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40 Years…

On the 7th of December, and today on the 8th, we remember the many innocent Timorese citizens, and journalist Roger East, who lost their lives in such tragic and reprehensible circumstances when the Indonesian army commenced its invasion of Timor Leste 40 years ago. Balibo House Trust honours the memories of those lost as we […]

His Excellency XANANA GUSMÃO accepts Honorary Doctorate and acknowledges Balibó House Trust.

Here is the text of His Excellency’s University of Melbourne Doctorate of Letters acceptance speech, attended by our Patron The Hon. Steve Bracks. Balibo House Trust is deeply honoured to be acknowledged in a speech which so eloquently addresses the importance of a strong and equitable relationship between Timor Leste and Australia. DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF […]