SCA (Vic) Principal's Retreat Banner.png

CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021 Principal's Retreat Changing The Game 

Registrations for the annual CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021 Principal's Retreat are open!


Join us on Thursday 20th May - Sunday 23rd May at the CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021SCA (Vic) Principals Retreat 
which will be held at RACV Goldfields Resort Exclusively available to SCA (Vic) members who are GMs, CEOs, Directors and Principals of Strata Management Businesses, this major event brings the opportunity for you to share your experiences and ideas within the industry with your peers.


Whether you are in need of a getaway, or simply a detox from the year that was 2020, the Principal's Retreat experience is for you. It will open your eyes to new levels of possibilities for yourself and your business.

CPD: 8 Points


COVID-19 and the impact to organisations
The global pandemic has had a large impact across all organisations. We will analyse emerging and future trends and share case studies of those who have survived successfully with strategies and key learnings.


ACCC Northern Australia Insurance Inquiry
With the recommendation for OC Managers to be remunerated by Owner Corporations only, we will discuss the risk of insurance premiums being outlawed and how firms should position themselves.

OC Act Changes
There are long overdue changes coming – some good and some not so good. Understand what the changes are and how these changes will affect OC Management Firms.
Victoria State Election

Scheduled to be held on 26 November 2022 to elect the 60th Parliament of Victoria. We want to know what you want from this so we can begin the lobbying to Government to ensure it has impact and response.
SCA (Vic) Strategy and Structure

The board is setting the 3 year strategy and aligning with the national strategy. We want to get your input on SCA (Vic)'s identity, what we want to be as an association and how we incorporate owners.

Influence of Online Reviews
Reviews have never been so important or influential. We will discuss how they are impacting consumer decision making on the business.

Contract of Appointment
As an industry we need to assert the need for some guarantee of tenure with the ability to assign CoA’s to underpin the value of our businesses. We will be unpacking some of the clauses in the CoA.

Strata Competency Workforce Framework
Our new education team will explain the importance, the process and “call to action”. 

Strata as a Career
Discussion around the attributes and knowledge a successful OC Manager possess and how we attract new entrants to the Strata Industry to increase talent pool and meet industry needs.




Cost Principals: $1,200 inc GST
Inclusion: 2 day educational program, 3 social dinners including drinks and 18 Hole Round of golf on Sunday per person 
*Please note accommodation is not included in this cost 

Cost Partners: $400 inc GST 
Inclusion: This ticket is for a spouse of a Principal attendee. It includes 3 social dinners and beverages
*Please note accommodation is not included in this cost




For accommodation bookings at RACV Goldfields Resort please call directly on 03 5345 9602 and quote accommodation block code 9801564 or book online here to ensure reservations are attached to the event.

​Discount applies to phone and email bookings




Delegate Type:

The CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021 Principal’s Retreat is exclusively open to SCA (Vic) Members who hold the position of General Manager, CEO, Director or Principals of a Strata Management Company. Strata Services (Suppliers) Members who are not Sponsors of SCA (Vic) and non members are not able to register for the Principal’s Retreat. Delegates must be employed by an owners corporation management firm that holds membership with Strata Community Association (Vic).


Close of registration:

Registrations close on the 23 April 2021.


Cancellation policy and transfers:

  • Before 30 April 2021, 100% refund

  • Between 1 May 2021 and 7 May 2021, 75% refund

  • After 8 May 2021, 100% cancellation fees apply. Transfers will be accepted up to one (1) week prior to the Principal’s Retreat commencement and are subject to the outlined “Delegate Type” criteria.


All cancellations and transfers will incur an administration fee of $50 and must be received in writing to SCA (Vic) by emailing


Cancellation due to Government Directives:

If the booking is cancelled by either party at any time due to the event not being permitted in the form originally planned under any State or Federal Government law, regulation or direction in force at the time of the event relating to the COVID-19 pandemic, SCA (Vic) will retain the fees to use towards a new event date. If the delegate is unable to attend the new date, SCA (Vic) will refund all monies paid, provided the delegate advises SCA (Vic) within a reasonable period of time prior to the event. If a new event date is not achievable then SCA (Vic) will refund all monies paid to it by the delegate.



The Information Privacy Act 2009 provides that, before your name and contact information can be published on the CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021 Principal’s Retreat list, for distribution to fellow delegates or any other party, you must give your consent. If you DO NOT wish to have your name, address and details included in the list of delegates please indicate by emailing


SCA (Vic) takes reasonable steps to ensure your personal information is not exposed to misuse, loss or unauthorised access. At any event held by SCA (Vic), your image may be photographed or filmed at any time throughout the event. We may use, publish or reproduce your image or recording of you in any form of published communication material to promote our services and to report on its events through its publications and resource material such as our Annual Report, Inside Strata magazine, eBulletins, website and direct


email campaigns etc. Your consent to the use of your image in full or part for any SCA or SCA (Vic) related purpose is taken to be given by attending this event. Should you not wish to have your image photographed or filmed, please contact us on


Program disclaimer:

Where a program has been released, SCA (Vic) reserves the right to alter, amend, vary or otherwise change the program at any time as circumstances dictate without further notice to registered delegates. Every effort will be made to provide a program of equivalent standard and value.


Insurance disclaimer:

Registration fees do not include insurance of any kind. It is strongly recommended that at the time you register for the CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021 Principal’s Retreat and book your travel you take out an insurance policy of your choice. The policy should include (1) loss of fees/deposit through cancellation of your participation in the Principal’s Retreat; and (2) loss through cancellation of the Principal’s Retreat. SCA (Vic) cannot take any responsibility for any participant failing to arrange his or her own insurance. SCA (Vic) does not provide insurance coverage for any accidental injuries, loss or damage for delegates at the events.


Force Majeure:

Where there is an agreement between SCA (Vic) and a Sponsor or registrant, it is automatically null and void if any events offered are cancelled due to an act of God including, but not limited to, hurricane, earthquake, flood, volcanic eruption, tornado, famine, terrorism, or war. In the event of cancellation due to an act of God neither party shall be liable for any further payments.


Accommodation Disclaimer:

A number of rooms are secured for SCA (Vic) but are subject to the participant’s direct interaction with the hotel RACV Goldfields Resort.


Unofficial Events:

SCA (Vic) will not permit any organisation to host any kind of event during or around the CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021 Principal’s Retreat which include the delegates of this event.



Suitcasing will not be tolerated at all. Any Strata Services who is not a Sponsor of The CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) 2021 Principal’s Retreat is NOT permitted to openly market products/services during the Principal's Retreat. Delegates are permitted to converse, hand out business cards/networking with other delegates. Delegates may not, however hand out any form of marketing material for products/services of their organisation and/or verbally market services and/or make appointments to meet with delegates during the Princiapl's Retreat period. Clothing branded in any way with identifying organisation logos or text is not permitted to be worn during the conference or its functions. This is applicable only to service providers and not strata managers. Breaking these terms may mean ejection from the Principal's Retreat, a fine equal to the cost of a conference sponsorship, the penalty of suspension from the next event and potential loss of membership.