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See Sydney pre-1788

 

· Thursday, August 9, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Virtual Warrane II evolved from the original and successful Virtual Warrane exhibition showcased five years ago at Sydney’s Customs House. This latest version uses more advanced computer graphics to provide a more realistic, accurate and immersive heritage experience, while respecting the original custodians of Sydney Cove.

Write me a story

 

· Thursday, August 9, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Sydney Story Factory is open for busy-ness in Redfern! An official opening in July was attended by the Governor, Professor Marie Bashir, and regular workshops are now in full swing.

Re-investing in vulnerable communities

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Justice Re-Investment model seeks to divert all that funding into vulnerable communities. Education, health, social services such as childcare, rehab and community development programs that address the…

Sharpe focus on transport – an interview with Penny Sharpe MLC

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Development of Redfern Station has been on the list for a long time. There have been lots of plans for development in the area and it was always…

Celebrating the life of Joyce Ingram

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Pastor Peter Walker and Paul Morris led the service on The Block, attended by hundreds who came to pay their respects to an Aboriginal Elder and community leader,…

A better support system

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

WATERLOO: Being born as a congenital amputee has taught 30 year-old Deborah Roach to be persistent. The local resident has competed in cycling at a national level and…

Restless for the common good

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Alliance is Australia’s first attempt at the kind of broad-scale community organising pioneered by American organiser Saul Alinksy and his Industrial Areas Foundation and made famous in…

Reflections on Cambodia

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Avid readers will recall Jemima Hall who featured in the February issue of the SSH. Now coming to the end of her eight-month mission as a volunteer in…

Our first year as GoGetters

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

  It was time to retire the old car, but my wife and I didn’t want to buy another one. We’d heard of GoGet, but we weren’t sure…

Helping the homeless

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

On June 17, Cana hosted a Family Open Day at its new farm in Orchard Hills. Cana Farm is a retreat and training centre. “We continue to be…