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. Browse our upcoming education and training courses or download our at a glance events and education calendar. For more information on any of our upcoming courses and events, please contact us
5 December 2023 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Australian and New Zealand perspectives on Cooperative Identity

An invitation to discuss Australian and New Zealand perspectives on co-operative identity.

29 January 2024 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Sustainable Mutual Business Community of Practice

The BCCM’s new Sustainable Mutual Business Community of Practice is a forum exclusively for BCCM members to share knowledge and practice on environmental, social and governance sustainability.

22 February 2024 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Social Care Community of Practice

The next Care Together Program Social Care Community of Practice will be held on Thursday, 22 February 2024, from 9:30 – 11:30 am AEDT.

27 February 2024 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Mutual Mindset: 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 co-operative and mutual sector.

13 March 2024

NSW Parliamentary Friends of Mutuals and Co-operatives

To be confirmed: NSW based members of the BCCM are cordially invited to attend this meeting of the NSW Parliamentary Friends of Co-operatives and Mutuals.

15 March 2024 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

The Value of Housing Co-operatives in Australia Report launch

BCCM members are invited to attend the official report launch of The Value of Housing Co-operatives in Australia, Friday, 15 March.

18 March 2024 - 21 March 2024

Reinvigorating regional Western Australia: A co-operative approach

The half-day workshops will explore rejuvenating our regional communities through the proven power of community ownership and enterprise.

19 March 2024 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Company Secretaries Forum

A forum for co-operative and mutual secretaries to raise and discuss contemporary governance issues and network with colleagues.

20 March 2024 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The Bunya Fund Showcase

Explore community ownership difference and impact and learn from groundbreaking Bunya Fund projects success stories.

21 March 2024 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Chairs’ Forum

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

28 March 2024 11:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Advancing co-op impact while upholding autonomy webinar

NCBA CLUSA and International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) conversation on cooperative identity, zeroing in on Principle 4.

5 April 2024 9:00 am - 11:00 am

National Co-operative Producers Roundtable with the Hon Dr Andrew Leigh MP

Labor’s Competition Minister, the Hon Dr Andrew Leigh MP, to address BCCM National Co-operative Competition Roundtable.