The Canberra Reporter The Canberra Reporter

REPORTER TheCanberra A FILIPINO HEARTBEAT IN THE HEART OF AUSTRALIA Vol 1 No. 1 OCTOBER 2016 BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY Reaching out to the sick MARILIE BOMEDIANO writes: SHE speaks passionately about Kids Of Hope, a refuge for children living with cancer in Singapore where the diplomat competed her last assignment before taking a new post in Canberra. * FULL STORY ON PAGE 3 SPORTS Boxing champion Jack ‘Assassin’ Asis hangs ’em up - page 4 MINDA CALAGUIAN-CRUZ Philippine Ambassador to Australia STREET SURVEY Answers to question: ‘What brought you to Canberra?’ - page 2 THIS IS THE INAUGURAL ISSUE OF THE FIRST FILIPINO-AUSTRALIAN NEWSPAPER IN THE THE HEART OF AUSTRALIA