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FILIPINO TECHNICIAN TOPS TOYOTA AUSTRALIA’S NATIONAL SKILLS COMPETITION
By Linda Esguerra
Rockhamptom-Australia
December 10, 2012

Aproniano (Onie) Horfilla, from Leyte, Philippines and currently working at Ian Weigh Motors at Rockhampton, Australia, vested 5,000 entrants to the Toyota Australia 2012 National Skills Development Program, the first Filipino to ever receive the prestigious Award.

The Program aims to develop and nurture the skills of Toyota dealer staff, inspire them to provide outstanding service and provide an opportunity to showcase their talents.
FILIPINOS in CENTRAL QUEENSLAND-AUSTRALIA COMMEMORATE 114TH ANNIVERSARY OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE
By Linda Esguerra
Rockhampton-Queensland-Australia
June 12, 2012

Filipinos in Central Queensland Australia joined overseas Filipinos throughout the world in celebrating the 114th Anniversary of Philippine Independence.
 
The Philippines was colonized by Spain for over 300 years. The introduction of Christianity was the greatest contribution during the Spanish era. Tradition, culture, dances, songs, food and dialect were also influenced by the Spaniards.
 

It was on 12 June 1898 when the sovereignty of the Philippines from colonial rule by Spain was proclaimed.
MoreCFC ANCOP AUSTRALIA 2012 AMBASSADOR QUEST RAISED A$109,000  
By Linda Esguerra

CFC ANCOP (Couples for Christ Answering the Cry of the Poor) Australia was launched in March 2002. Its Ambassador...
MoreFILIPINA NAMED “LIVING TREASURE”

Linda Esguerra from Rockhampton, Queensland-Australia was recently named “Living Treasure” during the celebration of International Women’s Day. She won over...
MoreAnswering the call for help
By Linda Esguerra

Local Filipino-Australian community organisations in Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, led by Linda Esguerra, Executive Director of Volunteers Without Borders and Member...
MoreJottings from a life-changing adventure…
Linda Esguerra

Young Once Great Adventure Tour (YoGAT) left from Australia to Manila on the 23rd  of October 2010, for a 10-day Odyssey...

    Linda Esguerra

    MoreAPCO Officers attends lecture on "What the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) means for the Philippines."
    Richard J Ford

    On the 3rd August Community Leaders and the Philippine Press were invited to a lecture given by Dr. Sandra Seno-Alday, Lecturer, International Business School, University of Sydney Business School and  Executive Member, Sydney Southeast Asia Centre (SSEAC) entitled, "What the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) means for the Philippines."...
    MorePinoy’s Tabo culture
    Willie Jose

    When we think about our Filipino culture, many things come to mind: Bahay Kubo, Tinikling, Kundiman, Kalesa, Jeepneys, Singkil, Fiesta, Parol, Baro’t Saya, Barong Tagalog, Balikbayan Box-- and the handy Tabo....
    MoreKnights of Columbus KC # 9144 Prince of Peace Pilgrimage to Fatima, Lewiston, N.Y.
    Jojo Taduran

    Lewiston-NY-July 29, 2017: The  Prince of Peace Knights of Columbus KC # 9144 brought 150 parishioners to a Pilgrimage to...
    MorePIDC SLATES MABUHAY PHILIPPINES FESTIVAL & PARADE and PHILIPPINE TAPESTRY FASHION SHOW
    Tony A. San Juan

    Big, Bold and  Beautiful !  Inspiring and aspiring words aptly describing the upcoming Filipino Canadian community's premier cultural events in...
    MoreMrs Visayas Coronation Charity Ball shows why Mothers are Special
    Richard J Ford

    This year’s Mrs Visayas Coronation Charity Ball was held at the Marconi Club in Bossley Park on the 22nd July...
    MoreKnights of Columbus KC # 9144 Prince of Peace Pilgrimage to Fatima, Lewiston, N.Y.
    Jojo Taduran

    Lewiston-NY-July 29, 2017: The  Prince of Peace Knights of Columbus KC # 9144 brought 150 parishioners to a Pilgrimage to...
    MorePIDC SLATES MABUHAY PHILIPPINES FESTIVAL & PARADE and PHILIPPINE TAPESTRY FASHION SHOW
    Tony A. San Juan

    Big, Bold and  Beautiful !  Inspiring and aspiring words aptly describing the upcoming Filipino Canadian community's premier cultural events in...
    MoreAPCO Inc. helps support Club Marconi’s 59th Anniversary
    Richard J Ford

    On the Monday 7th August 2017 Club Marconi celebrated its 59th Birthday Celebration, on that night APCO Inc. (Alliance of...
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