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Vale Frederick Peter Christian KAAD, OBE

Vale Frederick Peter Christian KAAD, OBE

Heartfelt thoughts go to Gaynor Kaad, to her sisters Amanda and Deborah, and to the family of our long serving Patron, Fred Kaad OBE, who passed away this morning, 9 February 2021. The Papua New Guinea Association of Australia salutes Fred, a former District Commissioner/Kiap, film star and respected lecturer at the Australian School of Pacific ...

Great Australian Medical Moments – Pt2 – Dr Michael Alpers and Kuru

ABC’s Nightlife with Suzanne Hill on 28 December 2020 featured a fascinating interview with Emeritus Professor Robert Clancy – Clinical immunologist (pioneer in a field known as mucosal immunology) and author of the forthcoming book, ‘The Long Enlightenment: Australian science from its beginning to the mid 20th century’, and Dr Peter Hobbins – Historian of ...

Major General the Hon. Michael Jeffery AC, AO(Mil), CVO, MC (Retd)    by Max Uechtritz

Major General the Hon. Michael Jeffery AC, AO(Mil), CVO, MC (Retd) by Max Uechtritz

  SYDNEY –A great Australian, former governor-general, Major-General Michael Jeffery AC GCL CVO MC, died on Friday at the age of 83. General Jeffery had a close association with Papua New Guinea as the last Australian commanding officer of 2 PIR and as co-patron of the Papua New Guinea Association of Australia (PNGAA) since 2003. He had two ...

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – 1 MAY 2021

The 70th Annual General Meeting of the Papua New Guinea Association of Australia, Incorporated will be held in Sydney on Saturday, 1 May 2021 at the Hornsby RSL, 4 High Street, Hornsby, NSW, commencing at 11:30 am. If you are mailing your proxy, please ensure that it is received by the Returning Officer, PNGAA, PO Box ...

PNGAA Events Schedule

PNGAA Events Schedule

As we are all aware with current circumstances, anything could change before events. The PNGAA will be guided by government advice on gatherings, and any changes to events will be advised as required. Please keep an eye on our social media and your emails for any updates. Current Event View SYDNEY:  AGM – 1 May 2021 Click here PERTH:  Christmas ...

Guest Speaker at Sydney Christmas Lunch - Michael Were of Open Heart International (OHI)

Guest Speaker at Sydney Christmas Lunch – Michael Were of Open Heart International (OHI)

We are delighted that Mr Michael Were has accepted an invitation to be the guest speaker at our Sydney Christmas Lunch on Sunday 6 December 2020. Michael is General Manager of Open Heart International (OHI), an organisation that, for over 25 years now, has been providing medical teams delivering medical services to a range of countries ...

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