Tag Archives: community

Coronavirus 2020

To all who read this; I want to wish you and yours strength and health in mind, body and spirit.  We, humans, are social beings; this situation of social distancing and isolation we find ourselves in is and will continue to be challenging in many many respects, not least in terms of depriving us of this 'community' living we take… (more…)

March 22, 2020 by

Support Local

On Friday passed my daughter and I were looking to investigate a bit of the Central Coast that we had not ever been to before, and after a bit of Googling we ended up hitting the road for Wyong.  Our little trip led to lovely conversations with a few local people, and as I have looked into life in Wyong… (more…)

April 25, 2016 by

Ending Food Poverty Conference Rowville Community Kitchen

End Food Poverty Conference: It's time to tackle the issue of food poverty in our local community and give back dignity to the many families we feed. The aim of this conference is to : Raise awareness of the extent of food poverty within our community, especially facing our children and the elderly. Explore how we: • ensure people can… (more…)

March 21, 2015 by

Lentil as Anything: be inspired

Lentil as Anything began in 2000 at St Kilda. Its founder Shanaka Fernando was living in a tent. At the time, money was influencing the trends in the community, leaving many disenchanted. Lentil as Anything aimed to re-engage those who where left behind. It seemed that money was often a barrier to people participating. It was decided that we would… (more…)

November 15, 2012 by

Spreading the Love in Newcastle

I have a sign above my door that reads “We cannot all do great things, but we can all do small things with great Love”. MyLifeInOz exists to inspire a culture of understanding across the multicultural landscape of Australia and so when I  came across the blog of Matt Darvas I was struck again that it really is from small… (more…)

July 8, 2012 by

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