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Filipinos Meet Up For FILCCA Conference in Perth

October 31st, 2018 · Comments Off on Filipinos Meet Up For FILCCA Conference in Perth

Filipinos from all over Australia converged at Novotel Hotel in Perth, Western Australia from October 19 to 21, 2018 for the 15th biennial FILCCA Filipino national conference . This year included a Youth Summit which saw the younger generation’s active …

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APCO’s Leadership Spill Breaks the Spell

October 15th, 2018 · Comments Off on APCO’s Leadership Spill Breaks the Spell

While most were focused on uniting the Philippine Community Council of NSW (PCC-NSW) the peak community organization of Filipinos in New South Wales, and the Alliance of Philippine Community Organisations (APCO), the group that broke away from PCC in 2010, …

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Dribbling Shame

July 6th, 2018 · Comments Off on Dribbling Shame

by Benjie de Ubago

 

Sports bring out the best and worst in people.  With expectations on high, pay pockets hanging in the balance,  strength of a characters is put to the ultimate test.  There have been those who have …

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The Loboc Children Are Back

May 12th, 2018 · Comments Off on The Loboc Children Are Back

By Benjie de Ubago

 

They’re back!  The internationally world renowned Loboc Children’s Choir will be back in Australia to entertain us and give us the gift of music on June 23, 2018.

The Loboc chidlren rose from the ashes …

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A New Year – Old Ways!

January 11th, 2018 · Comments Off on A New Year – Old Ways!

By Deanna Tamayan

 It’s a brand new year – 2018!  So here’s to another year! Here’s to another chance to recharge, revive…. better yet, reboot!

As ‘Auld Land Syne’ hits the airwaves as the clock strikes 12, a deep sense

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United We Stand…Really? (Part 1)

November 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on United We Stand…Really? (Part 1)

By Deanna Tamayan

Unity!  There goes that word again.  Like a broken record, it keeps rearing its head up every now and again just to rattle us, and then it goes on hibernation again.  Unity has ever been so elusive …

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