International Gathering 2018 FAQ

There are often many questions accompanying registrations that our team are processing when people are considering traveling to the Christian Surfers International Gathering. We have found that many email exchanges have common questions, so we are listing those in advance here. Please review this first, and if you still have a questions you can use our Facebook Group, or you can email us.

Schedule: On-site registration opens on September 23rd at 13:00, with conference beginning at diner at 18:00. The gathering ends after lunch at 14:00 on the 28th of September.

Visas: Check here first regarding visa questions:

Venue: Please visit for more information on the gathering location.

Children’s Program: There will be childcare available for grommies age 3-11. This is free as a part of your conference fees.

Meals: 15 meals will be provided, beginning with dinner on the 23rd and ending with lunch on the 28th. This is part of your gathering fees.

Council Meeting: The Council Meeting will be held on September 22nd (one day before conference begins), starting at 09:00. All National Leaders and Board Chairs should be present.

Airport Transfers: Christian Surfers is not providing airport transfers for this event. However, we will provide the names and contact info of transpo companies that you can book, and other suggested transportation alternatives (trains, car hire, etc.).

CSALT Intensive: Christian Surfers Advanced Leadership Training will explore unique areas of interest. We are offering 4 tracks - Surf Church, Groundswell Aid, Chaplaincy, and Leadership. The purpose of this additional level of training is to dive deeper into particular subjects which will only be topically covered during the main gathering. If any of these areas are of interest to you, book your time at CSALT, October 1-3.

For all other enquires and anything else not covered, please direct your questions to our Facebook Group or email