Welcome to Better Marriages, Australia
Better Marriages, Australia (Trading as Couples for Marriage Enrichment Australia or CMEA) is an organisation which exists to enhance and enrich the marital relationship between a man and a woman. Activities include weekend marriage enrichment retreats, shorter seminars and local support groups, training of marriage enrichment leader couples and the publication of regular newsletters. Some of these events are sponsored by community groups and churches.Subscribe to our newsletter
Love in the Vines - Better Marriages Australia Conference 2018
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Better Marriages Conference 2018
Love in the Vines
Celebrating a Marriage that is Worth Bottling
A Weekend Away in Orange
8 September 2018
Better Marriages Australia, NSW is excited to announce preliminary details below of our 2018 Better Marriages Conference to be held at the Highland Heritage Estate Winery, in Orange NSW on 8 September 2018.
You will be able to view the Full Conference Program and register a place for you and your partner, online, from Thursday, March 22, 2018, when we launch the new Better Marriages Australia, Website, at this same address!!!
The conference day on Saturday will run from 9 am to 9 pm, leaving the Sunday free to go out and enjoy the Orange vines, communicating what you want to apply to your marriage from that day forward.
Our Keynote Speaker will be Jenny Brown, Founder, and Director of The Family Systems Institute Australia, and Author of ‘Growing Yourself Up’.
Jenny will present a Keynote Presentation ‘Growing through the Seasons’ (life cycle adjustments) and a Keynote Workshop ‘Nurturing the Vine’ (fun, romance, and sex).
There will also be six concurrent afternoon workshops from which you can choose, a conference dinner and an after dinner Keynote presentation.
The conference cost will be $230 per couple, $200 for member couples (accommodation not included) and we are limited to 50 couples only.
We would love you to join us for this special event and don't want you to miss out, so we invite you to put the date in your diary and come to the New, Better Marriages Australia website, at this same address, from March 22, 2018, to find out details of the complete program and register for you and your partner.
The Power of Apology Workshops 2018
The Power of Apology Workshops 2018
This 2 day workshop is a meaningful and personally enriching one for counsellors, facilitators, teachers, health workers, team leaders or anyone working with people.
Fri & Sat, 9-10 March Minnamurra
Thurs & Fri, 10-11 May Wollongong
Thurs & Fri, 20-21 September Wollongong
Thurs & Fri, 25-26 October Blacktown
$484.00 - Early bird discount (ie: 2 months prior to workshop start date). Inclusive of lunches, morning and afternoon teas.
$592.00 - after early bird.
Who joins Better Marriages, Australia?
Couples who value their marriage and want their relationship to be strong and enduring.
Couples who want to learn skills and have experiences that help them increase their marital intimacy and mutual understanding.
Couples committed to the present and future growth of their marriage.
- Couples interested in promoting healthy marriages in their community.
Check out the newly uploaded videos. You can find them in the Video section under Resources.
* Ian Spencer explains about Better Marriages, Australia retreats
* Dianne Ervine's keynote address at the Better Marriages, Australia (CMEA NSW) 2010 Conference
Podcasts are available here.
This Podcast is a talk given by Gerlinde and Ian Spencer at the NSW 2006 AGM Dinner - "Sex: Does It Get Better?"
You can also subscribe to our Podcasts.
Better Marriages, Australia accepts payment of your membership fees and donations online. Use the 'Pay Online' in the left column and follow the prompt to PayPal. PayPal offers a secure and efficient method to pay Online.