Category: Community

Ten volunteers from the ‘Officer Sikh Gurudwara’ honoured with the 2019 Premier’s Volunteer Champions Awards

Awardees and their families at the Government House. Photo: Supplied. By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 1 December: Ten volunteers from the Sikh temple in Officer are now proud Volunteer Champions. These Volunteer Champions from the Siri Guru Nanak Darbar (SGND)- the Officer Sikh Gurudwara, Officer are among the 57 recipients […]

FIA Diwali Lights Competition 2019 prize distribution at the Parliament House

Photos: SAT/NN. FIA Diwali Lights Competition 2019 prize distribution at the Parliament House By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 15 November: This is for the third consecutive year the FIA Diwali Lights Competition lighted up many homes in Victoria. Spread out into all suburbs, the competition, held each year during the festive […]

BOOK REVIEW: So, who are we Indians, really?

Photo: Jaggernaut Early Indians: The Story of Our Ancestors and Where We Came From; By Tony Joseph;262 pages; Juggernaut, 2018; ISBN 938622898X, 9789386228987. By Neeraj Nanda* MELBOURNE, 7 July: It’s handy for a person living here to say he/she came from a particular country with the passport stamp giving the […]

Dreams come true: Truganina Cricket Club at the MCG for T-20 match

Photo: Jamal MELBOURNE, 2 October: Cricket Victoria made the dream come true for the Truganina Cricket Club when its members were offered a special invitation to watch the T20 match between Australia and Sri Lanka from the MCG sitting on the Woolworth Bean Bags. “Awesome experience of watching the match […]

New Lanka HC concludes first official visit to Victoria

Photo: SNNI By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE,15 October: Sri Lanka’s newly appointed High Commissioner to Australia, J.C.Weliamuna, PC, undertook his first official visit to Melbourne from 13-15 October 2019. Ther High Commissioner met the State Premier Daniel Andrews and discussed the emerging bilateral partnerships in education, health, and tourism and […]