Archive for the ‘Wagga Wagga News’ Category
In this Easter reflection we remember the ‘buried hopes‘ of over 65 million displaced, refugee and asylum seeking children, women and men across our world who seek safety, dignity, protection and justice. ‘The Stone‘ (1994) is a poem by Raphael Consedine pbvm (1928 – 2000) published by Presentation Sisters Victoria in a collection […]
Rosemary Terry from Presentation Sisters Wagga Wagga and Mary Kavanagh from Presentation Sisters Victoria have been honoured with the award of Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM).
Kiribati SOS is a wonderful new 4 minute video by film maker Michael Power from Afterglow. Two young climate activists from Kiribati – Tinaai Teaua and Vasiti Tebamare from the Kiribati Health Retreat Association (KHRA) and Kiribati Climate Action Network — recently visited Australia to share their story about the impact of climate change on […]
Kaye Bryan of Presentation Sisters Wagga Wagga provides an update on ErinEarth events including a weekend display of exceptional sculptures fashioned using recycled metal and the garden providing a local community welcome to new arrivals on the eve of Refugee Week. “Oh, how beautiful, like fairyland!” were the comments of many visitors to ErinEarth (Wagga […]
It is now three months since the completion of the 2015 Ruah Programme where fifty Presentation People from around the globe, under the guidance of a great team, met for two weeks in Ireland. Two Australian Sisters, Anne Jordan (Lismore) and Kaye Bryan (Wagga) share some reflections of their time participating in the Ruah programme. […]
Sr Noela Fox, historian and author thrives on a challenge and this challenge is one Noela definitely couldn’t ignore! “A circular was sent from the Nano Nagle Centre Ballygriffin, in April 2014, which issued an invitation for someone to write an historical narrative about Nano Nagle,” explained Noela. The Sisters had been approached by Columba […]