Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre

Join us for an EXTRAORDINARY event! Register to attend the Arbonne Advantage Conference 2018 on the Gold Coast and get ready to BE whatever you want to BE!


BE Limitless

It’s time to unleash your limitless potential and be whatever you want to be at our annual Arbonne Advantage Conference 2018! Join us from 16th–18th August on the Gold Coast for three jam-packed days of trainings, inspiring guest speakers, special events, new product experiences, and so much more.

BE Motivated

Did you know that by attending AAC, you set your business up for increased success in the 6 months that follow?*


AAC attendees earned 8.5x more in Overrides, Commissions and Bonuses in the 3 months after AAC.


Average Central District volume per AAC attendee is 40% higher than average per non-attendee in the 3 months after the AAC.


Attendees were 1.32x more likely to sponsor new Independent Consultants into their business.


Attendees were 1.26x more likely to promote to the next career level in Arbonne

*Based on data gathered from Australian Independent Consultants after AAC 2017.

But it’s not all about the numbers. Hear from some of our AAC 2017 attendees and BE Motivated!


Join us and help teenage girls and boys develop the confidence to realise their true potential and B‑Extraordinary.

Get Involved:

Arbonne Charitable Foundation’s 3 km Walk

Saturday 18th August 2018 │ 6:30 a.m.–7:30 a.m. (Check-in opens at 6 a.m. at the Help Desk)

Change starts with one step. Take your first step with us and show that you’re a Champion for Change!

Join us for a 3 km walk or run through the Gold Coast’s nature area that boasts gorgeous water views. All walkers and runners are welcome.

Reserve your spot today for $40 AUD and receive a special gift for participating!

All proceeds will go to the Arbonne Charitable Foundation.

ACF Water Bottle

Get an exclusive ACF water bottle to bring along to your walk! These bottles are available for purchase with your AAC 2018 registration for just $15. Proceeds go to the ACF to support young teens.


This 26 oz thermal bottle keeps liquids cold for 24 hours and hot for 12!

All proceeds benefit the Arbonne Charitable Foundation and help empower teens!

ACF Workouts

Wear your activewear and let’s get fizzical! Join in one or more of our wellness workouts and help raise money for the ACF!


16th August

7:30 AM–8:30 AM
9:00 AM–10:00 AM
Boot Camp
10:30 AM–11:30 AM
12:00 PM–1:00 PM
1:30 PM–2:30 PM
Body Blast
3:00 PM–4:00 PM
4:30 PM–5:30 PM
Body Tone

Book in your workout session via your online AAC 2018 registration. Spaces are limited so be quick!


Our Instructors


Michelle Vann, Boot Camp

Michelle has been involved in the fitness industry for nearly 18 years, having studied fitness, sport and outdoor recreation. Michelle enjoys motivating others and sharing her passion to help people on their journey. She will be leading the group in a fun HIIT workout, finishing with a Pilates session for a good stretch! The session is sure to be fun, with a few games thrown in for some healthy competition.


Jodie Healy, Dance

For the last three years a group of Consultants from all the different nations in Australia have come together over video conference to learn a flash mob routine. Led by ERVP Jodie Healy, join us in rehearsing this year’s dance as part of the Arbonne Charitable Foundation Be Fizzical Day, and be ready to break into the flash mob routine when you hear the music played at our cocktail party!


Kali Holland, Zumba-Inspired Workout

Kali has worked in the fitness industry for over 10 years as a personal trainer and fitness instructor in GRIT, CXWORX, Zumba, and TRX classes. After retiring from the industry in November last year, Kali is now fully focused on growing her Arbonne business as a partnership with her husband, Dallas. Kali’s session will be a Zumba-flavoured Latin dance workout. You definitely don’t need to be able to dance for a fun time. Just bring your excitement and laughter along!


Emily Gilles, Body Tone

Emily Gilles has worked in the fitness industry for 18 years, starting as a BodyJam instructor at only 16 years of age back in New Zealand. She is a Les Mills National master trainer and presenter and has taught classes and held personal training and managerial roles around the world. Emily has a degree in physical education and sports science, specialising in an integration of holistic nutrition and fitness with clients. This is where the 30 Days to Healthy Living Program comes in! Emily has been with Arbonne for 2 years, and her goal is to be an RVP by AAC!


Suzie Aaron, Yoga

Suzie is a yoga teacher, mum, Regional Vice President, and lover of guacamole, coffee and good conversations. She has been practising yoga for a decade and has completed her 250+ hour yoga teacher training in the Vinyasa style. Suzie believes the practise of yoga is simple: Be yourself. She believes that showing up for yourself is one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself. She’s passionate about encouraging others to move, breathe, feel, and heal on and off their yoga mats. She hopes that her students walk away with a little nugget of wisdom about themselves and humanity each practise.


Claire Barker-Hemings, Body Blast

Originally a Londoner, Claire Barker-Hemings now lives in Melbourne, Australia. Having a passion for dance and movement from a very young age, dance has always been a big part of Claire’s life. She found it a natural step to teach dance to others, from baby ballerinas to adults, and then found herself stepping into the world of group fitness. She feels there is nothing better than to head up a pumping, sweaty and slightly intense workout with a group of fun-loving people. With Claire’s Body Blast workout, you’ll get a total body workout, mixing resistance exercises and cardio training, that is guaranteed to get your heart racing as well as put a big smile on your face!


Leanne Mollison, Pilates

Leanne was a professional contemporary dancer for many years with leading companies throughout Australia and San Francisco. While performing she also taught Pilates and choreographed. Her Pilates career spans 25 years and in 2005, Leanne opened Queen St Pilates Studio in South Australia. In 2010, she created the first SA accredited Teacher Training Course in both Mat and Equipment Work, and in 2017, she became a Tensegrity Training Provider. Leanne also began her Arbonne International journey in August 2008 as an Independent Consultant. She is extremely passionate about educating people in all areas of health and wellness. She truly believes it is her calling in life to educate people so they can be the best version of themselves, inside & out.


BE Inspired

Sit back, relax and BE Inspired by our amazing lineup of speakers at AAC 2018. Hear from industry experts, leaders in business and motivational trailblazers, as they share their stories, advice and inspiration. Bring a pen and paper because you're not going to want to miss a word of what they have to share! Speakers to be announced soon, so stay tuned!

Keynote Speaker


Shama Hyder

Shama Hyder is a visionary strategist for the digital age, a web and TV personality, a bestselling author, and the award-winning CEO of The Marketing Zen Group — a global online marketing and digital PR company. She has aptly been dubbed the “Zen Master of Marketing” by Entrepreneur Magazine and the “Millennial Master of the Universe” by As a result of her success, Shama has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the prestigious Technology Titan Emerging Company CEO award. She was named one of the “Top 25 Entrepreneurs under 25” by Business Week in 2009, one of the “Top 30 Under 30” Entrepreneurs in America in 2014 by Inc. Magazine, and the Forbes “30 Under 30” list of movers and shakers for 2015.

Watch this video to hear a message from Shama.

Iain Pritchard
Independent Consultant
Executive National Vice President UK

A property developer and interior designer, Iain joined Arbonne in January 2008, just after its UK launch. Iain is a four-time NVP Challenge Trip achiever and Million Dollar All-Star. This four-wide ENVP is also a top income earner in the UK and has been a member of the prestigious leadership council. Iain truly believes when you treat Arbonne as a serious business, it pays you as one. He’s passionate about adding value to others, developing leaders, and showing others how to live a life of endless possibilities.


Debbie Neal
Independent Consultant
Executive National Vice President US

Debbie was a successful corporate trainer, but she found herself wanting more out of life. She started her Arbonne business in 2006 and blazed a trail of opportunities and choices for her family. Today Debbie is a five-time NVP challenge Trip achiever, Million Dollar All-Star, ACE achiever, member of the Leadership Council, and a top 15 Income Earner in the U.S. This four-wide Executive National Vice President is passionate about sharing the gift of Arbonne with as many people as possible. Her positive attitude and commitment to growing a balanced business are pillars of her success.

AAC 2017 Speakers

General Sessions


AM Tara Green

Be Pure


ENVP Iain Pritchard

Be The Example


NVP Nicole Chugg

Be Fearless


ENVP Kari Burke

Be Uniquley You


ERVP Michelle Sutherland

Be a Social Entrepreneur


RVP Nicole Barratt

Be Free


ERVP Alesha Wanders

Be Phygital


ERVP Sarah Tuatoko

Be Future Focused


ERVP Sharlene Brewer

Be Committed


RVP Felixa Boyd

Be District Dreamin'


ENVP Stuart Armfield

Be Thriving


NVP Lisa Gill

Be a DMO Pro


NVP Tamlyn/Andrew Samuel

Be a Leader


NVP Kelly Budnick

Be a Sponsoring Superstar Panel


ENVP Scott Campell

Be a Sponsoring Superstar Panel


ENVP Felicia Pulitano

Be a Sponsoring Superstar Panel


ERVP Lucy Crighton

Be a Sponsoring Superstar Panel

VP Training

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ERVP Jodi Robertson

Qualities of Arbonne Leader


NVP Katrina Andrew

Building Regions


ENVP Iain Pritchard

Be Relentless


ENVP Debbie Neal

Don’t Get Complacent

DM/AM Training


NVP Janine Harbrow

Building Based on Personality


RVP Bianca Bailey

No Excuses


ENVP Emily Paech

Build Belief with Purpose

All Consulant Power Hour


RVP Tracey and Tony Clark

The First 30


RVP Jodie Healy

Getting to DM


ERVP Amanda Martin

Importance of Goal Setting and Personal Activity

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ERVP Emma Matthews

Prepare for Impact

Expand Your Business Session


ERVP Kristy Davis

RE9 Advanced Brightening & the Taiwan Opportunity


NVP Danielle Moore

The Importance of a Strong Support Network


NVP Penny Pellier-Cuit

Healthy Living Inside & Out for a Balanced Business

The Agenda


16th August

7:00 AM–7:30 AM
Registration - VP's Only
7:00 AM–7:00 PM
Arbonne Experience
7:00 AM–8:00 AM
Arbonne Boutique VP Only Shopping Hour
7:30 AM–7:00 PM
7:00 AM–8:00 AM
Arbonne Boutique Pre-Shop - VP's Only
8:00 AM–7:00 PM
Arbonne Boutique
8:30 AM–10:30 AM
Break Out Session - Vice President Training
11:00 AM–12:15 PM
Break Out - AM/DM Training Session 1
12:45 PM–2:00 PM
Break Out - AM/DM Training Session 2
7:00 PM–11:00 PM
VP Gala Dinner


17th August

6:30 AM–9:00 AM
8:00 AM–11:30 AM
Doors open 7:45AM
Morning Conference Sessions
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Main Session Break
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Arbonne Experience
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Arbonne Boutique
11:45 AM–1:00 PM
All Consultant Power Hour
2:30 PM–5:30 PM
Doors Open 2:15PM
Afternoon Conference Sessions
5:30 PM–7:00 PM
Arbonne Experience
5:30 PM–7:00 PM
Arbonne Boutique


18th August

6:30–7:30 AM
ACF Walk
8:30 AM–11:30 AM
Doors open 8:15AM
Morning Conference Sessions
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Main Session Break
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Arbonne Experience
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Arbonne Boutique
11:45 AM–12:30 PM
VP's Shama Hyder VIP Strategy Session
12:30 PM–2:00 PM
Expand Your Business Training
2:30 PM–5:00 PM
Doors Open 2:15PM
Afternoon Conference Sessions
8:30 PM–11:30 PM
Be Brilliant White Party
*Agenda is subject to change at any time.

Survival Kit

Get your Survival Kit and BE Nourished while you’re at AAC 2018! The Survival Kit has everything you need to keep you going through your jam-packed days at AAC.


The kit includes:

2 x individual Arbonne Essentials® Energy Fizz Sticks – Citrus

2 x individual Arbonne Essentials Energy Fizz Sticks – Pomegranate

2 x sachets Arbonne Essentials Meal Replacement Shake – Vanilla

2 x sachets Arbonne Essentials Meal Replacement Shake – Chocolate

1 x Shea Butter Moisturizing Lip Balm

1 x Shea Butter Hand Cream

2 x individual Arbonne Essentials Protein Snack Bars – Dark Chocolate & Sea Salt Flavour

2 x individual Arbonne Essentials Protein Snack Bars – Cranberry & Pumpkin Seed Flavour

1 x limited Edition Shaker Cup

Purchase the Survival Kit when you register online.

Price: $50 AUD


Want to be part of the big screen action at AAC?

Simply post about AAC anytime before or during the event using the hashtag #AAC2018 or #IWantToBeAtAAC and tag us @ArbonneAUNZ on social for your chance to be featured!




“I want to be… at AAC” - Fill the blank and WIN!

BE amazed, BE moved, BE curious! We want to hear what you want to BE at AAC! Let us know for your chance to win back your AAC 2018 registration fee

I want to be Motivated at AAC so I can take my business to the next level in 2018!

The Prize:

We are giving you the chance to win back your AAC2018 registration fee!

How to enter:

Simply fill in the blank “I want to be… at AAC” and tell us in your social post what you want to be at AAC and why. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #IWantToBeAtAAC and tag us @Arbonneaunz for your chance to win!

Terms & Conditions:

The post must be made in Facebook or Instagram, and be tagged with #IWantToBeAtAAC. Competition opens on 1st May 2018 and closes at 11.59 p.m. AEST on the 18th of August 2018. Winners will be contacted shortly after the competition closes via social media.


Want some cool social media assets to take your #AAC2018 posts top the next level? Download our Photofy app and get access to our exclusive AAC 2018 Photofy templates that you can use to create stand-out social media posts.




Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre

Corner Gold Coast Highway and TE Peters Drive, Gold Coast, QLD, 4218, Australia


BE Savvy with your AAC 2018 accommodations! We have scored some great deals with hotels on the Gold Coast. Take advantage of their offers when booking your accommodations for 2018.

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GCCEC has a large number of undercover car spaces available for short-term parking.

The GCCEC’s car park entrance is at the northern end of the building, accessible from traffic lights off the Gold Coast Highway and the main driveway off TE Peters Drive.

For all parking FAQs, please visit


BE travel smart and fly your way to AAC with some fantastic deals with Virgin Australia. Arbonne Independent Consultants will receive 8% off the advertised price of Australian Domestic flights (excluding promotional fares).

To take up the offer please email Stephen at and provide the following information:

Subject: Arbonne AAC Flights


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The Gold Coast Airport is just 20 minutes south of the GCCEC with regular flights from all capital cities and some Queensland regional centres.

Regular bus and shuttle services are available from Gold Coast Airport to Broadbeach.

For further information, please visit


Discover Arbonne Event

Invite your guests to join us on Wednesday 15th August to learn more about Arbonne and all the ways they can unleash their limitless potential. This is a chance for your prospects to get to know our products and understand the Arbonne difference. BE Inspired with fantastic guest speakers, BE Motivated by their incredible stories of success, and BE Limitless in the potential to reach new heights with Arbonne!

For more information click here.

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