Archive for August, 2013

30, Aug

From a few simple remarks in January about doing something for our young people, a huge volleyball tournament took place on the Queen’s Birthday weekend. Venue – NALU College. It turned out to be a great success. There were 16 women’s teams and 18 men’s teams competing – 360 players – and a few hundred […]

3, Aug

Fact Sheet 1: The Story of the Presentation Sisters in Paupa New Guinea Click to download The first Presentation Sisters arrived in Papua New Guinea in 1966, a hundred years after the first group of Presentation Sisters arrived in Australia at Richmond, Tasmania.     Extract from Newsletter: Ningil and Yimut are in very rough […]

1, Aug

St Patrick’s Parish Blacktown, in Sydney’s outer west has two Colleges, Nagle College commenced by the Lismore Presentation Sisters and the Patrician Boys College. The Parish Priest, Fr Peter Confeggi,  reflected in the Parish Bulletin about the Senior students on Retreat from Nagle College. Fr Peter writes; “In recent days Fr Christopher and I spent […]