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

New Zealand Shared Brothers/ Partners Retreat

This is an annual week-long retreat for Brothers and Lasallian Partners in New Zealand.

Category:   Formation
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Sunday 9th July 2017
Venue:   Mission Bay, Auckland

2017 Lasallian Youth Gathering

Lasallian Mission Services and the Young Lasallians Team are proud to announce that De La Salle College Ashfield in Sydney will be hosting the next District-wide Lasallian Youth Gathering from 10-14 July 2017. The theme for the event is "One Call, Many Voices, Answer the Call",inspired by the Institute's theme for 2016 and 2017...

Category:   Young Lasallians
Start Time:   2:00 PM
Date:   Monday 10th July 2017
Venue:   De La Salle College Ashfield
Phone Enquiries:   (02) 9795-6459

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

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News & Announcements

Commissioning of new Principal

Posted on 3 March 2017
Commissioning of new Principal
St John's Regional College, Da...

Lasallian Leaders Gathering 2017

Posted on 2 March 2017
Lasallian Leaders Gathering 2017
The 2017 Lasallian Leaders' Ga...

Ash Wednesday - Good Deeds for Lent

Posted on 1 March 2017
Ash Wednesday - Good Deeds for Lent
Ash Wednesday opens Lent, a season...
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