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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 ...

Vale – Major General the Honourable Michael Jeffery, AC, AO (Mil), CVO, MC (Retd)

Vale – Major General the Honourable Michael Jeffery, AC, AO (Mil), CVO, MC (Retd) – 12 December 1937 – 18 December 2020 aged 83 years. It is with deep sadness that we advise that PNGAA Patron, Major General the Honourable Michael Jeffery, AC, AO (Mil), CVO, MC (Retd) passed away peacefully at home on Friday 18 ...

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 – 2 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 ...

Brisbane Paradise Palette – November 4 – 15, 2020

Haus Piksa This is a PNG Film Festival &Contemporary Art Exhibition curated by Don Wotton on behalf of the Tumbuna Visual Arts Assoc.  Venue: Petrie Terrace Gallery, 3/162 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane Dates: 04–15 November 2020 – all welcome More information: Don Wotton E-mail:   wottond@gmail.com  

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