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PNGAA Scholarship Fund

PNGAA Scholarship Fund for PNG Students  The PNGAA has a scholarship fund to support secondary school students in PNG in the pursuit of their secondary education. Initial funding will support two students attending secondary school in Wewak.  In time, PNGAA aims to extend this to more students. The cost is approximately A$3,000 including boarding fees per student, and …

PNG’s KCH pays K80 Million Dividend to the State after 7 years

Papua New Guinea’s  Kumul Consolidated Holdings (KCH) has paid dividends to the State after 7- years.  The country’s Minister for State Enterprise William Duma officially handed over a dummy cheque of K80 Million Kina to Treasurer Ian Ling-Stuckey and Prime Minister James Marape this week.  The dividend amount from all state-owned companies bypasses the executive government projected …

Check your your membership expiry on the address label of the December's PNG Kundu- and renew now!

Check your your membership expiry on the address label of the December’s PNG Kundu- and renew now!

The December 2022 issue of PNG Kundu was posted out on 21 October 2022 and is about to hit members’ letterboxes or inboxes. PNGAA asks that you check your address label on the envelope for your membership expiry date and if you need to renew for 2023, please assist by doing it now. Details are in …

Sihot’e Nioge: When Skirts become Artworks Omie Tapa – Caloundra QLD

Caloundra Regional Gallery invites you to attend the launch of: Sihot’e Nioge: When Skirts Become Artworks Omie Tapa (beaten barkcloth) artists; Oro Province, Papua New Guinea Thursday 20 October 6.00 to 8.00pm Caloundra Regional Gallery, 22 Omrah Avenue, Caloundra Appetisers provided. Cash bar. Please RSVP by 13 October to secure your place https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/official-launch-of-sihote-nioge-when-skirts-become-artworks-exhibition-tickets-426994972457 Alternatively, please contact Joan Winter on email joangwinter@gmail.com. Joan …

NGAIIRE is performing in Sydney – 29 September 2022

When: 29 September 2022 Where: City Recital Hall, 2 Angel Place, Sydney 7.30pm: Jerome Blazê 8:15pm: Beckah Amani 9:20pm: Ngaiire 5 years in the making, Ngaiire is taking her third album around Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand to celebrate its release. You can expect the signature vocals, beats and costumes that have seen Ngaiire receive countless awards including …

Fundraising Quilt for PNGAA Scholarship Fund

Fundraising Quilt for PNGAA Scholarship Fund

Following a chance comment, our Western Australia member, Jill Worsley, who has previously generously supported PNGAA events in Perth, kindly offered to make another quilt as a fundraiser for the PNGAA. Community help for the PNGAA is greatly appreciated as it enables so much more to be achieved. Coincidentally the scholarship project occurred about the same …

PNGAA Melbourne gathering

PNGAA Melbourne gathering

The PNGAA Melbourne lunch on 19th November 2022 had a great turnout with  a total of 60 attendees including Kiaps, relatives, PNG locals, R&MVM members or relatives, 2/14th Battalion members, and 2/22nd Battalion members and relatives. We had attendees who made a great effort to travel, some from far and wide in country Victoria, and …

PNGAA Sydney Annual 2022 Christmas Lunch

PNGAA Sydney Annual 2022 Christmas Lunch

It is holiday time and an occasion to get together with old friends and make new ones. If you live near Sydney or are travelling there during this time, come along to the annual PNGAA Christmas lunch!   When:   SUNDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2022 Venue: North Ryde Golf Club, Twin Road, North Ryde Time: 11:30 am to 3:30 pm Cost: Meal …

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