Tag: Perth

Taking the Long Way to Newcastle

I was recently in Newcastle for several days of meetings at Compassion Australia’s national office. It took the best part of a day to fly from Perth to Sydney and…



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Have You Met Alphonse?

Have you met Alphonse? Alphonse is a child from Rwanda who is receiving ongoing help through Compassion’s Highly Vulnerable Children’s Fund. That’s the fund that Ride for Compassion Coast to…



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Six Months

A spring day in Perth. There is a mixture of excitement, anticipation and concern. There may even be fear. Have I done enough? Will I make it? Looking back there…



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It’s Not About the Bike

What were you doing when you were 14? What responsibilities did you have at that age? At 14 years old, Larpopo is the head of her household. After her parents…



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Reality Bites

Do you have big plans for 2018? I know that I certainly do. I can no longer put off the urgency of what I’ll be doing by saying, ‘next year’.…



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