Long service chorister

87 year old Geoff Neilson has been singing in the St David's Presbyterian Church Geelong choir for the past 71 years.

Remembrance Day Reflections

The case for ADF chaplains Forty five ordained ministers are endorsed by the Assembly of the Uniting Church to serve as Australian Defence Force Chaplains.

Federal redress legislation

PENNY MULVEY The federal government introduced legislation for a national redress scheme for survivors of child sexual abuse in institutions in Parliament late last month.

Remote reading

The Aboriginal Literacy Foundation’s Northern Australian Books and Library project aims to support more than 120 schools in remote Australia.

Bring poverty into the open

Community service agencies in Launceston – Tasmania’s second largest city – are reporting a significant spike in calls for emergency relief support this year.

Triumph of light

For the rest of Thursday don’t be shy about wishing any Hindu people you know “Happy Diwali” (the ‘w’ has a ‘v’ sound), and certainly do so if you run into Kirit Kapadia.