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

Lasallian Womens Symposium

The theme for the symposium is "Lasallian women as change makers", recognising the distinct role and identity of women in the Lasallian mission, especially as catalysts for change. The critical role women play in the Lasallian mission was celebrated in the Institute Circular 461, published in 2010, which emphasises the importanc...

Category:   Formation
Start Time:   5:00 PM
Date:   Sunday 16th July 2017
Venue:   Crowne Plaza Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand

Catholic School-Lasallian Heritage-Part Two

This is the second part of a two part course aimed at introducing new staff to the essentials of working in a Catholic school in the Lasallian tradition. The first part of the course is offered on 6 or 7 February. The course will allow participants to reflect back on their first six months of working in their new school and to further...

Category:   Formation
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Tuesday 25th July 2017
Venue:   Provincial Office, Bankstown NSW
Phone Enquiries:   (02) 9795-6453

PARC Inter-Religious Dialogue and the Lasallian Pedagogy

The event will bring together representatives from across the Pacific-Asia Regional Council (PARC) to discuss their work in multi-religious contexts.

Category:   Formation
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Wednesday 26th July 2017
Venue:   Thailand

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News & Announcements


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Posted on 11 May 2017
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