24 – 26 SEP  |  QT GOLD COAST


Tuesday 24th September to Thursday 26th September 2024

We recommend arriving from Noon Tuesday, and departing on the afternoon of Friday 27th September to take full advantage of networking opportunities.

Tuesday 24th September: Kicks off from 5pm with the Excellence in Media Awards.

Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th September: CONNECT24 conference sessions each day from 8.45am to 3:45pm

Evening of Wednesday 25th September: Optional Special Dinner from 6pm featuring Tarryn Stokes. Limited tickets available and to be purchased separate to your registration.

At the QT Hotel Gold Coast

7 Staghorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217

No, you do not need to stay at the hotel to attend CONNECT24.

While your registration price does not include your accommodation, however CMAA has organised discounted pricing with the QT Hotel as part of your stay. If you would like to take advantage of these specials, please choose from the available options when booking your registration.

If you would prefer to stay off-site, the Gold Coast boasts a variety of accommodation options suitable for any budget, we recommend visiting Destination Gold Coast to find out more.

A celebration, a voyage and a transformative experience with the truth-seekers and story-tellers of the Christian Media and Arts community. It is designed to be a catalyst, helping advance our individual and collective excellence, unity, reach and influence.

Together, we gather for insight and encouragement. To glean and to impart. To celebrate and to foster.

Our focus is twofold – you, the media and arts community, and also the diverse audiences we have the privilege of engaging with.

You’ll leave refreshed and equipped with new ideas to help you and your team continue to think, create and speak well into the lives of others.

Excellence in Media Awards: formal/ cocktail, take the opportunity to get dressed up and celebrate!

Conference sessions: business casual, no suits or ties needed here.

Your registration includes the Excellence in Media Awards Dinner and morning teas and lunches on both Wednesday and Thursday of the conference.  

Yes.  Thanks to our sponsors, we have access to some funds to assist those under financial hardship.  To apply for consideration, please email your request, with evidence of need and value of financial subsidy requested to [email protected]

Yes. Simply choose the whether you are a Member or Non Member when purchasing tickets and then select “Purchase Additional Award Dinner Tickets” in Step 1

Yes. You can purchase a single day ticket for either Wednesday 25th or Thursday 26th of September to attend one day of the Conference only. Simply choose the whether you are a Member or Non Member when purchasing tickets and then select “Optional Single Day Ticket” in Step 1. You will get to select the day you would like to attend when at the checkout.

Yes, but only on Full Conference Purchases (not single award dinner, or single day ticket purchases). Get 5% for 2 tickets, 7.5% off for 3 tickets and 10% off if purchasing 4 or more tickets. Simply select the Group Ticket Buys when selecting your tickets.

Got a question you can’t find the answer to?
Please email [email protected]

Full details on ticketing refunds, exchanges and replacements, available here.