Stella Maris Seafarer's Centre
Melbourne, Australia - News & Info Archive - 2011

A Working Alliance

4th October 2011: Representatives from both Stella Maris Melbourne and the Mission to Seafarers (MTS) attended the Port of Melbourne Corporation's (PoMC) headquarters to sign a Memorandum of Understanding in the presence of the PoMC CEO and other senior officers. The Memorandum re-affirms the committment of both missions to providing the best possible welfare and support for seafarers and enables better co-operation between both Centres in the provisioning of services.

Fr Tony Cox and his work at Stella Maris

"Providing the home away from home": it's a familiar saying at Stella Maris. Fr Tony Cox of the St Columbans Mission has had a long association with the missionary work of AoS and recently he headlined the St Columbans' Mission News and Views with his involvement at Stella Maris Melbourne. Please follow this link to access the article online: Home away from home

June 2011: Fr Tony's experiences are presented in a second article; this time a feature of the Columbans' other renowned publication The Far East. To read this article online please follow this link.