Last Updated on Monday, 04 March 2013 09:03
Monday, 04 March 2013 09:00
Certified List of Overseas Voters in Sydney and New Caledonia
The Certified List of Overseas Voters in Sydney and in New Caledonia for the 2013 National Elections is available at the Philippine Consulate General in Sydney.
Those who wish to verify or confirm the inclusion of their names in the said list may contact Ms. Leilanie Marie M. Cariaga at telephone number (02) 9285-8105 or through e-mail address,
Philippine Consulate General, Sydney
3 March 2013
Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 06:15
Wednesday, 27 February 2013 12:13
FILIPINA JOINS LIST OF DISTINGUISHED INTERNATIONAL PEACE AWARDEES
18 February 2013 - Ms. Joy Balazo, a Filipino-Australian who hails from Mindanao, has been recognized for over twenty years of work as a mediator and builder of peace by the World Methodist Council at ceremonies held on February 14 at the Wesley Mission in Sydney.
World Methodist Council General Secretary Bishop Ivan Abrahams presented the World Methodist Peace Award for 2012 to Ms. Balazo.
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Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2013 13:00
Monday, 25 February 2013 12:16
SPEECH OF PRESIDENT BENIGNO S. AQUINO III ON THE 27TH ANNIVERSARY OF EDSA PEOPLE'S POWER
Vice President Jojo Binay; former President Fidel Valdez Ramos; Speaker Sonny Belmonte; Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa and other members of the Cabinet present; your excellencies of the Diplomatic Corps; Chair Etta Rosales; former Senator Butch Aquino; members of the House of Representatives; local government officials present; honorable Jose T. Pardo; commissioners and members of the EDSA People Power Commission; the Chief of Staff, General Emmanuel Bautista and the men and women of the Armed Forces of the Philippines; Police Director General Alan Purisima and the men and women of the Philippine National Police; fellow workers in government; honored guests; mga minamahal ko pong kababayan:
Magandang umaga po sa inyong lahat.
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Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 06:14
Thursday, 21 February 2013 15:11
THANKSGIVING MASS IN HONOR OF SAINT PEDRO CALUNGSOD HELD IN NSW
(Left photo) Most Rev. Anthony Fisher OP, Bishop of Parramatta, celebrates mass in honor of Saint Pedro Calungsod at the St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia, on 10 February 2013. (Right photo) Ms. Rosemarie Calderon (left) and Ms. Veronidia Morales (right), Administrative Officer and Finance Officer, respectively, of the Philippine Consulate General in Sydney, during the mass offertory.
A Thanksgiving Mass in honor of the Filipino saint, Saint Pedro Calungsod, was initiated by the Diocese of Parramatta and celebrated by Most Rev. Anthony Fisher OP, Bishop of Parramatta, at the St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia, on 10 February 2013. Assisting the Bishop were Father Andrew Baas and ten (10) Filipino priests, Fathers Raning Creta (Filipino Chaplain), John Jatking, Larry Tolentino, Jojo Eloja, Ruben Elago, Roy Cabradilla, Flor Apallas, Renato Paras, Dado Haber, and Mike Gimena.
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Last Updated on Friday, 08 February 2013 12:33
Friday, 08 February 2013 12:15
Observance of the 27th Anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution 25 February 2013
This year's commemorative activities is dubbed, "Pilipinas Natin, Abot Tanaw Na!"
In the morning of February 25, activities at the Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) Shrine in Manila will be highlighted by a message from President Benigno S. Aquino. Activities will also include a re-enactment of how civilian and military groups united to prevent bloodshed during the EDSA People Power Revolution of 1986.
Video documentaries on Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino Jr., whose death sparked the EDSA People Power Revolution, may be viewed at the website of the Radio Television Malacanang (RTVM), http://rtvm.gov.ph/main/?p=11692.
Philippine Consulate General, Sydney
11 February 2013
Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 February 2013 14:37
Tuesday, 05 February 2013 14:25
PHILIPPINE TEAMS SHINE AT RUGBY LEAGUE COMPETITION IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA
On 2 February 2012, Filipino-Australian teams surprised spectators at the Cabramatta International 9s when the Philippine Airlines (PAL) Tamaraws won two matches on their first season in the international rugby league competition. They were the only team of Asian heritage in the competition dominated by European and Pacific Island countries.
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