The Record – Winter 2017

The Record is St Vincent de Paul Society’s national quarterly magazine focusing on social justice issues such as homelessness and poverty. Contributors include policy experts, academics and members of the Society.

The Editor of the Winter 2017 issue is Colleen O’Sullivan.


Read The Record online by clicking on an article title.

  1. Editor’s note
  2. From the President, Graham West
  3. It’s an honour
  4. We live in the shelter of each other, Dr John Falzon
  5. Dr John Falzon on The Drum
  6. Placing our lives in the potter’s hands, Fr Troy Bobbin
  7. A life devoted to spirituality, youth, social justice and rugby league: Rest in peace, Rupert Hudson
  8. Coming together, Claire Victory
  9. Congress 2017 keynote speakers
  10. Dr Hugh Mackay: the state of the nation starts in your street, Dr Hugh Mackay
  11. Walking with and walking together: A new take on empowering those who turn to the Society for help, Mario Trinidad
  12. On the NSW south coast – Wollongong: Denis Walsh
  13. Far North NSW: Brian Donaghy
  14. The other side of paradise – Queensland Sunshine Coast: John Forrest
  15. Caring for the Carers: Michael Liddy
  16. Recruiting, retaining, motivating: Warwick Fulton
  17. Building partnerships with Australia’s First Peoples: John Lochowiak
  18. After the boom: Bob Burns
  19. The Society in the Northern Territory: Fay Gurr
  20. Tasmania’s northwest coast: Tony Muir
  21. South Australia’s Riverland: Cathy Beaton
  22. Congress 2017, Fr Troy Bobbin
  23. Long battle for recognition, Phil Glendenning
  24. Rekindle the flame – reflections from a youth newbie: Kathryn Petterson
  25. Dare to imagine – youth: Patrick Wallis
  26. The Society into the future – youth:  Laura Beres
  27. Vincentian puts law and politics on hold to further her faith – youth: Ashley Carvalho
  28. Our work with asylum seekers and refugees
  29. The Society in the Pacific, Frank Brassil
  30. Vinnies stores, Lindsay Dunn
  31. Lauded pilot delivers 1951 congress attendees a happy landing in Hobart, Mike Moran
  32. Famvin Homeless Alliance becomes official, author


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Tiles of faces of St Vincent de Paul staff.

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