November 2010:  New Blog for Dominican College

Turning the first sod

The community in Bomana now have their own blogsite. Go to to see the latest news from Bomana. (The picture above shows the turning of the first sod for the extensions to the Bomana house.)

February 2010:  New Deacon in Moresby

Br Timothy ordained deacon

Brother Timothy Aihora was ordained a deacon by Bishop Cherubim Dambui (Auxiliary Bishop of Port Moresby) on Saturday, 20th February 2010, in Holy Spirit Chapel,Bomana, PNG. Brother Timothy hails from Malaita in the Solomon Islands. Picures of his ordination ceremony and celebrations are available here. Until his ordination to the priesthood, Brother Timothy will undertake pastoral work in St Joseph's Parish, Boroko (Port Moresby), and complete his studies at Catholic Theological Institute, Bomana.

Older items

JUNE 2007:
New Bishop of Gizo appointed

APRIL 2007:
Solomon Islands struck by earthquake and tsunami; Gizo Cathedral destroyed

AUGUST 2006:
Death of noted missionary, Father Dominic Meese

JUNE 2006:
Celebrating fifty years of Dominicans in Solomon Islands
Photos from the celebrations

AUGUST 2003:
Senate Report - A Pacific engaged: Australia's relations with Papua New Guinea
and the island states of the South-West Pacific

MARCH 2003:
New building work in Gizo (cathedral) and Honiara (priory) in the Solomon Islands