Welcome to the De La Salle District of Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan & Papua New Guinea (ANZPPNG). The De La Salle Brothers were founded over 300 years ago by John Baptist de La Salle in Reims, France. De La Salle was canonised in 1900 and declared Patron of Teachers in 1950. The Brothers are present in over 80 countries.


The Lasallian Family in the District is spread across four countries and is engaged in the Lasallian educational mission through primary and secondary schools, teacher's colleges, welfare works, youth ministry, Lasallian Foundation Australia, formation for mission, Signum Fidei, Lasallian Family (PNG), Young Lasallians and Lasallian Volunteers. The mission is shared between the Brothers and Lasallian Partners whose mission "is to provide a human and Christian education to the young, especially the poor...

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Upcoming Events

Year 6 Retreat (Cronulla)

The Lasallian Mission Services youth ministry team leads a retreat day for Year 6 students at St Aloysius Gonzaga Primary School in Cronulla, NSW, to help them prepare for the sacrament of Confirmation.

Category:   Young Lasallians
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Wednesday 13th September 2017
Venue:   St Aloysius Gonzaga Primary School, Cronulla
Phone Enquiries:   (02) 9795-6459

Annual New Zealand Lasallian Gathering

This is an annual event, bringing together Lasallians from around New Zealand and will feature a number of keynote and workshop presentations around Lasallian spirituality and pedagogy.

Category:   Formation
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 16th September 2017
Venue:   Hamilton

District Retreat for Brothers

This annual Retreat will be held in the picturesque surroundings of Mittagong in the NSW Southern Highlands from 16-21 September 2017.

Category:   Formation
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 16th September 2017
Venue:   The Heritage, Mittagong NSW
Phone Enquiries:   (02) 9795-6453

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News & Announcements

Countdown to LYG 2017

Posted by Amanda Proulx on 6 July 2017
Countdown to LYG 2017
Greetings Lasallians, Are you ...

News from the General Council

Posted on 4 July 2017
9th Meeting of the General Council...

Formation for people new to a Lasallian school in 2017

Posted by Br John Cantwell on 28 June 2017
A reminder of the follow-up progra...
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