Drivers face double demerits during Easter and Anzac holidays

Drivers face double demerits during Easter and Anzac holidays "Make your trip count, don’t become a statistic", is the message from NSW Police as it launched yesterday a two-week holiday traffic blitz on the state's roads. Police said that 107 people have died on NSW…

Migrante NSW lobbies against amending Racial Discrimination Act

Migrante NSW lobbies against amending Racial Discrimination Act Migrante NSW has joined ranks with other community organisations in denouncing the proposed amendments to section 18c of the Racial Discrimination Act [...]…

APCO elects new board, initiates signature petition vs draft changes to Racial Discrimination Act

APCO elects new board, initiates signature petition vs draft changes to Racial Discrimination Act At their recent annual general meeting, affiliates and individual members of Alliance of Philippine Community Organisations (APCO) elected housing cooperatives advocate Ruben Amores as president. The other newly elected officers are: Senior Vice President – Josefina Bonto;…

Fil-Aust groups tell Federal Gov’t to “hands off to 18C”

Fil-Aust groups tell Federal Gov’t to “hands off to 18C” "Hands off to 18C" and withdraw proposed amendments to Australia's Racial Discrimination Act, said Global Filipinos Australia president Lolita Farmer OAM yesterday in a statement. The warning, addressed to the Australian Federal Government, was issued in the…

Visual arts contest on Mabini @150 opens

Visual arts contest on Mabini @150 opens Filipino youth in Australia now have another opportunity to show their artistic talents and learn more about Philippine national heroes. The Philippine Embassy in Canberra in cooperation with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA)…

Migrante NSW lobbies against amending Racial Discrimination Act

Migrante NSW lobbies against amending Racial Discrimination Act Migrante NSW has joined ranks with other community organisations in denouncing the proposed amendments to section 18c of the Racial Discrimination Act [...]…

APCO elects new board, initiates signature petition vs draft changes to Racial Discrimination Act

APCO elects new board, initiates signature petition vs draft changes to Racial Discrimination Act At their recent annual general meeting, affiliates and individual members of Alliance of Philippine Community Organisations (APCO) elected housing cooperatives advocate Ruben Amores as president. The other newly elected officers are: Senior Vice President – Josefina Bonto;…

Fil-Aust groups tell Federal Gov’t to “hands off to 18C”

Fil-Aust groups tell Federal Gov’t to “hands off to 18C” "Hands off to 18C" and withdraw proposed amendments to Australia's Racial Discrimination Act, said Global Filipinos Australia president Lolita Farmer OAM yesterday in a statement. The warning, addressed to the Australian Federal Government, was issued in the…

3 Fil-Aussies shine in 2014 NSW Premier’s Multicultural Media Awards

3 Fil-Aussies shine in 2014 NSW Premier’s Multicultural Media Awards The NSW Premier's Awards for Multicultural Media was held last night with three Filipino-Australians included in the list of finalists for Best Editorial/Commentary of the Year, Best Online Publication of the Year and Young Journalist of…

Multiculturalism champion Dr Kerkyasharian honoured

Multiculturalism champion Dr Kerkyasharian honoured Dr Stepan Kerkyasharian was toasted by dignitaries of multicultural communities, Commonwealth and State government officials, community leaders and members of the media at a gala dinner held on Tuesday, December 10, at a waterfront venue in…

Fil-Aust groups tell Federal Gov’t to “hands off to 18C”

Fil-Aust groups tell Federal Gov’t to “hands off to 18C” "Hands off to 18C" and withdraw proposed amendments to Australia's Racial Discrimination Act, said Global Filipinos Australia president Lolita Farmer OAM yesterday in a statement. The warning, addressed to the Australian Federal Government, was issued in the…

Millions of Filipinos ‘stop’ to watch Pacquiao regain title

Millions of Filipinos ‘stop’ to watch Pacquiao regain title For the second time in their careers, Filipino boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley went head-to-head. The pair met again on April 13 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas where the PacMan got…

Int’l group supports PH’s West Philippine Sea position vs China

Int’l group supports PH’s West Philippine Sea position vs China International group Centrist Democrat International (CDI) recently issued a statement condemning China's aggression in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). The The CDI's statement described China's aggressive stance as an 'open and brazen breach of…

Overseas Voting for 2016 elections

Overseas Voting for 2016 elections The Philippine Consulate General in Sydney has issued the advice that for the May 9, 2016 elections, the filing of application for registration/certification shall be from May 6, 2014 (Philippine Time) to October 31, 2015 (Philippine…

INC unveils housing, eco-farming projects for Yolanda survivors

INC unveils housing, eco-farming projects for Yolanda survivors A month after its record-breaking Worldwide Walk for those affected by typhoon Yolanda last February, Iglesia Ni Cristo Executive Minister Eduardo V. Manalo unveiled on Friday March 14, the projects it had set up for the…

Iglesia Ni Cristo’s worldwide charity walk awarded 2 world records

Iglesia Ni Cristo’s worldwide charity walk awarded 2 world records The Iglesia Ni Cristo broke two Guinness world records over the weekend for its worldwide walk for charity, an online news story from Manila reported last night. The story said that on Sunday, February 16, Guinness…

INC members walk for Haiyan survivors, aim to set new Guinness world record

INC members walk for Haiyan survivors, aim to set new Guinness world record NEWSFLASH: Feb 16 - "INC breaks Guinness record; 175,000 join benefit walk” in Manila alone.... Feb 15: Around 1,000 members of the Iglesia Ni Cristo in Sydney walked more than three kilometres this morning notwithstanding…

United in bringing hope for the New Year – with music

United in bringing hope for the New Year – with music A concert dubbed as "United – Bringing Hope in the New Year" will be held on January 12 (Sunday) at the Burwood RSL Club from 2pm. The event aims to raise funds for the survivors of…

Rugby player Sean Lynch and his unflinching passion for Typhoon Yolanda victims

Rugby player Sean Lynch and his unflinching passion for Typhoon Yolanda victims Helping out with the Typhoon Yolanda relief operations. [PRFU] By Julian Carpo & Raquel Romero As we commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio, Father of the Philippine Revolution, we celebrate the deeds of everyday heroes like…

Fil-Aussie golf star mourns loss of relatives in typhoon Yolanda

Fil-Aussie golf star mourns loss of relatives in typhoon Yolanda Filipino-Australian golf legend, Jason Day, is among the thousands of Filipinos feeling the pain of losing loved ones due to Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) [...]…

NASA Global Filipinos Goodwill Games to play Easter weekend in Sydney

NASA Global Filipinos Goodwill Games to play Easter weekend in Sydney The 38th National Australia Sports Association (NASA) Filipino Goodwill Games are playing this Easter weekend 19-20 April with Sydney-based Philippine Australia Sports & Culture (PASC) as host. The games will be formally opened at 9am on Saturday…

Millions of Filipinos ‘stop’ to watch Pacquiao regain title

Millions of Filipinos ‘stop’ to watch Pacquiao regain title For the second time in their careers, Filipino boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley went head-to-head. The pair met again on April 13 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas where the PacMan got…

Fil-Am Treat Huey in Australian Open doubles round 3

Fil-Am Treat Huey in Australian Open doubles round 3 The third round of Men's Doubles to be played today at Melbourne Park is going to be the round to watch - for the Philippine community. There are three reasons why R3 is very important [...]…

Del Potro wins 2014 Apia Sydney title

Del Potro wins 2014 Apia Sydney title Top seed Juan Martin del Potro last night grabbed the Apia International Sydney title from Bernard Tomic with an easy win. Scoring 6-3 6-1, Del Potro displayed to more than 10,000 fans who watched the…

Pironkova wins maiden title in straight sets victory

Pironkova wins maiden title in straight sets victory Bulgarian qualifier Tsvetana Pironkova topped her week's demolition job of top seeds with a brilliant straight sets victory over fifth seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany in the final of APIA International Sydney Friday night. Pironkova, world…

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