Category Archive: News and Events

Santa Teresa community keeps the faith in isolation during pandemic

Easter’s theme of entering the tomb and keeping vigil until Christ’s resurrection on the third...

Posted on: April 22, 2020

Government urged to extend JobKeeper program to migrant workers

Australia’s Federal Government is being urged to extend a vital safety net to everyone living...

Posted on: April 15, 2020

Timor Leste Scholarship program improves access to education

An educational scholarship program for secondary and tertiary students is continuing to improve access to...

Posted on: April 15, 2020

A close shave – hair today, gone for a good cause

The buzz of an electric shaver accompanied by the sound of applause and peals of...

Posted on: March 20, 2020

St Patrick’s College for Girls celebrates 180th anniversary year

This year marks the 180th year in which the school community known as St Patrick’s...

Posted on: March 17, 2020

Community pays tribute to Indigenous Elder Aunty Joan Hendriks

The Good Samaritan community was saddened to learn of the death of Aunty Joan Hendriks...

Posted on: March 17, 2020

Sisters farewelled from St Mary's College Wollongong

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan were lovingly farewelled from St Mary’s Star of the...

Posted on: February 19, 2020

Ongoing formation a priority at every stage of Good Sams' journey

One of the great challenges in modern religious life is how we best support one...

Posted on: February 19, 2020

WA communities turn out to celebrate Good Samaritans

The population of the West Australian gold-mine towns of Mt Magnet, Meekatharra and Cue might...

Posted on: February 19, 2020

Sisters of the Good Samaritan join the National Redress Scheme

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan have now been declared as having joined the National...

Posted on: October 31, 2019

Good Samaritan novitiate welcomes new candidate

Sisters of the Good Samaritan have welcomed and received Dianne Mai into the Novitiate community...

Posted on: October 2, 2019

Bishop Terry Brady, Parish Priest Fr Salas Muttathukattil MSFS, parishioners and sisters including Sr Mary Constable, centre, gather for the farewell. Photo: Patrick Lee

155 year tradition ends

After 155 years of benefiting from the presence of Good Samaritan Sisters, the people of...

Posted on: September 6, 2019