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Australian bushfires: Where to get information

The Philippine Times has compiled the following list to assist those who are concerned about the devastating bushfires around Australia. These were sourced out from Australian Federal and State websites. Information on current bushfire...

Bushfire impacting Filipinos in Australia – help needed

Many people across East Gippsland have been able to return to their homes since 5 January due to the opening of the main roads and safer conditions due to three days of rainfall. Although one Filipino has...

Four Filipino properties severely damaged in Australian bushfires

Filipinos around the world have been concerned about reports of Filipinos that have been evacuated and lost their homes. The Philippine Times has been in regular contact with Jerson Baladjay of Samahang Pilipino sa Gippsland (SPAG), and...

A State of Disaster – Hell on Earth

Filipinos around the world are watching closely at the devastation caused by the bushfires in South Eastern states of Australia. Many Filipinos in Victoria and New South Wales have received messages of concern...

Filipinos organise bushfire relief goods for East Gippsland

Various groups – Gawad Kalinga Australia, Council of Australian Filipino Organisations of Victoria (CAFOVI), Filipino Community Council of Victoria (FCCVI) and Rowena Hansen have organised various drop off points around Melbourne for the collection of non-perishable goods....

2019: The year that was

2019 came to an end, giving way to a new year—which means renewed hopes and seeing new challenges. But 2019 was not just a date in the calendar that went by for nothing. Just like the yesteryears,...

Australia’s first Rizal Park to host a united community gathering for Rizal Day

The Commemoration of the Execution of Dr. Jose Rizal will be held on Sunday, 29th December 2019 from 10 am to 3 pm at Rizal Park in Ballarat. This special occasion marks the 20th anniversary since the park’s inauguration...

Mobile Consular Mission for Melbourne 20-24 January 2020

The Philippine Embassy has announced that an online appointment system will be implemented for passport applications for the Mobile Consular Mission to Melbourne on 20-24 January 2020. There is no charge for securing an online appointment.

Filipino social media influencers meet up in Sydney

Some of Sydney's rising young social media stars got together for a night of fun, networking, meet and greet and celebration at The Carter on O'Connell Street in Sydney on December 14.  The first-ever...

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...
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426 Filipino crew members stranded on ship in Port Melbourne, hundreds more in Sydney & Perth

426 Filipinos crew members are currently on the Golden Princess at Station Pier in Port Melbourne, and...
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Latest update on COVID-19 cases worldwide

updated: 1 April 2020, 10.00 pm AEDTSource: https://ncov2019.live/ Australia has now recorded a total of 4,862 positive cases of COVID-19...

Visa tips during the Coronavirus crisis

The travel restriction pertaining to banning non-citizens and non-residents from entering Australia has a variety of effects on temporary visa holders who...

Latest visa updates affecting travellers to and from Australia amid COVID-19 pandemic

To all our kababayans confused about who and what to follow amidst this ongoing pandemic we are all experiencing, please see below...

One-stop-shop online directory for all Australian COVID-19 and Telehealth clinics

Australians now have access to a single, one-stop-shop directory website to find all relevant information relating to nationwide COVID-19 clinics, pop up...