News Releases

International Speakers Inspire Melbourne Youth 

News Release — 26 AUGUST 2015

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were treated to an uplifting evening of music and the spoken word, with special guests David Archuleta and Brad Wilcox. 

Women Church Leaders Appointed to Leadership Councils

News Release — 24 AUGUST 2015

Several women general officers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have been appointed by the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles to priesthood leadership councils within the Church.  

Perth Women Assemble Birthing Kits for Mothers in Developing Countries

News Release — 24 AUGUST 2015

36 members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered at a church meetinghouse in Thornlie earlier this year to lend a hand to expectant mothers in developing nations.

Latter-day Saint Leaders to Visit Papua New Guinea

News Release — 20 AUGUST 2015

Senior international and regional leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will visit Papua New Guinea later this month.

Visiting US Recording Artist and Author Speak in Adelaide

News Release — 18 AUGUST 2015

American singer, David Archuleta, and author Brad Wilcox visited Adelaide to speak to youth, young adults and missionaries last week.

Sydney Latter-day Saint Singles Gather for Devotional Meeting 

News Release — 17 AUGUST 2015

Around 150 singles from across Sydney, aged 30 and over, attended a devotional meeting on Sunday (26 July).

Church and Community Celebrate 175th Anniversary of Arrival of First Mormon Missionary to Australia 

News Release — 14 AUGUST 2015

“The South Australian tradition of religious freedom has, right from the start, been successful.”

Australian Couple Prepare for Missionary Service in Africa

News Release — 12 AUGUST 2015

Sydney couple, Stephen and Rosely Webster, are travelling to Africa next month to begin 18 months’ service as missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Sydney Latter-day Saints Prepare 600 Birthing Kits for Mothers in Developing Communities

News Release — 6 AUGUST 2015

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the Sydney suburb of Baulkham Hills this week (4 August) to assemble 600 kits for Birthing Kit Foundation Australia.

Melbourne Latter-day Saint Musician and Composer Realises Dream

News Release — 6 AUGUST 2015

Scott Hamilton, a musician and composer from Melbourne, has just completed the music and script for a new musical called “From the Dust.”