Author Archive | Kelli Haynes

Millers Point – a community worth the fight?

Some say it’s a shame what is happening in Millers Point, but does it really matter to the rest of us that the people in an entire suburb are displaced, dispersed and their shared history, connections and relationships lost? Does it matter that the physical place they are connected to is sold and its history that was […]

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Albanese declares support

The Honourable Anthony Albanese (federal member for Grayndler and Shadow Minister for Cities, Shadow Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, Shadow Minister for Tourism) has written to the Friends of Millers Point to declare his support to the cause of the Millers Point community and to formally take up the role of patron of the organisation. […]

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First communion at St Brigids

When a community is destroyed

  In February, we lost another family from our community in Millers Point. There was ‘May’ (not her real name), who has Downs Syndrome, her parents who were refugees and her siblings who went to school and lived for over two decades in the area. Those who care about people with significant disability know how […]

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