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1909, 2017

NAFA allocates funds for second phase of remote schools earthquake rebuild program

September 19th, 2017|

NAFA has allocated nearly $140,000 to rebuild thirteen classrooms in four villages (Tawal, Kutal, Ladap and Richet) when roads open after the monsoon season. Tawal school 3 large classrooms finished July 31 2017 [...]

1909, 2017

First phase of NAFA’s remote schools earthquake rebuild program completed!

September 19th, 2017|

In the past nine months NAFA has helped nine remote villages across five districts in Nepal rebuild or substantially repair their schools after the devastating earthquakes in April and May 2015. Recently constructed Shyama [...]

1706, 2017

Crowd Funding Tawal Health Clinic

June 17th, 2017|

NAFA supporter, Dr Graham Solley, examines a child in the temporary centre (tent) at Tawal. He was very impressed with the health workers but was deeply concerned with the conditions they are working under. [...]

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2808, 2016

Nepal in the Park Festival 2016

August 28th, 2016|

Young Everest summiteer joined in the fun at Nepal in the Park Alyssa on the Lhotse face It was a wonderful celebration of Nepalese culture and everyone had a chance to meet [...]

1908, 2016

Nepal in The Park 2016

August 19th, 2016|

We are proud to announce that Alyssa Azar, the youngest Australian to summit Mt Everest, will be attending our cultural festival  Nepal in the Park – Mt Coot-tha So come along and meet this courageous mountaineer and [...]

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Newsletters

2108, 2014

25th Anniversary Newsletter

August 21st, 2014|

NAFA was formed in 1989 after the 30 volunteers from the Nepalese pavilion at Expo 88 wanted to help underprivileged people in Nepal and form friendships with the small Nepalese community in Brisbane. Today [...]

2805, 2014

Knitters Newsletter 2014

May 28th, 2014|

Lumsa, Solu Khumbu             Many thanks to all our knitters, read our latest newsletter Knitters Newsletter 2014 No 14 Besdec childrens home From October 2013 [...]

1205, 2014

Our 25th anniversary

May 12th, 2014|

NAFA was formed in 1989 after the 30 volunteers from the Nepalese pavilion at Expo 88 wanted to help underprivileged people in Nepal and form friendships with the small Nepalese community in Brisbane.  Today [...]

701, 2012

Newsletter #1 #2 #3 #4

January 7th, 2012|

Each year our members volunteer their time for big and small projects in Nepal. Our main projects are recorded on the website but during their stay in Nepal our members experience many [...]