‘Thinking globally, acting locally’ — this Sunday

Indigo Shire Ata'uro Island Friendship Group members and Beechworth citizens Lesley Milne (left) and Erica Ruck with an East Timorese family on a recent trip to Ata'uro. JENNY Coles will this Sunday — 27 July — deliver the twelfth Kerferd Oration at Beechworth's Baarmutha Park. Ms Coles (shown at left) is the Australian liaison representative for education … Continue reading ‘Thinking globally, acting locally’ — this Sunday

Development charity leads way to Timor-Leste

13 June 2014 A SERIES of events focusing on Indigo Shire's relationships with Australia's regional neighbour Timor-Leste will lead the way to the 2014 Kerferd Oration on 27 July. One of the lead-in events is an evening with Andrew Mahar AM, the founder of WithOneSeed, a charitable organisation carrying out developmental work in Timor-Leste. Kerferd … Continue reading Development charity leads way to Timor-Leste

2014 / Jenny Coles

Kerferd Oration's Timor-Leste focus 4 June 2014 JENNY Coles, Australian Liaison Representative for Education for the Australian-born wife of Timor-Leste's Prime Minister, Ms Kirsty Sword Gusmão, will deliver the 2014 Kerferd Oration in Beechworth on 27 July. Ms Coles, who is also an activist and humanitarian, will speak of her experiences in Timor-Leste as she … Continue reading 2014 / Jenny Coles