Solidarity Volunteering: Strong Relationships, Mutual Development

95th Orientation Course brings out the best

Bruce Farquharson contributes some of his expertise

It was a small group at our September course, but the concentration of talent, commitment and passion was palpable at our 95th Orientation Course.

Mutual relationships

Encounter participants

Palms has always sought stronger, more challenging relationships with our partners, and we are proud to announce two exciting new collaborations with ACU.

Upcoming events

In 2013, we have scheduled Information Sessions, Re-entry workshop, Orientation Course, Palms Encounters, a book launch and our second annual Solidarity Awards.

Join our Simulations – September 11th and 12th

Palms Cross-Cultural

Join us for either our Crossing Cultures (Bafa Bafa) or Development (Pineapple Republic) Simulations in Glebe at 6pm on September 11th and 12th.

Interested in volunteering? Workshops in Adelaide & Brisbane

2010 Orientation Course

Palms Australia will be hosting workshops in Adelaide and Brisbane for people interested in international volunteering.

Whether you’ve committed yourself to the idea, are wondering what volunteering might involve or are simply curious, you should come to one of our workshops.


True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice. - Martin Luther King Jr