Q&A with award-winning animator and artist Fierrany Halita

Posted on 23 October, 2017

The ReelOzInd short film festival is on for another year, bringing together Australian and Indonesian filmmakers in the hope of…


TemuLawak: PPIA Victoria celebrates Indonesian independence with comedy musical ‘Oh! Batavia’

Posted on 6 September, 2017

Seventy-two years of Indonesian Independence were celebrated on stage before a sold-out audience at Athenaeum Theatre in Melbourne in late…


MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Balinese dancer, teacher and arts enthusiast Jane Ahlstrand

Posted on 24 August, 2017

AIYA member Jane Ahlstrand has a prolific record of Indonesia engagement. From performing and teaching Balinese dance to appearing on…


Celebrate 72 years of Indonesian independence with Temu Lawak

Posted on 31 July, 2017

To celebrate the 72nd Independence Day of Indonesia in August, the Indonesian Students’ Association of Australia in Victoria (PPIA Victoria)…


Film ‘Kartini’ memikat penonton untuk ikut memperjuangkan keseteraan di Indonesia

Posted on 20 July, 2017

Raden Ajeng Kartini adalah nama yang sangat tidak asing bagi masyarakat Indonesia, mengingat bahwa Kartini adalah pahlawan Indonesia yang berhasil…


Pagelaran Gamelan Gong Kebyar Bali terjamin laris di Australia

Posted on 9 May, 2017

Ada salah satu pagelaran Gamelan Gong Kebyar Bali yang sudah mencapai puncak kesenian di Australia, menurut Jane Ahlstrand. Aula gedung…


Q&A with “Angkot dan Bus Minangkabau” author David Reeve (Part 2)

Posted on 24 April, 2017

David Reeve’s new book, Angkot dan Bus Minangkabau: Budaya Pop & Nilai-Nilai Budaya Pop, translated by Australia-based linguist and lecturer…


Q&A with “Angkot dan Bus Minangkabau” author David Reeve (Part 1)

Posted on 20 April, 2017

David Reeve is well-known not only within the ranks of Australian academics of Bahasa Indonesia, but also as a researcher…


The Age of Bones: Q&A with Playwright Sandra Thibodeaux

Posted on 15 February, 2017

The Age of Bones is a play that follows the journey of young boy from Eastern Indonesia who goes fishing but…


AND.M: Socially-responsible fashion handmade in Java

Posted on 9 February, 2017

Matilda Morgan grew up in rural Victoria, surrounded by the bright colours and bold patterns of Southeast Asian textiles. Her…