News Releases

Church Members Prepare for Weekend of Community Service and Outreach

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) in Australia and the Pacific are gathering paint brushes, weed-eaters, lawn mowers, brooms and other equipment in preparation for a weekend of community service and outreach on 29-30 October.

Church Members Gather to Help Refugees

There were smiles everywhere on Saturday 15th October as church members gathered to sort and pack a mountain of donations ready to deliver this week to the Australian Refugee Association (ARA) in Adelaide.

Searching for the Past to Share With the Future

Across Australia, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are reaching out to serve their communities through the Mormon Helping Hands program. Cairns Stake is providing a service that is not your typical disaster relief, or clean up activity-but it is a program that will provide a community service that can reach far into the future.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

NEW: Watch Mormon Leaders Speak of Diversity, Love, Inclusion and More

There should be no question that diversity, love, inclusion, hope and personal responsibility would describe a Christ-centered faith. In a new video series from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, five apostles and two general women leaders speak to the importance of these very topics.

Interfaith Group Participates in Parliament House Debate

As the Queensland Parliament sat debating legislation on Tuesday 11th October, an excited group of approximately 60 young adults, aged 17-30 from four faith groups gathered together to participate in a rousing debate on religious freedom, just metres away in an adjoining room to where politicians were meeting.

SBS Features Four Mormon Missionaries on Weekly Program

Four young missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently featured on SBS Television in their weekly broadcast "The Feed" 

Latter-day Saints Join Adelaide Interfaith Event

Caroline Mcilwaine and Jan Addis of the South Australia Public Affairs Council of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were among some 70 invited guests at the recent Eid al-Adha interfaith morning tea in Adelaide.

Mormon Helping Hands Assist with Adelaide Flood Cleanup

Mormon Helping Hands volunteers have for the past three weeks been part of a ‘mud army’ helping people across Adelaide clean up their flood affected properties. 

South Pacific Law and Religion Experts Meet Senior Latter-day Saint Leaders

Delegates from the South Pacific attending the International Law and Religion Symposium at Brigham Young University this week had the opportunity today to visit the Humanitarian Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and attend a luncheon with senior leaders of the faith.

From Pacific Mormon Newsroom

Latter-day Saint Designer Fosters a Vision for Wellington’s Future

Five months ago a forward-thinking member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was named chief planner of the Wellington City Council.