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The Many Faces of Jojo Sebastian

August 1st, 2023 · Comments Off on The Many Faces of Jojo Sebastian

by Benjie de Ubago

JOJO SEBASTIAN is indeed a man of many talents!  He’s undoubtedly a familiar face in the community’s entertainment circuit.   He’s one hell of an entertainment package rolled into one – a singer, emcee, pageant host, dancer/choreographer, …

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UST Singers Shine in Afterglow

April 6th, 2022 · Comments Off on UST Singers Shine in Afterglow


The world champions, UST Singers.

The UST Alumni Australia (USTAA) in partnership with the UST Office of Alumni Relations proudly presents “Afterglow” a virtual concert on Saturday, 30 April, 2022.  The show kicks off at 1:00 pm (NSW< ACT< VIC< …

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Category: Lead Story

Mina Roces’ New Book on Filipino Migration

March 18th, 2022 · Comments Off on Mina Roces’ New Book on Filipino Migration

By Benjie de Ubago

Historian, author & multi award-winning educator, Mina Roces recently released her latest book – “The Filipino Migration Experience – Global Agents for Change”.  It’s a new take on Filipino migration.

Mina looks at the Filipino migrant …

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Category: Features

Helping Fight Diabetes – Dr. Rona Francisco

March 16th, 2022 · Comments Off on Helping Fight Diabetes – Dr. Rona Francisco

By Benjie de Ubago

Endocrinologist, Dr. Rona Francisco helping fight Diabetes.

With the growing number of Filipinos affected by diabetes, a  group of Australian health care professionals, members of the Filipino community and civic minded individuals bonded together to form …

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Red Rooster’s Red Hot Chicken Suits Filipino Taste Buds

February 27th, 2022 · Comments Off on Red Rooster’s Red Hot Chicken Suits Filipino Taste Buds

Australia’s first and favourite chicken shop, Red Rooster, has made a bold move with a new spicy offering – Reds Hot Fried – thanks to the huge and unexpected success of its Crunchy Fried Chicken, with people likening it …

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Women Shine In An All-Female FILCCA Board

February 22nd, 2022 · Comments Off on Women Shine In An All-Female FILCCA Board

It’s all women in the Filipino Communities Council of Australia Inc (FILCCA). The women board members were elected last 30 October 2021 which was live streamed via zoom.  The originally intended elections were planned to coincide with the traditional FILCCA …

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Category: Features