Solidarity Volunteering: Strong Relationships, Mutual Development


Palms Grill’d!

Palms is participating in Local Matters at Grill’d Harbourside this February! Local Matters is the Grill’d community donation program that sees each Grill’d restaurant donate $500 back into the community every month. The donation is split between 3 local community groups $300 / $100 / $100. HOW YOU CAN HELP? We’d love your support in receiving […]


Raffle Winners

Here we go again…   Thanks to everyone who supported our Survival Day Raffle! The winners are… First Prize: Yes that BridgeClimb! A very lucky winner and a friend now get to see our city from the famous coat hanger! Enough said. WON BY  BLACK F19 Second Prize: Vagabond’s Aqua Jazz Cruise. Music and city sights now from the harbour. […]


Seeds bear fruit at Christmas and beyond

Dear John and Des I bring you good news. Some of our Eagle Wood trees both at Emmaus Farm and behind our workshops are bearings pods. This is wonderful. We were waiting for that. Next week we will collect sand again and get some beds ready for the germination when the time comes. The trees […]


Raffle Prizes!

Two Raffles down! Congratulations again to our Survival Day winners! The rest of you can still try out for- Easter Raffle: Indoors or Out? Drawn 18 March First Prize: Strike a pose in a $380 value photo shoot provided by Hollywood Studios, with $220 credit towards portrait prints. Simpler pleasures are Second: Delve into Hannah Tunnicliffe’s […]

Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural.
It is man made and can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings. - Nelson Mandela