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  • Free services make Friday 13th feel better

    Posted in July, 2018 

    Today is Friday the 13th, considered an unlucky day in Western superstition. The Junction Neighbourhood Centre would like to make it a luckier day for you by offering some free services that make life a bit easier. Need to get >>>

  • NAIDOC week – Because of her, we can!

    Posted in July, 2018 

    The Junction Neighbourhood Centre understands that it is situated in an historically significant place when it comes to race relations between Indigenous Australians and White Australia. In 1770, when James Cook sailed through the heads of Botany Bay, and landed >>>

  • Older people have “Such a happy day!”

    Posted in June, 2018 

    Read about the opportunities the Junction Neighbourhood Centre offers older people in the community to get out and about and connect with other people.   A chance to dance On Monday 25 June, The Junction Neighbourhood Centre (The JNC) held >>>

  • Free school holiday activities July 2018

    Posted in June, 2018 

    Looking for free school holiday activities for your toddler, child or teen? In the July school holidays, The Junction Neighbourhood Centre’s free playgroups and Community Kitchen will take the following breaks – Transition to School Playgroup: Last day Monday 2 >>>

  • Recognising the need to belong

    Posted in June, 2018 

    The need to belong is a universal emotion that crosses all cultures and borders. This is the central message of Refugee Week, which runs from Sunday 17 June to 23 June. Frances Rush, CEO of the Asylum Seekers Centre, said: >>>

  • Reconciliation: More than just a week

    Posted in June, 2018 

    During National Reconciliation Week The Junction Neighbourhood Centre (The JNC) demonstrated our ongoing commitment to reconciliation. Barbara O’Neill, The JNC’s Aboriginal Community Worker, said: “At The Junction Neighbourhood Centre we realise that reconciliation is about acknowledging the injustices of the >>>

  • Volunteer Week Celebration at The JNC

    Posted in May, 2018 

    National Volunteer Week runs from to 21-27 May,  and on 25 May 2018 The Junction Neighbourhood Centre celebrated our wonderful volunteers at a High Tea at Boonie Doon Golf Club in Pagewood, NSW. The JNC’s General Manager, Janet Green, said: >>>

  • National Reconciliation Week Corroboree

    Posted in May, 2018 

    You’re invited to a Corroboree in National Reconciliation Week The annual Koojay Corroboree is again being hosted by Randwick City Council in partnership with the La Perouse Local Aboriginal Land Council hosts  to celebrate National Reconciliation Week.  Come along on >>>

  • Welcome all year at The JNC

    Posted in May, 2018 

    Neighbourhood Centre week ran from 30 April to 6 May 2018 – the photo shows two of our visitors at our information stall during the week, at Lionel Bowen Library in Maroubra, NSW.  But you’re welcome all year at The >>>

  • Neighbourhood Centre Week

    Posted in April, 2018 

    The Junction Neighbourhood Centre – The JNC – is delighted to be celebrating Neighbourhood Centre Week, which runs from 30 April to 6 May. This is a nationwide initiative to celebrate the role of neighbourhood centres in the community. Neighbourhood >>>