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 Indigenous Symposium 2019

Start Time:   8:30 AM
Date:   Friday 27th September 2019

Indigenous Cultures & Lasallian Charism Seminar

Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Friday 27th September 2019

Brothers Retreat

Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Sunday 29th September 2019

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News & Announcements

A visit to Reims builds a new sense of pride in being a Lasallian

Posted by Stefanie Breda - Youth Minister at Lasalle Bankstown on 19 August 2019
On the 11th of July, I had the pri...

COME DISCOVER! Lasallian Vocations Weekend

Posted on 16 August 2019
The Melbourne vocation weekend tak...

Buttimer I

Posted by Br John Cantwell on 16 August 2019
Br John Cantwell reports that the ...
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