We were very pleased to host the Governor-General, Ms Quentin Bryce AC CVO, for a luncheon with the Brotherhood’s Women’s Network on May 15th. The Governor-General took time out to visit aged clients at the Brotherhood’s Coolibah Centre and spent the morning talking with Coolibah members before speaking to clients and members about the work of the Brotherhood's Women's Network.
On Tuesday October 18, The Brotherhood hosted Emmanuel Jal and his childhood friend (and Brotherhood staff member) David Vincent in a screening of War Child and Q&A.
On Wednesday 8 December 2010, we celebrated the Brotherhood's 80th anniversary with an afternoon service at St Paul's Cathedral in Melbourne.
On Tuesday 28 September 2010, we were very pleased to introduce our new Brotherhood of St Laurence Ambassador, Jonathon Welch, at a lunchtime event at our Coolibah Centre in Fitzroy.
The Brotherhood's annual Sambell Oration Dinner for 2011, held on November 23 featured Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia.