Local principal’s Nepal effort

Local principal’s Nepal effort

The generosity and kindness of the Nepalese people will soon be returned thanks to a fundraiser dinner aimed at assisting the nation after being shocked by two earthquakes over the past three weeks. Coniston Public School Principal, David Lamb, is a part of a group of...
Banding together for Batase

Banding together for Batase

The earthquake that struck Nepal late last month has again motivated University of Wollongong students to dig deep and raise money to support a country and community in need. Students and musicians gathered at a music event on Tuesday night to raise funds for...
Rotaract helps deliver hope to Nepal

Rotaract helps deliver hope to Nepal

The UOW Rotaract Club is raising money to send an emergency survival kit┬áto remote┬ádisaster areas in Nepal, after the Himalayan nation’s deadliest earthquake in over 80 years. The “shelter boxes” contain items essential for victims of natural...
Heartbreak for home country

Heartbreak for home country

As the death toll rises and news continues to spread about the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal, a group of UOW students have pulled together to raise funds for their home country. Students in the UOW Nepalese Society have gathered outside the UOW library for...
The Stranded Traveller’s Survival Guide

The Stranded Traveller’s Survival Guide

It’s a traveller’s worst nightmare: there has been a freak natural disaster and all out-going flights have been suspended indefinitely. You’re facing a sea of angry tourists, bickering with frazzled attendants at airline desks in various dialects,...