AECSD-recognised formation programs

Below are the formation programs that have applied for and received recognition as complying with the Australian Ecumenical Council for Spiritual Direction’s Contemplatively Forming Tomorrow’s Spiritual Directors: Formation Guidelines for Spiritual Directors in Australia (Revised 2016).

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QUEENSLAND

Tending the Holy: Contemplative Spiritual Direction Formation Program 
House of Prayer and Spirituality
17 Thomas Street
PIMLICO QLD 4812
P. (07) 4728 9861
E.  sdformation@tsv.catholic.org.au
 
St Francis Spiritual Direction Formation Program
The Ministry Education Commission
233 Milton Road
(PO Box 1261)
MILTON QLD 4064
P. (07) 3514 7429
E.  dkeenan@ministryeducation.org.au
 
The Art of Spiritual Direction, Stillpoint
481 Broadwater Road,
MANSFIELD, QLD 4122
Ph 0411 093 199
E. irenics@ozemail.com.au
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NEW SOUTH WALES

(Residentials held at St Joseph’s, Kincumber)
Barnabas Ministries
PO Box 3177,
MANUKA ACT 2603
P. (02) 6295 6766
E. suedunbar53@yahoo.com
 
Emmanuel Spiritual Direction Formation Program
Adamstown Uniting Church
228 Brunker Rd
Adamstown NSW 2289
P. (02) 4920 9878 
E: malcomdrake@bigpond.com
 
AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
 
 
VICTORIA
Arrupe Program
Jesuit College of Spirituality
175 Royal Parade
PARKVILLE VIC 3052
P. 03 9448 8276
E.  arrupe@jcs.edu.au
 
Siloam
Heart of Life Spirituality Centre
96 Albion Road
BOX HILL VIC 3128
P. (03) 9890 1101
E.  office@heartoflife.melbourne
 
WellSpring Centre
10 Y Street
(PO Box 300)
ASHBURTON VIC 3147
P. (03) 9885 0277
E.  info@wellspringcentre.org.au
 
The Living Well Centre for Christian Spirituality
St George’s Anglican Church
296 Glenferrie Road
MALVERN VIC 3144
P. 0412 599 456
E.  john.stewart@livingwellcentre.org.au
 
Kardia Formation Pty Ltd 
44-60 Jacksons Road
MULGRAVE VICTORIA 3170
AUSTRALIA
E. enquiries@kardia.com.au
W. www.kardia.com.au
 
TASMANIA

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Dayspring
68 Waverley Street
DIANELLA WA 6059
P. (08) 9275 3773
E.  bethr@iinet.net.au  
 
NEW ZEALAND
 

Te Wairua Mahi 

Ignatian Spirituality NZ

256 Whitecliffs Rd 1 Coalgate

Selwyn Canterbury 7673, NZ

W:www.ignatianspirituality.nz

E: info@ignatianspirituality.nz

P: +64 2 7739 7007