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12/04/2017: Australia

In 2017 it was decided to have two meetings of the combined councils of the three administrative units of Australia, Melanesia and the Pacific. This followed on from the meeting of the extended general council held in October 2016.

The councils met at the Mary MacKillop Centre in Sydney, Australia, on April 1 and 2. Brother Michael de Waas joined the meeting as a representative of the general administration.

A second meeting will take place in Auckland in August.

In the picture, the participants:

Left to right: Greg McDonald (Australia), Jean-Marie Batick (Leader - Melanesia), Ken McDonald (Australia), Stanley Bakere (Melanesia), Mark Kenatsi (Melanesia), David McDonald (Leader - Pacific), Darren Burge (Australia), Paul Kane (Australia), Jeff Barrington (Australia), Michael de Waas, Sefo Une (Pacific), Martin Pattison (Pacific), Peter McNamara (Facilitator), Clement Pekubei (Melanesia), Tony d’Arbon (Support), Chris Maney (Pacific), Kevin Wanden (Pacific), Peter Carroll (Leader - Australia).

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