December 2020 Newsletter – Highways and Byways

December 2020 Newsletter – Highways and Byways

Thank you for your wonderful support in the challenging year of 2020. Our hopes are for a peaceful and safe summer in our beautiful land. See you in 2021! Our December 2020 edition of Highways and Byways is out now. Click here  We profile a wonderful resilience...
YOGA AND WELLBEING PROGRAM

YOGA AND WELLBEING PROGRAM

PORT NEIL, SOUTH AUSTRALIA Lou McDonough remembers what it was like arriving in the small South Australian town of Port Neill with a new baby and no networks. She soon got to know people and is now a vital member of the community. She wants that for other young mums,...
GOOD FOOD AND HOSPITALITY ON THE MENU

GOOD FOOD AND HOSPITALITY ON THE MENU

WHYALLA, SOUTH AUSTRALIA Margaret Surguy and the other fifty plus volunteers who run the Good Sam Inn dinner nights know the ingredients to a great meal are food and hospitality. They offer both to up to 60 people each Monday night at the former Good Samaritan Convent...
SKIRTS, SHIRTS AND A JOEY POUCH

SKIRTS, SHIRTS AND A JOEY POUCH

DODGES FERRY, TASMANIA Australian marsupials were some of the unlikely beneficiaries of the ‘reloved and upcycled’ sewing classes held at the Tasmanian seaside town of Dodges Ferry late last year. While the classes focused on teaching the women sewing skills needed to...
BUTTONS, BOWS AND CAKES

BUTTONS, BOWS AND CAKES

ULVERSTONE, TASMANIA Word soon spread around Tasmania’s West Ulverstone Primary School last year that a fun craft class was on after school and it kicked off with a scrumptious afternoon tea. But the biggest appeal for the students was the chance to create something...
August 2020 Newsletter

August 2020 Newsletter

The Tool Box of Community and Connectivity – Greetings all AUGUST 2020 HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS & MISSIONARY SISTERS OF SERVICE NEWSLETTER 2020 SMALL GRANTS ANNOUNCED AN INVITATION FOOD FOR THE HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FUNDRAISING DINNERS Firstly thank you for your...