Alola Events

2019 Autumn Newsletter

Posted on 29/03/2019

2019 Autumn Newsletter


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Save the date!

Posted on 5/03/2019

Afternoon Tea, Sunday 7th April 2-4pm at the North Fitzroy Library, Melbourne. Details soon.


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Alola News

2016 MILK Campaign: Brochure Available to Download

Posted on 30/06/2016

  The annual MILK Campaign encourages Australians from all walks of life to hold morning teas around World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August), to raise funds for Fundasaun Alola’s maternal and child health programs.   This year’s promotional brochure is now available to download here: MILK 2016 Brochure . If you would like any hard copies posted […]


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‘Mind the Gap’ Exhibition: April 2 – May 28

Posted on 11/04/2016

      In connection with the Mind the Gap exhibition artist Lindy Yeates’ recorded interviews with Timorese and Australian women, including the founder of Alola – Kirsty Sword Gusmão, Alola Australia board member – Christine Perkins and long-time Alola supporters Nandy Gurr and Helen Kenneally. They have all worked with passion and courage for […]


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Jorge de Araujo
Thank you Jorge for your wonderful photos that we are using on our web site

The Shannon Company
The Shannon Company, a company dedicated to behaviour change communications supports the work of Alola with their graphic design expertise


Fundasaun Alola
Alola is a not for profit non-governmental organisation operating in Timor-Leste to improve the lives of women and children.

Intrepid Travel
Intrepid Travel operates a 15 day adventure trip to Timor-Leste, including a visit to The Alola Foundation and a presentation on their work. This trip heads to 9 out of 13 districts, including to the highest mountain Ramelau to the south coast and Suai, to Atauro Island and to the eastern regions of Baucau, Los Palos and Tutuala. All along the way there is opportunity to meet Timorese and learn about their lives and hopes for the future.