National Conference and LiFE Awards

The National Suicide Prevention Conference is the the premier, multidisciplinary, educational event in the suicide prevention sector and provides a platform for the exchange of ideas to help achieve our agenda of halving suicides in Australia over the next ten years.


9 May 2016

Standing beneath an azure blue sky in the shadow of the caterpillar, from the first opening comments by SPA Ambassador Tom Calma and right throughout the conference I was reminded of the importance of the connection to country and of the deep and enduring power of family and kinship. 

1 May 2016

Head of Communications to travel to UK to learn international lessons on stakeholder engagement and communications.

1 February 2016

We would love to hear from you about any individuals and/or organisations that are working hard each day to build resilience and prevent suicide in communities across Australia.


24 July 2016 to 27 July 2016

Chairman Murray Bleach says of the conference being held in Canberra, "This is not only a chance to get together and challenge each other on what works and what doesn't in suicide prevention, but a fantastic opportunity to raise the profile of our shared priorities with political leaders in our nation’s capital.” Register today.