • Much, much more...

Registrations are now open!

Early bird rates are available until 31 July 2017


Conference Partners

Find out how your organisation can become a conference partner

As a conference partner, we want to place you front and centre, to meet and speak directly with the financial counsellors who represent your customers in financial hardship. In Melbourne 2016, over 350 people attended the event across the three days forming many new connections and ensuring that this unique opportunity for face-to-face discussions was not wasted.

2017’s Suite of tailored packages, offer the opportunity to build and maintain relationships within a large targeted audience. The conference programme is a constant work in progress, continuing our commitment to ensure cross-sector collaboration and increasing opportunities for networking and stakeholder engagement, whilst building the profile of your organisation.

2017 FCRC Conference Prospectus

Download a copy of the prospectus

Recognising Excellence

Every year at our conference we recognise people who've demonstrated excellence in service to our profession and the wider community, through three awards: The Virginia Noonan Award, the Jan Pentland Memorial Award and the Rising Star Award.

Know someone that deserves recognition. Why not nominate them?

Nominations for the Virginia Noonan award are now open Nominations for the Jan Pentland award are now open Nominations for the Rising Star award are now open

Nominations will close on 30 September 2017

2017 AGM

Our 2017 AGM will be held on Wednesday, 11 October.