Archive for the ‘Wagga Wagga News’ Category

7, Jul

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 […]

1, Jul

Srs Kaye Bryan and Anne Jordan are currently in Ballygriffin County Cork as part of the Ruah Programme which commenced last month. Kaye reports, “The group from the Ruah Course arrived at Ballygriffin this morning. The sun shines for a change in Ireland and we are about to start the part of our pilgrimage following […]

27, Apr

The Presentation Sisters have joined over 100 other organisations in calling for an immediate moratium on sending asylum seekers offshore. Coordinated by the Refugee Council of Australia, the joint statement reads:   24 April 2015 We, the undersigned, call for an immediate moratorium on the transfer of asylum seekers to Nauru and Manus Island until the […]

23, Mar

  On Sunday February 22nd, the Combined Rotary Clubs of Wagga Wagga honoured people within the community who live by a credo of peace. The awards recognise those people, the quiet achievers, who exemplify Rotary’s Peace Communities Program credo. The credo is based on respect for cultural diversity and life and dignity for every person […]