Grail Australia News

Sacred Activism 2015

Twenty young women from nine countries spent three weeks at the Grail Centre in Cornwall, New York in July 2015 in an intense residential program formed around the core principles of the Beijing +20 Post-2015 platform of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). They return better prepared for advocacy within their…
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International Council meeting in Sydney

Nearly twenty Grail women from 16 countries attended the Grail International Council (IC) meeting in Sydney from 28 August to 6 September. The four-yearly IC gatherings reflect on the progress of decisions made at International Grail Assemblies, as well as consult on issues which impact Grail life. Grail Sydney members had the opportunity to billet…
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In memory of Gloria Lazzarini

Gloria Lazzarini (Grail Brisbane) - 23rd January 1937 – 1st August, 2015. Gloria Lazzarini's farewell Eucharist took place in the parish church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Coorparoo, Brisbane. There appeared to be people there  from every period and part of her life. There were the members of her family who had shared her…
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Queensland Multicultural Awards 2015

For 25 years, the Queensland Government have presented the Multicultural Awards in various categories to recognise individuals, businesses and community organisations who work to promote multiculturalism and harmony in Queensland. The 2015 awards were held this year as part of Queensland Multicultural Week (23 - 30 Aug, 2015).   The Townsville Multicultural Support Group (of which…
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