Shepherdson College 40th Anniversary

June 27, 2010

Shepherdson College School Council invites all past staff and students, along with any supporters of the school and students, to come to Galiwin’ku to help us celebrate the 40th anniversary of the school.

UCA Congratulates Australia’s new Prime Minister

June 24, 2010

Acting President, Rev Gregor Henderson, said he welcomed Ms Gillard’s election as a major step in Australia’s commitment to gender equality and hopes she would serve as a role model for young people.

Happy Birthday UCA

June 22, 2010

On the 22nd June 1977, the Uniting Church in Australia was formed.

Uniting Church condemns suspension of Afghan, Sri Lankan visas

May 18, 2010

President of the Uniting Church in Australia, Rev. Alistair Macrae has condemned the announcement today by Foreign Minister Stephen Smith and Immigration Minister Chris Evans that Australia has suspended the processing of all protection applications from Sri Lankan and Afghan asylum seekers.

Curtin Detention Centre to reopen

May 18, 2010

The Uniting Church in Australia has condemned the Australian Government’s decision to house Afghan and Sri Lankan asylum seekers in the old Curtin detention centre.

Support for Ministry in East Timor

May 18, 2010

On 27 April UnitingWorld launched the Onwards in Ministry: East Timor appeal to empower the founders of the Protestant Church in East Timor to receive training for effective leadership.

Government backdown on climate change

May 18, 2010

The Australian Government has failed the Australian people with its decision to delay any further work on an emissions trading scheme, says the President of the Uniting Church in Australia, Rev. Alistair Macrae.

Reconciliation Week

May 18, 2010

Will be held from 27 May to 3 June 2010, with Reconciliation Sunday being held on 30 May.