On a cold winter's night in Melbourne in August this year, an audience packed into the Madeleine Centre at Genazzano College in Kew to hear our 2019 Melbourne John Wallis Memorial Lecture "Women of Faith leading the Way". Geraldine Doogue AO https://highwaysandbyways.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/2019-JWM-Lecture_Part-1.mp3 Women of Faith Leading the Way Aug 12 2019 Part 1 https://highwaysandbyways.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/2019-JWM-Lecture_Part-2.mp3 Women … Continue reading Be inspired!
Our annual event is on again - Bookings open now. We would love you to join us. Book through TRY BOOKINGS or download the flyer here with all the details you need.
Our August 2019 Newsletter is out and about, featuring stories of the Missionary Sisters of Service celebrating their 75th year since they were founded in Tasmania by Fr John Wallis. We also feature more stories highlighting the impacts and community benefits of some of our wonderful grants such as this one below. Seed to Plant … Continue reading Read our latest news!
Highways and Byways - A Community of Service is seeking new Board members from across Australia. Highways and Byways was established by the Missionary Sisters of Service in 2018 to carry on their vision and spirit, following on from the John Wallis Foundation, established in 2010. For many years the Missionary Sisters of Service worked … Continue reading Seeking New Board Members
We stand with all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in their struggles to achieve a First Nations Voice to Parliament enshrined in the Constitution and a Makarrata Commission to supervise treaty processes and truth-telling.