1/3/08, 5 & 7:30pm, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Crnr Camder & Appin Rd
!>Talent Day 2008
Organised every year by Dr. Abdul Haq, Talent Day is a wonderful program when we honour our bright kids - those who made it to the selective schools and those who successfully completed their HSC...Video...
A month-long film festival will be organized by Ouderland Memorial Committee in Canberra on the occasion of Independence and National Day of Bangladesh...details...
ABC Radio National: Australia Talks
Future of Multiculturalism in Australia
On 18-Feb-2008, Dr. Nahid Kabir, a research fellow at the School of Communications & Arts, Edith Cowan University, in Perth took part in a radio discussion on the future of Multiculturalism in Australia...Audio...
Bangladesh High Commission
Press Release on Melbourne Consular Camp
9-Mar-2008, Sunday, 5 pm, Science Theatre, University of NSW
AFMB Human Rights Seminar
Australian Forum for Minorities in Bangladesh observed World Human Rights Day on 16 December 2007. A seminar organised on that occasion was followed by the 37th Victory Day celebrations. Photos...
Attn: Bangladeshis in Melbourne
Bangladesh High Commission has changed the venue of the Melbourne consular camp at the last moment. New venue has been announced "for the convenience of all". But no apologies given for the inconvenience caused...Details...
$11,880 raised at Fundraising Dinner
Bangladesh-Australia Disaster Relief Committee (BADRC) organised a fund raising dinner on 3-Feb-2008 at the Ambala Function Centre, Milsons Point. The dinner was attended by members of Bangladeshi as well as wider Australian community...Details... Photos...
!>Rebate Ends This Month, Act Quickly!
Australian government started a programme recently to help people with their dental treatment. But they have suddenly decided to stop it. We received a letter from the Dental Association that Medicare is going to accept referral for dental rebate only upto 30-Mar-2008...More...
Dr. Nahid Sayma
Canberra Film Festival - March'2008
Organised by Ouderland Memorial Committee a month-long film festival began in Canberra on 9-Mar-2008 to celebrate the Independence Day of Bangladesh...Report & Photos...
In Case of Emergency!
If we are involved in an accident or taken ill, the people attending us would have our mobile phone but wouldn`t know who to call. Yes, there are hundreds of numbers stored but which one is the contact person in case of an emergency? Hence this "ICE" (In Case of Emergency) Campaign...Details...
!!>New Nation - Ancient Land
Today is the 37th Independence Day of Bangladesh. A new nation but our history goes back to 1700 BC. Over last 3500 years this piece of land, we call Bangladesh today, was ruled by many kings, rulers, empires and dynasties. Here is a comprehensive list of rulers of Bengal...Details...
10 Ideas that are changing the world
TIME Magazine recently did a cover story on 10 Ideas that are changing the world. No. 9 is Grameen Bank...Details...
Sent by Ashis Bablu
!>Are You Ready for the Daylight Saving Changes?
From this year, daylight saving in NSW, Victoria, ACT, Tasmania and South Australia will end a week later than usual. Your Microsoft Windows PCs and mobile devices will need to be updated so that they automatically adjust their internal clocks on the new Daylight Saving start and end dates. Windows update from Microsoft
Excellence in Teaching
Dr Mohammed Razzaque, Senior Lecturer, University of New South Wales, has been awarded the Bill Birkett Award for Teaching Excellence for 2008. The Selection Committee were particularly impressed with Dr Razzaque's sustained contribution to Learning and Teaching, his outstanding CATEI results and his strategies for providing student support and enhancing the quality of student learning...Details...
Naheen Mahbub - Winner of the Business Person of the Year 2007
Naheen Mahbub, a year 12 student at Baulkham Hills High School was awarded the 2007 NSW Secondary Business Person of the Year by the Young Achievement Australia (YAA) Business Skills Program...Details...