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Magical Thinking

With Philippine elections only a few days away, the pressure is on. T-shirts, signs and banners are being produced for the candidate of choice, even if most are not even voting.  As expected during the elections, especially in the Philippines, …

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Joanna Ampil Defies Gravity

One of Philippines’ pride and joy, Joanna Ampil  was recently in Sydney as she joined the stellar international cast for the show “Defying Gravity” at the Sydney’s Theatre Royal last February 12, 2016.

Joanna Ampil with composer, Stephen Schwartz

Joanna Ampil with composer, Stephen Schwartz
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Features

A Different Look At Martial Law»

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Set against the backdrop of the splendor of Malacañang Palace and turmoil of Martial Law, three young girls set off to start their careers, and found themselves surrounded by the gun-toting military.

Although many books have been written on Martial …

Keep Your Eye On The Ball»
Philippine Tamaraw player of the PNRL

Philippine Tamaraw player of the PNRL

Last month, the community was engrossed with the little round object called the ball.  The ball was simply the star!  And they kicked the ball, rolled it, hit it, dribbled it, threw it, dived

Mikey Bustos – The Apple of Everyone’s Eyes»
The one and only, the original Pinoy boy.

The one and only, the original Pinoy boy.

Singer, songwriter, comedian and all-around entertainer, Mikey Bustos will be bringing his “Palengke Tour” to Australia for a three city tour to include Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney from February 19 to 20, …

Western Union Goes To The Movies»

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In conjunction with a Radio Pinoy promotion (98.5 FM), Western Union, leaders in money remittances, took a group of Filipinos to watch the historical film, “Heneral Luna” at Hoyts Theatres, Blacktown last Friday, 30 October 2015.

With matching yellow t-shirts …

Magical Thinking»

With Philippine elections only a few days away, the pressure is on. T-shirts, signs and banners are being produced for the candidate of choice, even if most are not even voting.  As expected during the elections, especially in the Philippines, …

An Open Letter To Mr. Diel»

 

This is reference to the Manny Diel’s editorial published in the June 2012 issue of the Philippine Community Herald regarding to the Philippine Community Council of NSW.

 

Perception is not reality!  To think otherwise is to be delusional.

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The Women of Illawarra»

Down south of Sydney, down the Illawarra way, is a group of Filipina women determined to make a difference. It’s women’s power all the way.  The Illawarra Filipino and Multicultural Women’s Group (IFWCG) celebrated their 30th Anniversary last 3 October …