Courses and events

The BCCM hosts events across the country to highlight the co-operative and mutual sector and its many benefits. We host courses, public and member-only forums and presentations, as well as our annual Taste of Australia Dinner and Summit. For more information on any of our upcoming events, please contact us.
9 November 2021 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

An Introduction to Co-operatives and Mutuals

A program for employees of co-operative and mutual businesses developed to ensure a consistent level of knowledge across the CME sector.

11 November 2021 10:30 am - 12 November 2021 8:30 pm

Reset: A New Public Agenda for the Arts – conference

BCCM CEO Melina Morrison is speaking in an in-conversation panel on A Fair Deal for Artists: winning the economic rights of cultural workers on Friday, 12 November.

11 November 2021 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Primary producer co-operatives: Community resilience report launch

The BCCM will be hosting a virtual report launch for Primary producer co-operatives: The beating heart of community resilience and recovery.

15 November 2021 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

ESG Partner Project webinar

This project is designed to give mutuals and co-operatives a leading edge in the burgeoning ESG investment market.

23 November 2021 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm

BCCM Cocktail Party and Honour Roll

Recognition of outstanding service at the BCCM Cocktail Party and Honour Roll 2021.

24 November 2021 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Chairs Forum

Invitation only – the only cross-sector meeting for the Chairs of Australia’s leading co-operative and mutual enterprises.

1 December 2021 - 3 December 2021

World Co-operative Congress

The ICA’s 33rd World Cooperative Congress, 1-3 December 2021, will enable the co-operative movement to explore its identity to build a more secure future.

6 December 2021 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

ESG Partner Project Community of Practice meeting

This project is designed to give mutuals and co-operatives a leading edge in the burgeoning ESG investment market.

7 December 2021 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

BCCM Public Affairs Committee meeting

The BCCM Public Affairs Committee is being formed to coordinate the sector’s activities and provide feedback for the BCCM on policy and advocacy matters in the lead-up to the next election cycle.

8 December 2021 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Social Care Community of Practice

Invitation only. The next Social Care Community of Practice will be held on Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm AEDT.

9 December 2021 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Launch of the Indigenous Inclusion Report and Aboriginal Business Mini Summit

Launch of Doing Business Together, the third report in the BCCM diversity and inclusion series, on Indigenous inclusion in co-operatives and mutuals.

13 December 2021 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

ESG Partner Project webinar: Environmental sustainability in 2021

This project is designed to give mutuals and co-operatives a leading edge in the burgeoning ESG investment market.