Category: Australia

Effects of lockdown to pets’ well-being

Australia’s leader in high quality veterinary services, Greencross Vets, warns that pets too are at risk of the mental and physical health impact of lockdowns, particularly with restrictions in movement and travel. Greencross Vets Regional Clinical Director, Dr. Adam Sternberg,…
Looking Back : PNoy arrives in Australia

Observers in Sydney’s Philippine community are wondering whether Philippines’ present “man of the masses” President Benigno “PNoy” Aquino III would be able to meet and greet many ordinary Filipino Australians including those who don’t have the means to see the…
Rhythm of the Philippines

“Rhythm of the Philippines event in Blacktown. NSW, celebrating the 12 June Philippine Independence Day by Filipino community organisations including performances by cultural groups. Photos by Jade Cadelina.
The Irrelevant Rizal

By Rado Gatchalian (19 June 2021, Rizal’s 160th birthday) Rizal is everywhere but nowhere. Public historian and writer Professor Ambeth Ocampo has often emphasized this critical statement that Filipinos almost know Rizal but no one reads his novels. It seems…
Jewish rally for peace

The NSW Jewish community, together with MPs and interfaith leaders united for peace and solidarity with Israel today in Sydney.The gathering led by the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBOD) was attended by representatives from the Aboriginal, Assyrian, Catholic, Chaldean,…