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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Club Talk

KCCE back on board at Westfield Knox

By Sally Dusting-Laird The Knox Community Chess Enthusiasts are back at Westfield Knox! The COVID-19 pandemic hit everyone in Victoria like a hurricane in 2020 and that included the KCCE members who met weekly at the Westfield Knox community space but...

The ties that bind us all

The Filipino Association of Monash (FAM) is a new cultural club at Monash University in Clayton established in 2019. Before the club’s establishment, despite the large presence of Filipino students in the university and the broader Melbourne community, there...

Australian children’s book translated into Filipino

“My body! What I say goes!” is a children’s book written to empower and teach children about personal body safety, feelings, safe and unsafe touch, private parts, secrets and surprises, consent and respectful relationships. The book is among others...

Getting through to a post-COVID world together

When the COVID-19 restrictions tightened, the Knox Community Chess Enthusiasts (KCCE) at Westfield Knox and Rowville Library were forced to pause play along with the rest of Victorians. The stimulating social outlet for many retirees and shopping husbands was shut...

Triskelion International of Victoria participates in Clean Up Australia Day

As part of an annual tradition to help save Mother Earth, the Triskelion International of Victoria Australia Inc. (TIVAI) participated in the Clean Up Australia 2020 community activity at The Newport Park, The Gatehouse and the surrounding riverbanks of...

Project Juan offers support programs for underprivileged Filipinos

It started with three friends on separate trips to the Philippines. While waiting at the terminal for their separate flights, Alden Viado, Jeremiah and Jonas Guevara saw an empty shopfront and an idea to start a business. With the...

Practical tips for community event organisers

On a personal, community or professional capacity, each one of us must have had an experience of organising an event. Be it a simple birthday party or office meeting, to a large-scale milestone celebration or formal conferences or ceremonies,...

#PinayPower: Growing confidence in community

On a crisp Saturday morning in Sunshine North, a new plant nursery blasts feel-good tunes. A stream of women is greeted with bubbly mango mimosas, and homemade Filipino treats. The Sari Sari Sisterhood is in session. Founded by The Entree.Pinays...

Surgical mission treats 205 people in Camiguin

Share Me A Dream Australia Inc (SMADI) conducted another successful surgical mission in the Philippines between 21 and 24 November. The mission was held in Mahinog, Camiguin and completed in partnership with Maharlika Charity Foundation, Inc led by the...

Research Forum on the Philippines boosts Filipino-Australian academic community

By Cristina Lazo The annual International Research Forum on the Philippines (IRFP) has been forging education and research links between the Philippines and Australia for seven years in a row. The IRFP, a joint initiative of the Filipino-Australia Student Council (FASTCO)...
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