Category Archives: Blog

Melbourne Philanthropist, Krystyna Campbell-Pretty


In February, the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) announced the acquisition of ‘one of the world’s most sought after fashion collections’. Valued at $1.4 million, it includes the most significant French haute couture ever to […]

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Catholic parishes: communities of service


30 August 2016 About 100 people gathered at Our Lady of the Assumption parish in Cheltenham on Saturday 27 August to participate in Catholic Social Services Victoria’s Reimagining Parish Services Expo. Catholic parishes in Melbourne […]

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Bridge Builders Business Breakfast


26 August 2016 It was a pleasure to join with Corey Payton of Encore Studio in capturing the 12th Annual Business Breakfast organised by Bridge Builders Youth Organisation. Well, correction. It was actually delivered by […]

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Australian Missionary of Mercy


8 June 2016 ‘What we say and how we say it, our every word and gesture, ought to express God’s compassion, tenderness and forgiveness for all.’ Pope Francis (tweet, 11 May) As part of the […]

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Stanhope Gold Medallist


Tuesday 24 May 2016 Governor-General Peter Cosgrove presented the 2015 Stanhope Gold Medal to Mr Murray Barnewall of Port Campbell, Victoria, at Melbourne Town Hall on Tuesday 24 May. The ceremony took place in the […]

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Infant Viability Bill Rally


Monday 23 May 2016 About 1500 supporters of the Infant Viability Bill, which is scheduled for debate among Victorian politicians this Wednesday, gathered on the steps of Parliament House on Saturday. They gathered in a […]

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Jason Evert in Melbourne


20 May 2016 Photos and photo gallery below by Fiona Basile Around 600 people, young and old, gathered in Australian Catholic University’s Cathedral Hall in Fitzroy last night to hear American best-selling author of more […]

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Poet David Whyte on Asking the Beautiful Question


Invalid Displayed Gallery 6 May 2016 This time last week I was listening, for the first time, to internationally acclaimed poet, philosopher and speaker David Whyte. He wasn’t long into his story-telling and poetry that I thought […]

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Happy 90th Birthday Uncle Ben Lolicato


10 April 2016 It’s not every day you get to celebrate and share in the celebration of 90-years-of age. Happy birthday Uncle Ben Lolicato! More than 100 family (immediate and distant!) gathered in Barham, in […]

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Dabbling in Hand Modelling


17 March 2016 The beautiful hands of Nina. I have long loved photographing hands. I love their curves, lines, the texture and stories. I’m simply fascinated with them. For Nina, she’s hoping to delve into […]

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