The Coalition of National Nursing & Midwifery Organisations (CoNNMO) is made up of more than 54 national nursing and midwifery organisations in an alliance to work collectively to advance the nursing and midwifery profession to improve health care.

The Coalition represents the national interests of nurses and midwives in all sectors of the health profession, and comprise specialist national nursing and midwifery organisations from many different areas of practice. With primary funding support from the Australian Government Department of Health, the Coalition meets face to face twice a year.

Latest News


CoNNMO National Priorities launched today!

Media Release: Friday 19 May 2017

NMBA News: April 2017

The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia newsletter with important information relevant to regulation and professional practice of nursing and midwifery in Australia. View here.

ACSQHC E-News: March 2017

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC) latest news on safety and quality in health care. View here.

NPS MedicineWise

The NPS MedicineWise website provides all the latest news, health information and evidence about medicines, medical devices and current health topics. View here.

National Practice Standards for Nurses in General Practice

New national practice standards for nurses working in general practice have been released. The project to develop standards, which was funded by the federal Departmnet of Health, was led by the Australian Nursing & MIdwifery Federation Federal Office in partnership with the University of Wollongong's School of Nursing and Midwifery. The standards cover professional practice, nursing care, general practice environment, and collaborative practice. View here.



For a complete list of 2017 conferences of interest to member organisations. Click here to view Calendar