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Australian Federal Court sanity over citizenship issues – at long last!

Australian Federal Court sanity over citizenship issues – at long last!

STEFAN ARMBRUSTER | SBS News | If you have a similar story, contact Stefan: stefan.armbruster@sbs.com.au Like so many Australians, when Troy went to renew his Australian passport, he was told he wasn’t a citizen. Almost five years ago Troyrone (Troy) Zen Lee did what thousands of Australians do every day; applied to renew his passport. What he did ...

Kicking off a little PNG power for the Olympics and Matildas!

Kicking off a little PNG power for the Olympics and Matildas!

PNG power in Aussie Matildas! 18 year old soccer sensation Mary Fowler unleashed a 20 metre strike to score a stunning extra time goal in the Matildas Olympics 4:3 win over Great Britain to make the semi finals.  With goals by Captain Sam Kerr and Alanna Kennedy, and ‘Player of the Match – goalkeeper Teagan ...

ASEAN agriculture visa undermines Pacific Seasonal Workers Program

ASEAN agriculture visa undermines Pacific Seasonal Workers Program

A new farm work visa will be offered to residents from 10 South-East Asian countries to help Australian farmers harvest their crops. These include Indonesia, Myanmar, Vietnam, Singapore, the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Laos, Brunei and Cambodia. Jonathan Pryke, Director of the Pacific Islands Program at the Lowy Institute, says: ‘…the government is right to leave no stone ...

Join in a walk along the Kokoda Memorial Walkway, Concord (Sydney) -  Tuesday 7 September 2021 9.30am

Join in a walk along the Kokoda Memorial Walkway, Concord (Sydney) – Tuesday 7 September 2021 9.30am

Tuesday, 7 September 2021 – Kokoda Memorial Walkway Event 9.30-12nn Venue: Kokoda Memorial Walkway Killoola Street, Rhodes Park, Concord (Sydney) Registration: collection@pngaa.net or Cheryl Marvell (phone number in PNG Kundu) Join in a walk along this pleasant track which weaves along the Sydney foreshore. PNGAA has had early discussions with the Kokoda Walkway Memorial and Canada Bay Council ...

PNG Tales 3 – Coral Sea 2 Fibre Optic Cable Project with Peter Barr – 19 September 2021

PNGAA’s popular speaker series continues on 19 September 2021 with special guests – this is advance notice so put the date in your diary now and keep an eye on this site for the booking form, or email one of the contacts below for further information. All welcome! See below for event details. Speaker: Peter Barr will ...

PNG artefacts and memorabilia needed for PNGAA table at Oceanic Art Fair

PNG artefacts and memorabilia needed for PNGAA table at Oceanic Art Fair

PNGAA are sponsoring a ‘sale’ table for members at the Oceanic Art Fair in Sydney. Do you have artefacts or memorabilia that are surplus to your needs and you would like to sell? Sydney Oceanic Art Fair 2021 Date: Saturday 6 November 2021 (Please note change of date from 21 August) Time: 9am-5pm Venue: The National Art School (NAS), corner ...

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