Sri Lankan news - Australia

 

The Winter Ball 2013: A night to remember

The Sri Lanka Association of NSW (SLA) celebrated its 40th anniversary in grand style on the 6th of July 2013 at its Winter Ball, an event that many within the Sri Lankan community in New South Wales, their friends and well-wishers consider as the premier social event of the year.

Read more ...
Madhura Atheethe 2 – presented by SCATS NSW

Like a veritable breath of fresh air, “MADHURA ATHEETHE” presented by SCATS NSW, descended on the expectant Sydney Sri Lankan community at the Bowman Hall in Blacktown on Friday 12th July 2013.

Read more ...
SPUR NSW Donations in Tricomalee and Sampoor - Australia

As a part of its social responsibility in reconciliation process, SPUR NSW sent a consignment of school exercise books (approximately 4000) to Sampoor and Tricomalee to be distributed amongst the many deprived school children.

Read more ...
Sri Lankan-born author Kretser wins tip Australia literary prize

(Reuters) - Sri Lankan-born author Michelle de Kretser won Australia’s tip novel esteem on Wednesday, awarded a Miles Franklin endowment for her novel “Questions of Travel” that follows dual people on apart journeys.

Read more ...
Launch of Two Books by Dr. Palitha Ganewatta

The first book “Gunadasa Amarasekara Sanwada” (Discussions with veteran writer Gunadasa Amaraseka) is a unique book comprising of the SBS radio discussions on the strong points and weak points of Sinhala Literature and its journey. Sydney poet Maithree Panagoda gave the audience a preview of the book and admired the unique approach adopted by Palitha in its creation.

Read more ...
 Vivid Sydney Opens Its Fifth Year With Spectacular Lights Show - Sydney

Vivid Sydney is the biggest light, music and arts festival this part of the world. It is now on its fifth year and ran from May 24 to June 10.

Read more ...
St. Paul’s Milagiriya Past Pupils Association of NSW held their inaugural get together at Lake Parramatta Reserve, Sydney

St. Paul’s Milagiriya Past Pupils Association of NSW held their inaugural get together at Lake Parramatta Reserve, Sydney on 9th June 2013.

Read more ...
Auslan Product dinner dance - June 2103

Their dinner dance was held on the 8th of June at the Don Moore Community Center in Carlingford on June 8th.

Read more ...
“Dumbara Asiriya” in Unfolded on stage in Melbourne

‘Dumbara Asiriya’ , “Pageantry of Rural Lanka”  proudly presented by Sri Lankan Dance Academy of Victoria and Thaala Asapuwa is one of the first of its kind staged in Australia, during which the choreographer showcased the splendour, colour, diversity and glamour of a Sri Lankan Village through dance, drama and music. 

Read more ...
Professor Siri Kannagara appointed to Order Of Australia

Professor Siri Kannagara has been honoured with an appointment to the Order of Australia for his services in the field of medicine.

Read more ...

 

Template Settings
Select color sample for all params
Red Blue Green Black Yellow
Background Color
Text color
Google font
Body font-size
Body font-family
Direction