Watch out for the Great Gatsby Mother’s Day dinner and show in Canberra


For those living in Canberra or visiting the Australian Capital Territory , watch out for The Great Gatsby Mother’s Day show on the 9th of May 2015 at the Rex Hotel in Braddon. Part of the proceeds of the show

Is the Philippines becoming a haven for Australian sex offenders?


( Photo from Cebu News daily shows Australian teacher Hilton Monroe, alleged sex offender found dead in his jail cell in Cebu recently.) Australian Federal Police recently announced that about 250 convicted sex offenders traveled to the Philippines in 2014. It

Poetry in Filipino by JD Agapito- Repentance


(AUSINFORMER thanks our resident POET for this timely poem in Filipino to commemorate the Lenten Season. – Editor) Psalm 51 v. 1-19 A prayer of Repentance Sa pinakapinuno ng Musikahan. Ang salmo ni David nang si Nathan na propeta ay

Marlisa to headline Blacktown “Streets Alive Festival and Parade” 30 May


Like us on Facebook (photo from #MarlisAngels and #MarlisAngelsForever FB page, credit to LJ Eula) News release from Blacktown Council: Everyone’s favourite festival day, the Streets Alive & Parade Day is back for another year! Bring the whole family to

Abbott government backs down on legal funding cuts to western Sydney


(Press release from Ed Husic’s Media office) Sweeping cuts scheduled to hit the Mount Druitt and Area Community Legal Centre will no longer go ahead after local community opposition forced a back down by the Abbott Government. The Centre was



(Photo shows MP Ed Husic with Coral Mclean awardee for 2015 Ivanka Pelikan, photo by J Laquian) ( MEDIA RELEASE from ED HUSIC’s Office) The winner of the 2015 Coral McLean Award never expected to receive such recognition – because

Operation Crossroads this Lenten Season


(From Tasmania Police) Police are today launching Operation Crossroads to encourage drivers to think about the Fatal Five contributors to road crashes this Easter break. Officers will be out in strength across the State, and particularly in rural areas, conducting