National News

People of faith lead largest grassroots climate petition in Australia’s history

Tuesday 12 September 2017

Media and Communications Office
Some 25,000 people have signed a petition led by faith communities calling for stronger action on climate change. Muslims, Christians, Jews, Buddhists and Hindus have been pounding the nation’s pavements collecting signatures in mosques, churches, high schools and local businesses in what may be one of the largest grassroots, multi-electorate climate petitions in our nation’s history.

Film Review: That's Not Me

Monday 11 September 2017

Peter W. Sheehan, Australian Catholic Office for Film and Broadcasting
This Australian comedy tells the story of an actress who is mistaken for her celebrity twin sister, and comes to use the mistake to her advantage, which affects her and her relationships to those around her. The film is set in Melbourne, and contains a number of reconstructed LA scenes.