We are delighted to announce "Women of Faith Leading The Way" our 2019 John Wallis Memorial Lecture in Melbourne. Date: Tuesday 13th August 2019Venue: The Madeleine Centre, Genazzano FCJ College, 301 Cotham Road Kew Bookings Click here to book through TryBooking or Phone 03 9873 5520 or Tickets available at the door on the evening. … Continue reading Women of Faith Leading The Way – with Geraldine Doogue
Celebrations marking the 75th year since the beginning of the Missionary Sisters of Service (MSS) began with a pilgrimage through Tasmania to Bruny Island where it all began. In a spirit of joy and celebration, a group of 28 pilgrims spent five days travelling through Tasmania to mark the commencement of the 75-year anniversary of … Continue reading A Pilgrimage Celebrating our Past – Energising our Present – Open to the Future
“You can call in to the office and I will tell you all about the program; or you can brave the noise of sixty kids having fun and see for yourself what happens at our weekly gathering”. This was the invitation extended to Judy Cain from the JWF Melbourne Branch on a recent visit to … Continue reading STARTTS Weekly Youth Group for Young People from Refugee Backgrounds – Coffs Harbour
We would love you to join us for our annual trek along part of the beautiful Great Victorian Rail Trail on Saturday 14th October 2017 - 2017 JWF Yarck to Yea flyer Small file to download the flyer with all booking details.
Our earth is crying out! Today students from around the world are calling on us to join them on the streets to demand an end to the age of fossil fuels. Millions of adults will walk out of their workplaces and homes to support solutions to the most important crisis facing our world. We are … Continue reading We support Global Action For Climate Change!
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