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

Farewell to Alzira

Posted on 8/09/2019

Alola Australia honours an inspirational leader and very special friend “Our women are the mothers of our nation.  From strong women a great nation is born” At the end of July, Alzira Reis, CEO of Fundasaun Alola in Timor-Leste,said farewell to the organisation she has been a part of and led for many years. Alzira […]


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MILK – uniting mothers and babies, friends and nations

Posted on 8/09/2019

This year’s MILK campaign invited friends, family and colleagues to get together during August for a morning or afternoon tea at their home, workplace or local cafe in support of mums and babies in Timor-Leste. Supporters were also encouraged to participate via a virtual MILK event as part of the MILK ‘Everyday Hero’ campaign and follow […]


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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.