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Australian Anglicans protest aid budget cuts

Australia’s Anglican Overseas Aid and the Australian Board of Mission have teamed up with more than 50 aid and development agencies to campaign against significant cuts to the country’s aid budget.

16 June 2016

Australian Anglicans consult on climate change

Anglicans from across Australia and the world gathered in Melbourne this week to hear first-hand accounts of the impact climate change is having on local communities. Rose Elu from the Torres Strait Islands and Tagolyn Kabekabe from the Solomon Islands explained how communities are responding to their changing situation.

12 February 2016

Australian Board of Mission celebrates 165 anniversary

A response from the Church of England to a request from the Bishop of New Zealand for a boat to be used in missionary work in 1850 led to mission outreach work whose fruit is seen today in a number of Anglican provinces.

29 October 2015

Torres Strait: 144th anniversary of Anglican missions

Occasion to reflect on reconciliation and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history

01 July 2015

Young Anglicans share their visions for the church

The Anglican Board of Mission has brought together young Anglicans from every state and territory in Australia to discuss their visions for the national church.

13 February 2015

Update on the impact of Typhoon Hagupit

[ABM] The Episcopal Church in the Philippines expresses its thanks for prayers and that no one was killed by Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby)

19 December 2014

Anglican Church of Australia Appoints New Chair of Anglican Board of Mission

The Rt Rev’d Garry Weatherill has been appointed as the new Chair of the Board of Directors for the Anglican Board of Mission – Australia (ABM).

26 November 2014

Anglican Communion voices speak out ahead of the G20 summit

Leading figures from the Anglican Communion are speaking out in advance of this weekend’s G20 meeting in Brisbane

13 November 2014

Celebrating Coming of the Light

1 July 2014 marks the 143rd anniversary of the ‘Coming of the Light’, the occasion that celebrates when the London Missionary Society first landed on Erub, also known as Darnley Island, in Torres Strait.

12 June 2014

2014 One World WonTok Conference

One World WonTok is a development education conference initiative of the Anglican Board of Mission and UnitingWorld that has toured Australian capital cities in recent weeks

02 June 2014