Migrant families share culture

DIVERSE contributions of refugees to the community were celebrated at Mount Gambier North Primary School last week. Refugee Week celebrated the successful settlement of over 140 […]

Roland helps reconnect refugees

WHEN Congolese man Roland Kalamo walked into the Mount Gambier Red Cross office last year looking to help as a volunteer, the staff could not believe […]

Wealth for toil in lucky country

FOR Karen refugees Saw Khain and Saw Myo, working nine hours a day, six days a week is easy compared to the gruelling work they are […]

Generous school project

SAINT Martins Lutheran College students have played their part in welcoming refugees to the Mount Gambier community through a fundraising project as part of their global […]

Decade of freedom celebrated

NORTH Gambier Primary School was full of music and dance on Saturday night as hundreds of people gathered to celebrate 10 years since the first Karen […]

Refugee settlement celebrated

LIFE in Australia is a world away from a childhood spent in Thailand camps for Karen refugees Nerr Soe Kapan and Lizar Lee. Never setting foot […]