Community Groups

Can one life make a difference?


· Tuesday, August 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Billie Kinder was a remarkable 12-year-old girl, tragically killed in a horse accident in 2016.

Weave announces new CEO


· Tuesday, August 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Siobhan Bryson, who has worked at Weave as a caseworker and as Operations Manager was recently appointed the new CEO.

Apology to First Nations Peoples


· Thursday, July 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Newtown Neighbourhood Centre (NNC) held its Reconciliation Week event on May 30, with an official apology to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement a danger, community groups claim


· Thursday, July 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


The power of foreign corporations to sue the Australian government and the dilution of workers’ and citizens’ rights raise concerns about the TPP-11.

Cold night out in support of homeless


· Wednesday, July 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


CEO Sleepout for six years raises funds for the services of the St Vincent de Paul Society.

Wow! Our library remains!


· Wednesday, July 4, 2018 · 2 Comments 


The library in its role as an accessible and free gateway to knowledge and ideas is an indispensable service offered by a healthy democracy.

Bennelong’s resting place at Kissing Point


· Tuesday, July 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


At the beginning of June, an eager group of 30 historians travelled by River Cat to Kissing Point.

Community garage sale


· Tuesday, June 26, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


“SecondHand Saturday” has become a regular feature for the communities at Ultimo and Pyrmont at the start of June each year.

Barriers to effective human service provision


· Tuesday, June 12, 2018 · 1 Comment 


Multiple residents spoke about a perceived lack of empathy or humanity from providers when trying to access services.

From crisis to a safe home


· Tuesday, June 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


On May 2 the Bower Reuse and Repair Centre announced it would be helping survivors of domestic violence and abuse to transition from crisis to a safe home.