October 16, 2018

Author Archive | Catherine Sheehan


Standing up for free speech at USyd

A devout Maronite Catholic will stand up for freedom of speech at the University of Sydney after being elected to the Senate in a landslide victory.


Young Knight’s grand day

Igor Pletikosa has become one of the world’s youngest knights in one of the Church’s oldest orders. The twenty-five year-old  said he  feels “honoured and privileged” to have been made a Knight in an Order dating back to the Crusades in the 11th century. The Religious Education teacher at Mount Carmel College in Varroville, says […]


Ignite festival to set Sydney on fire

One of the most powerful Catholic youth conferences held in Australia each year is set to bring its evangelising spirit to Sydney in 2019.

Dad Peter Sidgreaves with his wife Amy and family at their Camden Home. PHOTO: Alphonsus Fok

Camden Mayor a Man of Many Hats

Proud father of four and newly-elected Camden Mayor, Peter Sidgreaves, would like to see workers spending less time travelling to work, and more time with family. As a full-time IT Manager at Sydney Catholic Schools, Cr Sidgreaves travels two hours and 40 minutes every day. This means less time to spend with his wife Amy […]