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!
We would love you to join us this Sunday 5th May for an afternoon in the Yarra Valley to launch this wonderful commemorative cookbook, full of beautiful photos and stories honouring the lives of the Missionary Sisters of Service over the last 75 years - fantastic gift for Mothers Day!
We are holding our inaugural JWF High Tea Fundraiser on 11th November in Melbourne! All proceeds will support the John Wallis Foundation Small Grants Program, enabling small communities across Australia to make a difference. Come join us for an afternoon of delicious treats, and great conversation. Our guest speaker is Kirsty Sword Gusmão, former First Lady of … Continue reading Come join us for Sunday afternoon High Tea
After many book launches in Australia, Bernadette T Wallis mss, author of The Silent Book, took the book on tour, visiting Ireland, England and Canada. Speaking of her experience, Bernadette says: It was a privilege for me to have been in Ireland at a time of great excitement in the Irish Deaf community. Why was … Continue reading The Silent Book Receives a Great Welcome Overseas
A Family Barbecue and Picnic
has been organised by the Hobart branch of the John Wallis Foundation for Sunday, 22nd October, at the Waterworks Reserve, Ridgeway, Hobart. There will be activities for all age groups. Come along! Bring your friends. For details, click on the flyer: JWF Waterworks Reserve Picnic