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Media release – Australian Ambassador to Timor-Leste attends opening of Balibo Fort Hotel and Culture and Heritage Centre

Australian Ambassador to Timor-Leste attends opening of Balibo Fort Hotel and Culture and Heritage Centre 20 March 2015 The Australian Ambassador to Timor-Leste, Peter Doyle, delivered a speech at the opening of the Balibo Fort Hotel and Culture and Heritage Centre. Mr Doyle joined senior members of the government of Timor-Leste, the Hon Steve Bracks, […]

Media Release – Minister Gusmão opens facilities at Balibo

Minister of State and of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers and Official Spokesperson for the Government of Timor-Leste Díli, March 23, 2015 Minister Gusmão opens facilities at Balibo On Friday, the Minister of Planning and Strategic Investment officially opened the Balibo Fort Hotel and Cultural and Heritage Centre. The construction of the hotel is […]

Media release – Balibo Fort Hotel and Cultural and Heritage Centre launched – Balibo House Trust.

“BALIBO VISITOR ACCOMMODATION TO BOOST TOURISM, CREATE JOBS” The opening of the Balibo Fort Hotel and Cultural and Heritage Centre took place on Friday 20th. March at 10 am in Balibo, Timor Leste.  The visitor accommodation and centre at the historic Balibo fort was launched by the Minister for Planning and Strategic Investment, Xanana Gusmao. ‘This […]

Sad news

Balibó House Trust today received the very sad news of the untimely and early passing of the Balibó Community Learning Centre’s dedicated English teacher Leo in Maliana hospital.  Our thoughts and most sincere condolences are with Leo’s family and the community of Balibó.