Our resident timekeeper Rev Kevin Dobson made sure Synod members turned up to their sessions on schedule.
Robyn Hansen packed lectionary readings for minsters in placement and church secretaries to take back to their congregations.
CALD leaders gathered for a lunch at the St Andrew’s Hanbit congregation where they were joined by new Moderator-elect Denise Liersch, former President Alistair Macrae and President-elect Deidre Palmer.
Every day, four Synod members shared their experiences in voxpops that were shown on the big screen in the main hall.
It was fun and games at the UC Camping ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ session as Synod members took part in an interactive, ice-breaker activity.
Knitting and crochet have long been fixtures at Synod meetings. This year, the moderator set crafty women (and they are all women!) the task of knitting winter warmers for attendees of the UCA Assembly meeting. As people come from far and wide to Melbourne in July next year, we’re sure many will appreciate a bit of extra warmth in the middle of a southern winter.
The Synod Business Committee worked tirelessly behind-the-scenes to make sure proceedings kept running smoothly.
Synod members enjoyed a delicious Korean dinner prepared by the St Andrew’s Hanbit congregation.