27 Oct 2014 05:02
The three-day biennial Filipino Communities Council of Australia (FILCCA) National Conference has a welcome reception at the Parramatta City town hall hosted by Lord Mayor of Parramatta Scott Lloyd and the Parramatta City Council and sponsored by the Philippine Department of Tourism.
27 May 2014 00:52
The Walk for Respect held on 25 May 2014 in Lakemba, NSW began with a welcome to country and smoking ceremony and stepped-off to the music of the first Australians. There were also traditional drumming groups from the many cultures that make up the Australian multicultural community. The walk joined by more or less 500 people from different cultural background was organised by Federal Member Tony Burke MP as a friendly walk for harmony and respect.
07 May 2014 06:09
Sipat Lawin Ensemble, composed of graduates of the Philippine High School for the Arts is performing at this year's New Wave Festival 'A Wake: Kids Killing Kids'; a documentary theatre account from the perspective of Filipino artists, Sipat Lawin Ensemble. It tells an account of their explosive co-adaptation of Koushun Takami's notorious Japanese teensploitation pulp thriller, Battle Royale, said to one of the bloodiest and most popular theatre productions in Filipino history.
02 Apr 2014 05:04
For the first time ever – the inaugural Children's Festival is being celebrated in the City of Sydney held on Sunday 30 March 2014 at Belmore Park, Sydney. The Children's Festival events are the largest and most unique celebrations of multiculturalism for children and families in Australia. These are days of sharing, learning and exploring the culturally diverse modern cities that we all live in and share with one another. The festival - which is this year's first time that Filipino-Australian children has participated - aims that children of different multicultural background come together, experience sharing and understanding from a young age the different cultures within in their communities through the different cultural traditions, costumes, dances, performances, songs, games and many others.
12 Mar 2014 23:40
The Philippine Community Herald and the Adhika Group organised last weekend a “Meet the Press” for the three presidential candidates of Philippine Community Council - New South Wales (PCC-NSW) to present their platforms for the coming elections on 15 March 2014
16 Oct 2013 03:31
A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit Bohol, Cebu, and other islands in the Visayas, and parts of Mindanao and southern Luzon early Tuesday morning, causing centuries-old churches and modern buildings to crumble, and killing scores of people, and displacing at least two million. Photos taken by SBS contributor, Nick Melgar, in damaged parts of Cebu.
09 Oct 2013 03:04
25th Grand Philippine Sydney Fiesta Kultura 2013, organised and hosted by Philippine-Australia Sports & Culture, Inc. in cooperation with various Filipino-Australian Associations in Fairfield Showground, Smithfield Rd., Prairiewood, NSW, last 07 October 2013.
04 Jul 2013 23:55
Re:quiem, the 2013 (re)incarnation of the Piano Project, Filipino-Australian artist Alwin Reamillo re-visits his father's piano workshop in Manila where rebuilds, deconstructs and builds from objects that were part of his childhood. Re;quiem open in NOVA Art Gallery in Manila, July 4.