Mon Coloma’s works recognised during solo art exhibit in Manila

Mon Coloma’s works recognised during solo art exhibit in Manila

‘Mother Earth’, one of Mon Coloma’s creations on exhibit
Multi-awarded Filipino-Australian artist Mon Coloma was praised for his works during his recent solo art exhibition in the Philippines.
The exhibition, dubbed “Wisdom of Art” and part of the series of celebration of the 70th Philippine Australian Diplomatic Relations, was displayed on 13 – 28 July at […]

Miss Saigon musical showcases Fil-Aussie artists

Miss Saigon musical showcases Fil-Aussie artists

Miss Saigon, the popular musical which is currently showing at The Riverside Theatre in Parramatta, boasts of several talented Filipino-Australian artists in its cast.
Nigel and Jeci
The musical, which is about a destitute young woman (Kim) and an American GI (Chris) meeting and falling in love with each other at the end of the […]

PASC Gala Night, a multi-faceted event

PASC Gala Night, a multi-faceted event

By Violi Calvert
The Miss Philippines-Australia and Miss Charity Queen Australia 2017 Gala Night held on July 15 at Rooty Hill RSL was a success at many levels.
PASC Beauty Pageant Finalists 2017
In addition to PASC President Lolita Farmer and the PASC team presenting the finalists in this beauty pageant to the audience, the event also included: […]

Readers comments on Premier Mike Baird’s resignation

Readers comments on Premier Mike Baird’s resignation

By Violi Calvert
One of last week’s hottest news was NSW Premier Mike Baird announcement that he was stepping down from the state’s top post after just two years and nine months.
NSW Premier Mike Baird quits politics
The 48-year-old premier cited family reasons for his resignation.
Mr Baird’s resignation will also mean that there will be a […]

Arbitral Tribunal rules in favour of the Philippines, finds no legal basis for China’s ‘nine-dash line’

Arbitral Tribunal rules in favour of the Philippines, finds no legal basis for China’s ‘nine-dash line’

The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) convened under the United Nations Convention of the Laws of the Sea (UNCLOS) has handed down its historic and much awaited decision on Tuesday July 12.
‘Having found that certain areas are within the exclusive economic zone of the Philippines, the Tribunal found that China had violated the Philippines’ […]

PACF wipes out debt with $2.5M sale of Schofields property

PACF wipes out debt with $2.5M sale of Schofields property

The Philippine-Australian Community Foundation (PAFC) Inc. on Thursday announced that its property on Grange Avenue in Schofields has been sold for $2,500,000.
PACC building [Photo contributed by PACF]
Contracts were exchanged unconditionally on 17 July 2015 and a 10% deposit of $250,000 was paid to the agent, the announcement said, adding that settlement is due on […]

Fil-Aussie media woman, community leader Josie Musa receives Riverstone’s Local Woman of the Year award

Fil-Aussie media woman, community leader Josie Musa receives Riverstone’s Local Woman of the Year award

Josie Musa, a tireless member of the Filipino-Australian media and community leader, was awarded Woman of the Year – Riverstone by Premier Mike Baird and the Minister for Women Pru Goward in a ceremony held recently at the NSW Parliament House.
Josie Musa receives award from State Member for Riverstone Kevin Connolly
The 4th annual NSW Women […]

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