It does this through a range of activities. Other purposes of the group are to support the Augustinians in prayer as well as to build up bonds of friendship among supporters of the Order.
It also serves to build bonds of friendship among supporters of the Order and to encourage support for the Augustinians in prayer.
As well as being available to support the formation programmes of the Augustinians in Australia, the association makes contributions to the formation programme of the Order in Korea. The AFA began over thirty years ago, and has members throughout the Augustinian Province
The AFA is hoping to expand its membership, especially seeing that the number of Augustinian students in formation is increasing, meaning that additional support would be very timely. If you would like to join us in supporting the Augustinians as they welcome and prepare new members of the Order, contact us!A gala AFA event in Sydney was a Multi-Cultural Evening in the St Kieran's Parish Centre in Manly Vale (North Harbour Parish) on Saturday, 26th July 2014, which the Augustinian Vicar General from Rome, Very Rev. Fr Joseph Farrell OSA attended. Some of the Sydney events of 2015 included
July: A Multicultural Dinner and Concert and Dinner which three hundred people attended and which raised $13,000 for the Augustinian Seminary Fund.
August: A Movie & Lunch Fundraiser which again proved popular and enjoyable.
November: Another Movie & Lunch Fundraiser.
November: A Pre-Christmas Dinner at the Wakehurst Golf Club on Sydney’s northern beaches area.
For more details about the Association use the address below or use the e-mail form.
Augustinian Formation AssociationC/- Province Office P.O. Box 7278 Warringah Mall,Brookvale NSW 2100
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