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Animal photography master class and Sundowner – fundraiser for ‘Free The Bears’

In 1993, whilst watching a current affairs TV program in Perth, Mary Hutton saw a segment that would change her life and hundreds of others.  The segment contained horrifying footage of Asiatic Black bears held in coffin sized cages unable to move or turn with dirty catheters inserted directly into their gall bladder. Mary learned that thousands of bears were being… (more…)

May 23, 2014 by

Sister Act!

Founded on 1st September 2012 by sisters Nicolle and Manuela, both working mums with a passion to make a difference in the lives of others, Assist A Sista is a community-based volunteer organization that works to help survivors (women and men) of domestic violence to rebuild and repair their lives. VISION:  To see Assist A Sista become a household name… (more…)

May 11, 2014 by

What’s Your Language?

"Language is not merely a means of expression and communication; it is an instrument of experiencing, thinking, and feeling … Our ideas and experiences are not independent of language; they are all integral parts of the same pattern, the warp and woof of the same texture. We do not first have thoughts, ideas, feelings, and then put them into a… (more…)

March 30, 2014 by

It’s Harmony Day!

"The Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia (FECCA) is joining Australia-wide celebrations of Harmony Day on Friday, 21 March 2014, and is taking the opportunity to urge all Australians to recognise and value the cultural and linguistic diversity that uniquely characterises and enhances Australian society. Celebrated annually, Harmony Day is an initiative of the Australian Government and coincides with… (more…)

March 20, 2014 by

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