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The New Perth Stadium November 2015 networking event – review

The Ireland Western Australian Forum hosted a very successful lunchtime networking event on the 20th November 2015 at the Parmelia Hilton Perth. The theme of the sold out event was “The New Perth Stadium – The Construction Story”. Marty Kavanagh – Honorary Consul of Ireland, was MC for proceedings with guest speakers Bill McEvoy (Brookfield…

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2015 St Patrick’s Day Breakfast

St Patrick’s Day Breakfast – Discussing the property market in Perth Join the Hon. Bill Marmion, Mr Kieran Kinsella, and a panel of speakers to discuss the property market in Perth for this year’s St Patrick’s Day IWAF breakfast. Hon. Bill Marmion BE MBA MLA Minister for Finance; Mines and Petroleum A civil engineer by…

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Invitation: CEC Guide to Improving Electricity Use in Your Business – Perth

The Clean Energy Council, in conjunction with experts in energy use for small to medium enterprise businesses, are launching a new Guide to improving electricity use in business which looks at solutions for better managing electricity demand and costs. Funded by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) the guide provides practical advice on how to…

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Crowd Funding Campaign for St Patricks Day Festival 2015

St Patricks Day WA INC are engaging in a crowd funding campaign this year. Our Community would love your support on this either by using your social media or donating to help support this initiative. The more Funds raised means more Fun. So lets put the FUN back in Fundraising. St Patricks Day WA INC…

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Inner-city living suits migrant couple – The West Australian

The West Australian newspaper has an interview with James Phelan, who moved from Dublin to Perth with his partner 3 years ago. He discusses inner city living and it’s advantages when also working in the Perth City centre. Read the full article online here: Inner-city living suits migrant couple

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Drive for Irish nurses – The West Australian

An article published in the West Australian on Monday the 11th of August reports of a mass recruitment drive for 150 Irish nurses to fill a predicted shortage of nurses in WA. Read the full article online here: Row Over Drive For Irish Nurses

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Ireland’s Diaspora – Have Your Say

PUBLIC MEETING AT THE IRISH CLUB, Subiaco  Thursday 19 June, 7-9pm  The Irish Government is undertaking a comprehensive review of its Diaspora policy to examine all elements of its engagement with the Irish abroad. A public meeting to discuss diaspora policy and to seek views and input for the review will be held at THE…

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On the couch with Michael Malone and Brian Kelly – July 3, 2014

Join us on the couch with Michael Malone, founder of iiNet and Brian Kelly, Australian Country Manager of Kentz. Date & Time: Thursday 3 July 2014 at 5.30pm Venue: The Celtic Club, 48 Ord Street, West Perth Door Charge: $10 (includes nibbles) RSVP to Bronagh Doherty: bronaghdoherty77@gmail.com Numbers are limited to 100, please RSVP asap…

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Reciprocal Healthcare Agreement between Ireland and Australia

Ireland and Australia have a reciprocal health care agreement (RHCA) that entitles visitors from Ireland to Australia to receive medically necessary treatment as public inpatients or outpatients in Australian public hospitals, on the same terms as Australian residents (i.e free of charge). Medically necessary treatment means and ill-health or injury which occurs while the individual…

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