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Oakhill Lasallian Youth Leaders in Action
on 11 April 2018
Celebrating Seniors Week across Australia, Oakhill College students were invited to take part in some special celebrations at the neighbouring Anglicare Retirement Village in Castle Hill.
As part of Seniors Week, Lasallian Youth Leaders (LYLs) from Year 11, Liam Baker, Halle McEwen, Paul Van Niekerk, Jade van der Hoek & Rachel Bloxsome were paired up with the most impressive seniors from Anglicare for a show and tell Q&A session. The residents shared their stories - retur...
Mission Action Day SMC 2019
on 10 April 2018
Mission Action day was held last Friday at St Michael's College. The weather was amazing and it was a great day for all involved.
Steeped in history, Mission Action Day began in the 1960's, as a walk-a-thon along the local beaches, from Henley to Semaphore and back. Today, MAD has grown to include not only the beach walk but many activities designed to cater more widely for the interests of students. These include fishing, snooker, ten-pin bowling, movies, mini golf, indo...
Young Lasallians update (Term One)
on 5 April 2018
In Term One, the Young Lasallians Team have had quite a busy start to the year completing 14 school retreats and two Young Lasallians and Young Adults evenings in Australia, not to mention the numerous retreats and Formation work that has occurred in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
The Team encountered many fruitful experiences while teaming up in different combinations to cater to the needs of various school communities. Some recent highlights include the St John's Regional College Danden...
Lasallian Spirituality for Educators 2018
on 4 April 2018
Facilitated by Amanda Proulx, Br Gerard Rummery, Br John Cantwell, with guest presenter Philippa Hawke, Senior Researcher at yourtown
During the 25-27 March, twenty-one Lasallians from across Australia took part in the Lasallian Spirituality for Educators program, held at The Hermitage in Mittagong, New South Wales. The course is a yearly feature of the Formation calendar for the District of ANZPPNG, with this years theme focused on wellbeing.
Throughout the three-day course, ...
First Meeting of the Gerard Rummery Institute
on 7 June 2017
On Tuesday, June 6, the first meeting of the Gerard Rummery Institute was held at the Provincial Office. This meeting initiates an exciting phase in a long history of Lasallian Formation for the ANZPPNG District, beginning with the establishment in 1990 of the Lasallian Centre at Narooma.
The focus of the meeting was to articulate the purpose of Lasallian Formation in the current context of our District and its diverse sectors, and thus the mission of the Gerard Rummery Institute it...