Tagged: oceania

2017 Oceania Leaders’ Assembly

  Prepared by FFWPU Oceania 2017 Oceania Leaders’ General Assembly was held June 19-21, 2017 in Sydney, Australia, to share activities after our General Assembly and to shape our future plans. The opening prayer by UPF Secretary General Greg Stone was followed by the opening remarks by Regional President Yu Jeong-Deuk. Director Yong...

Australia: Empowering Women for Leadership Workshop

WFWP Australia workshop on February 23 to 26, 2017, Sydney Australia   By Hamidah Bahashwan and Aila Willitts, WFWP Australia Overall, the participants enjoyed discovering new ideas about Emotional Intelligence, Leadership and Working with Team. Two participants made a request for facilitator to conduct training in their community. The workshop conducted was very well...

Oceania: The 2017 Retreat

  By FFWPU Oceania, by Rachel Ledesma Building on the foundation of the previous 3 retreats, this year the 4th Annual Retreat for Blessed Children, 18 years and older, was held from 13th-22nd January. The retreat weekend kicked off Friday 13th evening in the serene camping grounds at Cape Liptrap Coastal Park, Victoria....

Oceania: Regional Divine Principle Workshop

  By FFWPU Oceania, by Rachel Ledesma Every new year welcomes a fresh start, as well as an opportunity for our Blessed Children across Oceania to re-connect at our annual Regional Summer Workshops. This year, the 10 day workshop, was held in our newly renovated, beloved Belgrave Heights property, just outside of Melbourne....

Oceania Regional Workshop 2016

By FFWPU New Zealand, Andrew Halim: It is said that the time of youth is the most memorable time of one’s life. Regardless of where our paths lead us to, the time when we begin to grow together is often an unforgettable one. This year’s Oceania Regional Workshop was a platform for such...

Oceania: Living for Others Awards Night

UPF Oceania: On December 7, 2015 at the Oceania Peace Embassy in Sydney, the Living for Others Awards night was a fitting way to conclude an active year of peace building for UPF Sydney. Six people, widely recognized in the community for their service to others, were presented with Living for Others Awards....

Oceania Regional Leadership Conference

UPF Oceania: The 2015 Oceania Regional Leadership Conference was held at the Oceania Peace Embassy in Sydney, Australia on December 1-2, 2015 with the theme: “Peace, Security and Human Development in Oceania.” The conference was sponsored by UPF and jointly organized and supported by WFWP. The delegates at the conference came from Vanuatu, Solomon...

Rev. Sun Myung Moon Memorial Fishing Day

FFWPU Oceania: The earliest memory of my education about God through the Principle was the morning after attending my first evening program in 1981. That night we took a long bus ride into the Northern California hills and I woke up the next morning on a farm known as Booneville. In the morning...

The Third Universal Seonghwa Memorial of True Father in Sydney, Australia

FFWPU Oceania: All the members of FFWPU, WFWPU and UPF in Old worked together to organize and facilitate the heartfelt appreciation for the life and works carried out by the late Rev Sun Myung Moon. Since it was going to be a public celebration, members sought to advertise the event as widely as...

The Third Universal Seonghwa Memorial of True Father in Tasmania, Australia

By FFWPU/UPF Oceania, August 31, 2015, Hobart, Tasmania: We held this event at the beautiful, newly built Baha’i center in Hobart, Tasmania, on Sunday, 31st August 2015 under the banner of Universal Peace Federation. Our guest speaker was Mr Rick McInerheney from Victoria, former UPF National Director and the MC for the event...