An alliance of religious progressives
in Australia,New Zealand and the South Pacific.

COMMON DREAMS is an alliance of Australian and New Zealand
kindred organisations which promote the study, discussion and implementation of Progressive Christian
and other progressive religious streams of thought and action.

Breaking News 

Matthew Fox announced as Keynote speaker for 2019 Common Dreams conference

Matthew Fox (b. 1940) is an internationally acclaimed spiritual theologian, Episcopal priest, and activist who was a member of the Dominican Order for 34 years. He holds a doctorate, summa cum laude, in the History and Theology of Spirituality from the Institut Catholique de Paris and has devoted 45 years to developing and teaching the tradition of Creation Spirituality, which is rooted in ancient Judeo-Christian teaching, inclusive of today’s science and world spiritual traditions; welcoming of the arts and artists; wisdom centered, prophetic, and committed to eco-justice, social justice and gender justice. 

Breaking News 

Anne Pattel-Gray announced as keynote speaker

Dr. Anne Pattel-Gray is an Aboriginal woman who is a descendant of the Bidjara/ Kari Kari people in Queensland and she is a recognised Aboriginal leader within Australia – nationally and internationally. She has dedicated her life to the struggle of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and she is a strong campaigner and lobbyist and deeply committed to seeking justice, equity and equal representation for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people.

Sacred Earth,
Original Blessing,
Common Home

Common Dreams 2019
A conference dedicated to progressive 
religious thought and action.