Our inaugural volunteer dentist Dr David Bladen gives the new Balibo Dental Clinic a final inspection before its launch tomorrow!
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 […]
To support the establishment of the Balibo dental clinic and to commemorate the 40 year anniversary of the murders of the Balibo Five on Friday 16th October, a special screening of Robert Connolly’s 2009 film ‘Balibo’ will be held at The Astor, St Kilda.
To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the deaths of the Balibo Five, the Balibo House Trust invites you to a fundraising dinner sponsored by Victoria University that is sure to be a special occasion.
‘The Balibo House Trust wishes to acknowledge and commemorate the untimely passing of our friend and hero of Timor-Leste, Fernando Lasama de Araujo, founder of RENETIL, of Partido Democratica, former Deputy Prime Minister and, at the time of his death, Minister for Education and Co-ordinating Minister of Social Affairs. We join with the people of […]
Ch 7 Balibo Fort Opening Channel Seven journalist Nick McCallum travelled to Balibo to report on the opening of the newly refurbished Fort House, the restored munitions rooms into a cultural and heritage museum and the newly built accommodation units.
Balibo House Trust is very proud to convey this official news from the President’s office – Gary Cunningham to receive a posthumous Medal of the Order of Timor Leste. Gary is in some excellent company. May 5, 2015, 24:15 PALOP and several Portuguese will be decorated in East Timor on May 20 PALOP and Portuguese […]
Views photos from the recently completed Fort hotel and Cultural 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, […]
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 […]