‘New Life’ is a Bible teaching conference organised by the Anglican Diocese of Armidale for the women of the New England/Northwest. New Life aims to provide quality Bible teaching to encourage women in their relationship with Jesus and equip them to serve Him in their local communities.

The theme for New Life 18 is ‘Love in hard places: Studies in the Book of Ruth’


JENNY SALT is Dean of Students, Lecturer – Pastoral Care, Preaching at Sydney Bible and Mission College. She studied and worked as a registered nurse before working as a Qantas flight attendant for nine years.

Jenny studied at SMBC (1995-1996), and has been involved in ministry at SMBC ever since. She attends St Mark’s Anglican church in Northbridge and loves seeing her family on weekends, and especially spending time with her six nieces and nephews.

MARGIE NEWMAN is a local having been in ministry in the Armidale Diocese for many years along with her husband Andrew Newman (presently Chaplain at Calrossy). She is the mother of 3 great grown up lads and teaches at Carinya Christian School.

She loves friendships, chatting with a cuppa in hand, walking, swimming, reading novels, and the great fun of kids of all ages. She has a passion for seeing children come to love and know Jesus and be changed by his Word and loves belonging to the local church family.


Carinya Christian School
25 Boronia Drive, Calala, Tamworth

Early arrivers and limited mobility drop off, please enter from Boronia Drive.
All others, please use parking entrance off Calala Lane
(look out for the Feather Flag indicators.)

Bring your Bible and a pen.
There will be facilities for nursing mothers.



7:30pm – 9:00pm
Session 1: Margie Newman

Supper (provided)


9:00am – 10:30am
Session 2: Jenny Salt

10:30am – 11 :15am
Morning tea (provided)

11 :15am – 12:30pm
Session 3: Jenny Salt

12:30pm – 1 :30pm
Lunch (pre-paid or BYO)

1 :30pm – 3:00pm
Session 4: Jenny Salt

Group registration details can be found on the link below.
Please note pre-booking is essential.
Registration is only accepted when payment is completed within these dates
(no registrations or payments can be accepted at the conference).


$20 Friday night only

$40 Saturday only

$60 Standard registration for whole event

Early bird discount of $10 applies for whole event before 12th August

BYO lunches will be given $10 discount on registration

Standard registration ends 3rd September. Registrations after this date must be made by phone and will require you to bring your own lunch


When registering as a group, your church may not appear in the list of churches. If so, register your church first then others can join the same group


If you are looking for accommodation in Tamworth during your stay for the conference please visit
Budget accommodation is available at Tamworth Bunkhouse, a partner business
Home hosting options available.


Download a printable brochure here – ideally print double sided in colour, on good quality paper.


Ph: 0490 792 919
Email: newlife@armidaleanglicandiocese.com