Guided by Justice and Compassion

  • Finding better answers for Asia’s refugees II Beyond the ‘Australia solution’

    Finding better answers for Asia’s refugees II Beyond the ‘Australia solution’

    Experts dealing with refugees and asylum seekers every day across the region share their thoughts about how the region can shift the focus to finding durable solutions for refugees.
    Organised by Refugee Council of Australia, these seminars feature senior NGO leaders from the Asia-Pacific Refugee Rights Network, a growing network of more than 240 civil society organisations and individuals from 26 countries.
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  • Let’s Do Better Forum

    Let’s Do Better Forum

    This event was a huge success. Congratulations to Marie Standen, Kathie Herbert and Liz Wong who organised it. The School of Arts was packed and the atmosphere was electric. All the speakers were interesting and passionate especially the three refugees one of whom was only 13! A huge thank you to all those who helpedRead more

  • Sunday morning coffee and reggae

    Sunday morning coffee and reggae

    Jed Walker is organising this event to help BMRSG raise funds. It will take place at 10am on Sunday 7 June (please see attached flyer). The takings will be shared with Permaculture Blue Mountains. Entry is free but you will pay for refreshments.Read more

  • Forum – Let’s Do Better    24 May

    Forum – Let’s Do Better 24 May

    Come and find out how we can do better with Fr Frank Brennan, Dorothy Hoddinott, Sen Lee Rhiannon and 2 young refugees.
    24 May Wentworth Falls School of Arts.Read more

  • Sri Lankan Feast

    Sri Lankan Feast

    This event was a visit by eight Japanese students from Chuo University in Tokyo and their Aussie lecturers. Prof. Michael Nix was in charge of the Japanese contingent. They wanted to learn about refugee issues and multiculturalism. Noeline and Paul Nagle were the hosts. Tamil refugees cooked the food and several Hazara refugees were alsoRead more

  • Film – Mary Meets Mohammad

    Film – Mary Meets Mohammad

    Screening at Lower Mountains Anglican Parish, 1 Wascoe St, Glenbrook. Saturday 7 March 4pm – 6pm. followed by a barbecue. Child minding available. Enquiries or phone 4739 1316 For trailer and more information Mary Meets MohammadRead more

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