2018 Global Atheist Convention

The Atheist Foundation of Australia (AFA) is disappointed to advise that Ayaan Hirsi Ali, author of Heretic and Infidel, has withdrawn from the 2018 Global Atheist Convention in Melbourne. However, MCs for the event – the largest gathering of its kind in the southern...

Cosmic Shambles LIVE

  The Atheist Foundation of Australia is excited to announce that it will be presenting Cosmic Shambles LIVE in Australia in March/April 2017. Cosmic Shambles LIVE is a variety show that celebrates curiosity and reason, an explosion of science, comedy, music and...

Not religious any more?

As the next Australian Census approaches (9 August 2016), the Atheist Foundation of Australia (AFA) is preparing for one of its biggest and most important projects. The AFA is campaigning to encourage individuals and families to think about the importance and impact...

Churches should pay $31B in taxes

    AFA Vice-president Michael Boyd spoke with the Reverend Bill Crews on 2GB about churches paying taxes, as raised in our recent Religious Charity! What Is It Good For? Media Release. The audio can be found at this link.   By...

2016 Annual General Meeting And Committee Changes

As part of our annual AFA Committee Conference and Strategy Day, elections are held for Committee officeholders. We would like to inform members of significant changes to these. The AFA Committee of Management congratulates Kylie Sturgess on being elected unopposed as...

Christians picket abortion clinics

AFA President Michael Boyd spoke with the Reverend Bill Crews on 2GB about church groups picketing abortion clinics, as raised in our recent 40 Days for Harassment Media Release. The audio can be found at this link. By 4579456345