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Thursday, August 13, 2020

Community

ADOLP to attend International Pilgrim Congress

NAGA CITY 16TH SEPT AND 17TH SEPT The Australian Devotees of Our Lady of Penafrancia has recevied an invitation from Archbishop Leonardo Legaspi to attend the International Pilgrims Congress on Sept 16-17 2010 at the Penafrancia Basilica, Naga...

Fiesta Management Committee members get fresh mandate

By ALICE GREGORIO-NICOLAS Out-of-court settlement, $6,525; Fiesta profit $5,000 MELBOURNE--Around 130 Filipino-Australians, feeling the chill of Sunday winter braved the cold weather to cast their votes in last Sunday's election of Management Committee Members held at the Philippine Community Centre in...

FCCVI, PAFI holds Philippine Independence Ball

VIEW ALL PHOTOS DURING THE 112th PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE DAY BALL Around 350 attended the Philippine Independence Ball spearheaded by the Filipino Community Council of Victoria (FCCVI) and the Philippine-Australian Foundation (PAFI) last 5 June at the Millenium Reception and Function...

UPAAA-NSW holds seminar on Philippine wildlife conservation

The University of the Philippines Alumni Association of Australia - New South Wales Chapter (UPAAA-NSW) commemorates its 30th anniversary with a Seminar Series on a wide range of topics. The first of the Series was on “Skilled Migration and...

Wright, Byrne win 2009 Miss and Mrs Philippine Fiesta of Victoria

Story and photos by ELENA CLASICAS Kathleen Wright and Cecil Byrne were crowned Miss Philippine Fiesta of Victoria 2009 and Mrs Philippine Fiesta of Victoria 2009, respectively during the final judging of all candidates and coronation of winners for the...

Anglican Church leader visits Sydney

One of the leaders of the Episcopal (Anglican) Church in the Philippines has recently come to visit Sydney, Australia to promote the work of the religious church. The Anglican Church in the Philippines' Prime Bishop Edward Malecdan visited the...

Filipino seniors meet with Federal Minister for Ageing Justine Eliott

Various Filipino Senior Citizens Associations got a chance to socialise and discuss shared issues with the Federal Minister for Ageing Justine Eliott during the community forum on December 4 at the Penrith City Library Theatrette. Among those who attended the...

CPCA celebrates 18 years of service to Filipino Australian community

By GLORIA SEIBEL/NORMINDA VILLANUEVA The Center for Philippine Concerns Australia inc (CPCA) celebrated its 18th Anniversary with dinner at RSL Dandenong on 23 October 2009. The founding members, community leaders, volunteers and parliamentarians gathered to celebrate the organisation’s years...

Sydney press releases statement on Maguindanao violence

The horror of the kidnap and murder of more than 50 Filipinos in the Mindanao province of Maguindanao shook not only the Philippines, but also the international community. Filipino groups in Sydney has condemned the allegedly politically-motivated violence which took...

Rain can’t dampen Pinoys’ Philippine Fiesta

Heard, saw, felt By ALICE GREGORIO-NICOLAS All set to go for the 2009 Philippine Fiesta--bigger and better venue and all Pinoys from north, west, south, east were raring to show Australians how we celebrate Fiesta. There was pride, konting yabang, because...
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Philippine Airlines to operate two special flights from Sydney to Manila

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Around 290 passengers fly home on special flight from Melbourne to Manila

Philippine Airlines in cooperation with the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs, and the Philippine Consulate in Melbourne successfully coordinated a special flight...

TFC Asia Pacific partners with regional organisations to deliver service for overseas Filipinos

The Filipino Channel (TFC) Asia Pacific echoes the ABS-CBN worldwide call to be in service of the Filipino through information, entertainment and...

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Filipino aged care worker battling COVID-19 in a Melbourne hospital, says ‘I can’t breathe’

A 48-year-old Filipino who works as a Personal Care Attendant at the coronavirus plagued Estia Aged Care Facility in Ardeer has been...