Solidarity Volunteering: Strong Relationships, Mutual Development

Individuals and Organisations honoured at Solidarity Awards

Solidarity Award Winners with Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Palms Australia’s Solidarity Awards, held on Tuesday 16th September, honoured a number of individuals and organisations who have demonstrated solidarity with the world’s poor and commitment to cooperating to end global poverty.

Inaugural Solidarity Awards a tremendous success

Executive Director, President and Patron (Roger O'Halloran, Benjamin Oh, Jose Ramos Horta)

Palms Australia’s inaugural Solidarity Awards evening was declared a tremendous success, with guests excited by addresses by Palms’ Patrons, Dr José Ramos Horta and Deacon Gary Stone.

It’s an honour

Deacon Gary Stone

I would hope now to champion and promote Palms Australia’s contributions to promoting peace, reducing poverty and contributing to sustainable capacity development. I will do this by seeking to engage with Government and non government leaders and agencies, as well as churches and other people of goodwill.

Solidarity Awards Dinner

Doltone House provides a tremendous location

Doltone House provides a tremendous location You can now book online by following this link. Palms Australia will host its inaugural Solidarity Awards and Fundraising Dinner on 16th October 2012 at Doltone House, a very special venue overlooking the world-famous Harbour Bridge. It will be a memorable night of appreciation, inspiration, entertainment and surprises. Join […]

Two great peacemakers open their hands

Dr José Ramos Horta

We’re excited to announce our new Patrons, who have agreed to assist promote Palms Australia’s vision and mission. We have included here also the selection criteria, in case you can think of someone else who might fit the bill.


I do not want my house to be walled in on all sides and my windows to be stuffed. I want the cultures of all the lands
to be blown about my house as freely as possible. But I refuse to be blown off my feet by any. - Mohandas Gandhi