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Upcoming Events


Palms 98th Orientation Course

For our new recruits: The essential preparation for Palms volunteers heading overseas in 2017, or those who would like to benefit from Palm’s six decades of cross-cultural engagement.

Sat 7 to Sun 15 January 2017

Peter Canisius House
102 Mona Vale Road
Pymble NSW 2073

The course will conclude with a Commissioning Ceremony and BBQ lunch for family and friends. Further details will be advised closer to the date.


Palms Timor Leste Encounters in 2017

Travel for 13 days to encounter Timor-Leste and visit a variety of development projects. For more information, visit our encounter page. Spaces are limited so early bookings are essential.

April 2 – 14
July 2 – 14
Sept 24 – Oct 6



Friendships grow between people of different backgrounds and cultures because they meet as persons, not because they share a common heritage.
Such friendships grow because we all belong to the largest group of all, the human race. - Jean Vanier