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Reminiscing Philippine Independence Day Celebrations

June 11th, 2020 · Comments Off on Reminiscing Philippine Independence Day Celebrations

By Benjie de Ubago

The dancers of the Philippine Folk Arts Group of the 70s.

In the time, I have lived in Australia, all 50 years of it, I cannot remember a time when Philippine Independence Day had not …

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Bulseco Stays But Rages On

May 20th, 2020 · Comments Off on Bulseco Stays But Rages On

By Benjie de Ubago

The Board of the Philippine Community Council of NSW (PCC-NSW) met in cyberspace (via Skype) on May 13, 2020 to discuss the complaint submitted by Kate Andres.  As Bulseco and Ladia were central to the issue, …

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PCC Reaches an Impasse

May 12th, 2020 · Comments Off on PCC Reaches an Impasse

By Benjie de Ubago

Mistakes are made; and no doubt, problems occur.  However, true community leaders act immediately to resolve a problem. They do not ignore their members nor do they turn a blind eye to the problems that may …

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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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Tags: Grey Matter · Lead Story