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Melbourne gathers for State funeral service of Sisto Malaspina

Tuesday 20 November 2018

Media and Communications Office 
Today, hundreds flocked to Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Cathedral for the State Funeral of Sisto Malaspina, the co-owner of the iconic Pellegrini’s Espresso Bar. Friends, family and customers united in grief for the beloved restaurateur and Victorian icon who was killed in the Bourke Street terror attack this month.

Remembering Indigenous Soldiers: Unveiling of Mosaic Murals

Wednesday 14 November 2018

Media and Communications Office

An unveiling of three five-metre-high mosaic murals, one of which was created to commemorate Indigenous soldiers at war, brought together a gathering of St Pius X students, war veterans along with Indigenous family and local community which took place at Austin Hospital’s Repatriation centre in Heidelberg West as part of this week’s Remembrance Day events.