Monday, January 11, 2016

Lao Wedding Display

At the multicultural wedding display at Fairfield Museum.  Pha kwan prepared by our very mighty (young lady) Sis Vonevaly Vongthevanh.  Good on you, Von!

Tulip Top Garden, NSW, being displayed yearly around September, October.

On the way to Canberra

Family and friends

A guest speaker to our Radio program, Jumpa Radio, SWR FM99.9 in Sydney, Crime Manager, Mr Newton from Cabramatta Police Station, NSW Police Force.

A visit of friends from France - LtoR: Dararatsamy, Khamkhong, Phayvanh, Khamphouvanh, Khamphay and Khamsene at our backyard.

Phayvanh's cousin, Virakone Pholsena (James) came to visit from Laos, enjoying chocolate at the Blue Mountains.

Phayvanh and Joy (in the background), Virakone's wife, at the backyard of our sister Phonephanh Phoumindr in Bonnyrigg, Australia.

Khamsene's volunteer work recognition

Some of Khamsene's volunteer work recognition certificate

ສາຍ​ພິນ​ສຽງ​ແຄນ Lao Traditional Band, musical intruments displayed at the Fairfield Museum, Aust.

HE Lao and Australian Ambassadors

Phayvanh with Lao Ambassador, HE Phomma Khammanichanh and Australian Ambassador, HE John Williams, at Lao Embassy in Canberra.

With Australian Ambassador HE John Williams at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Canberra

Phayvanh giving a book as a souvenir to HE John Williams, at DFAT, Canberra

Hon Victor Dominello MP

With Hon Victor Dominello, MP (Second from Left)

The Hon Victor Dominello MP, Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation

Victor was elected as Member for Ryde at a by-election in October 2008. He was re-elected at the 2011 state election.
In April 2011 he was sworn in as Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Minister for Citizenship and Communities. His portfolio responsibilities included multicultural affairs, veterans’ affairs, volunteering and youth.
Following the Liberals & Nationals Government’s re-election in March 2015, Victor was sworn in as the state’s first Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation.


With Phayvanh's uncle at Simuoung, Vientiane

Having dinner with Uncle Touane Pholsena at Thatkhao home

in Vientiane

Family in Donnoun, Vientiane

With Grandchildren in Vientiane

With Khamsene's Dad and Grandchild

Phayvanh by the lake at our place Donnoun, Vientiane

With Khamsene's Mum

In Switzerland

ເຊີ​ນ​ທຸກໆ​ທ່ານ​ມາ​ຮ່ວມ​ງານ​ຣາ​ຕ​ຣີ​ສະ​ໂມ​ສອນ​ສາຍ​ໃຈ​ລາວ​ໃຕ້​ເດີ.  ມີ​ລາຍ​ການ​ມ່ວນ​ຊື່ນ​ຕື່ນ​ຕາ​ຕື່ນ​ໃຈຫຼາຍ​ຢ່າງ .  ງານນີ້ ຄຳ​ແສນ​ເອງ​ຈະ​ປະ​ກອບ​ສ່ວນ​ເລື່ອງ​ບັນ​ເທິງ​ຢ່າງ​ເຕັມ​ທີ່ ຮັບ​ຮອງບໍ່​ຜິດ​ຫວັງ.