Privacy Policy

This statement outlines ETAQ’s policies regarding your privacy.

ETAQ respects your right to privacy under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and is required to comply with the national privacy principles in respect of the collection of personal information from individuals.

Our Privacy Policy contains the following important information regarding your use of our website:

  • Collection of your personal information
  • Use of information
  • Disclosure of information
  • Security of your information

ETAQ may collect and hold the following personal information:

  • Your name
  • Postal address
  • E Mail address
  • School or employment location
  • Number of English teachers in a school (corporate membership only)
  • Telephone numbers

Other information which may be collected when you visit our website to read or download information, may include the nature of your enquiry, your IP address, the date and time of your visit to our site, the pages viewed and the information provided or downloaded.

Payment for event registration is supported by ANZ’s E-GATE and all credit card details are protected by an SSL security certificate. When you are taken to a page that asks for your credit card details you will see a padlock at the bottom of the server window, indicating that this page is secure.

No credit card information is recorded or stored on ETAQ’s site.

Use of information

Personal information is collected for the purpose of:

  • monitoring use of our website
  • promoting seminars, conferences, and other events
  • selling you services or products
  • processing payments

Disclosure of information

The information we collect from you is collected in the strictest confidence for the exclusive use of ETAQ. We will not sell or share this information with any third parties.

Security of your information

The information provided as part of your ETAQ membership is protected via a password, and cannot be accessed without this password. This password can be changed whenever you wish by accessing the "Update Details" function of our site

Upcoming Events

Indigenous Perspectives in the Junior Curriculum

After a work program review Town High explored ways to better embed indigenous perspectives in the year 7 program through a novella study of Black Cockatoo.  The unit became our first taste of analytical essay writing in year 7, in preparation for subsequent years.  We found greater engagement from students across the board. ...

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 16th July 2022
Venue: Town High, Townsville
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au


External Examination Preparation

Acting on feedback from last year, we will be making the materials available earlier this year. We will be running the External Examination Preparation as one package with more flexibility for schools in using these materials with students. The program will consist of three segments: Writing the analytical essay: three fully rev...

Category: Student (and teacher) Event
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 23rd July 2022
Venue: Online
Phone Enquiries: 0455464000
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au


State Conference 2022

Our state conference Writing our future celebrating teacher agency, wisdom, and community will be held on Saturday 6 August, at Lourdes Hill School, Hawthorne Road, Hawthorne. The  program is now available.  Keynotes will be presented by Dr Stewart Riddle, Associate Professor (Curriculum and Pedagogy) in the School of E...

Category: State Conference
Start Time: 8:45 AM
Date: Saturday 6th August 2022
Venue: Lourdes Hill School
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Early Career Conference 2022: Writing our future?

Writing our future? - a conference presented by and for early career teachers  on Saturday 22 October at Wynnum SHS (tbc)

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 22nd October 2022
Venue: Wynnum SHS


Writing our future in Essential English 2022

Writing our future in Essential English - a community of practice especially for teachers of Essential English on Saturday 5 November.

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 5th November 2022
Venue: To be confirmed


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