Unconventional Conventions and Convention Travel Merger

For the past 10 years, Convention Travel has managed the travel arrangements exclusively for Unconventional Conventions delegates. In July 2018, the two businesses merged into one organisation; Unconventional Conventions. We are in the process of updating our website to our new domain: In this process, all staff emails will change to the new address, […]

Photography and Art exhibitions

by Mark Cunich and Lynne Podgorski An exhibition of photographs and paintings inspired by an Unconventional Conventions journeys over the past few years. From the Spice Islands to Antarctica,  and from Mongolia to the Kimberley – this exhibition covers a range of colourful landscapes and portraits. This exhibition is part of the Greenwich Art Trail, which […]

What could Patagonia and the Kimberley possibly have in common?

On a recent 4-wheel-drive trip in the East Kimberley, it struck me that there were some common themes there and in Patagonia. Bear with me. Our whole outback adventure was inspired by my husband’s dream to see the Bungle Bungles. We hurtled down the lovely smooth Great Northern Highway to the Purnululu National Park turn […]

Back in Cuba and Guatemala

In June 2017, we returned to Cuba and Guatemala for the 70th Unconventional Conventions conference. We followed the same journey as we’d made in 2010 and 2011, and not much has changed. Mojitos, dancing, colourful markets, ancient ruins…. it brought back a lot of great memories.  

Qantas airfare sales to South America

Qantas has currently got amazing sales on return flights to South America. 

Register for our Patagonia 2018 conference today, and then book the qantas flights before 6 June to take advantage of these sales. PATAGONIA 2018


An exhibition of photographs and paintings inspired by an Unconventional Conventions journey through the Spice Islands.

By Mark Cunich & Lynne Podgorski

International WONCA Rural Conference

Unconventional Conventions will be attending the International WONCA conference with a stall featuring details of all the Unconventional Conventions 2017 and 2018 conferences. Please drop by to say hello and to collect a brochure.