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AE1 – Found at Last!

AE1 – Found at Last! The PNGAA congratulates Rear Admiral Peter Briggs and his team on the Fugro Survey for the successful expedition and huge achievement in locating AE1. The disappearance of AE1 was the first loss for the Royal Australian Navy and the first Allied submarine loss in World War I; a significant tragedy felt by ...

PNGAA VIC March 2018 Lunch – everyone welcome!

Date: Saturday 24 March 2018 Event: March PNGAA VIC Lunch – meet for lunch & support “Helpim Wantok” Project Venue: Caulfield RSL, 4 St Georges Rd, Elsternwick, VIC Time: 12 Noon RSVP: Friday 16 March 2018 Email: coordinator@pngaa.net Meal: Attendees to purchase their own meal from menu on the day. Approx. cost meals $19-$30. Senior meals available. RSL members can ...

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3 days ago

Kieran Nelson

This is information that Sara Turner has asked me to pass on to you which some of our members might like to consider.

Hello everyone,
Quite a lot of my role as Events Coordinator requires me to be using the computer.
So Roger & I have registered & participating in a Course for Seniors!
Others may be interested & I would recommend contacting your local areas to see if
It is available . It is a Government funded initiative.
PS It’s just taken me weeks to be able to actually send you this!
A mixture of new laptop, changing to Telstrar etc.
But now getting there.
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Always wanted to do a Seniors course. Thank you

5 days ago

Julianne Ross Allcorn

Congratulations is called for#WOWAwards
Finalist in the IBBM Young Achiever Award 2017-18.
Crystal Kewe, 19, is the co-founder and chief technical officer of Crysan Technology, an IT company specialising in the development of custom-built enterprise applications and mobile apps.
As Crysan's lead software engineer, Crystal has developed some of the most complex management information systems in PNG for a number of clients including the government.
In recognition of her expertise and thought leadership role in this industry, Crystal has been invited to present to the PNG APEC Secretariat on bridging the digital divide.
She co-founded the company with her father in 2014 when she was just 15, and is completely self-taught. She can program in several languages and has set internationally-recognised standards of transparency and good governance. Her drive and commitment, underpinned by her humility, show her to be an unconventional success story.
Photo of Crystal taken from PNG ICT Meri webpage.
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Congratulations is called for


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Awesome Congratulations leva

Good to see PNG ppl getting these awards... and a good job with it, hopefully! Go Crystal!

4 days ago

Anne Peters

“I was terrified when the earth started shaking. I tried to run far away but it was dark and I was confused....We need everything. Food, shelter, mosquito nets. We have nothing.” - Stanton, 10, Papua New Guinea. ... See MoreSee Less


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It must have been terrible

Guria i graulim bigpela tumas!

a bit of TSI Pisin there, notice?