Bosconians prepare in style for Don Bosco’s 200th Birthday

Joining the Salesian Family the world over, Bosconinas in Henderson and Tetere are preparing for 16th August, the 200th Birth Anniversary of Don Bosco who was born in Valdocco, a village near Turin in Northern Italy on this day in 1815. A novena is being celebrated since 7th August, with each one as individuals and as a class trying to honour the saint in a special way, preparing a “Spiritual Bouquet” as a Birthday gift. Friday, 14th August:

Dare to dream, dare to fly!

Graduation 2013

73 GRADUATES dressed in traditional blue shirts and neckties, after having completed their course of studies and On-the-job training at Don Bosco Technical Institute, Henderson graduated on 11th October at Don Bosco Technical Institute, Henderson at 9am. The beautiful backdrop spelled out the theme:Our Hope, our Future’, flanked with neatly crafted floral designs set the tone for a very beautiful and inspiring morning. The Graduation commenced with a well-animated thanksgiving Eucharistic celebration.

School Report - Graduation 2013

Graduation 2013

Graduation – 11th October, 2013 – Fr. Ambrose Pereira sdb


Archbishop Adrian Smith sm, Archbishop of Honiara, Hon. Minister Dick Ha’amori, Minister of Education, H. E. Matthew Anderson, High Commissioner of Australia, invited guests, ladies, gentlemen, girls and boys and above all my dear young graduates.

Responsible use of the Media

Media Education Kumgi

Media Education Seminar at Don Bosco Tech Institute, Kumgi

- Fr. Ambrose Pereira sdb

“There is more to the media than the news”, said Sunugu Wesley, second year electrical student. “Making known the current issues in society is our responsibility”, he said. This was the thrust of the Media Education Seminar entitled ‘Social Networks’ held recently in Papua New Guinea.

Social Networks

Media Education, PNG

Potential for terror and evangelization

- Hayden Powick

Social Media has enveloped the world with a revolution of ideas, perspectives and an instant rush of information. This media revolution has definitely not excluded the hot city of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea in particular the students at Don Bosco Technical Institute, Boroko.

A difference through Service Excellence


Skills for Life – EU TVET programme

- Fr. Ambrose Pereira sdb, Rector

Don Bosco has opened wide its doors to young men and women and has conducted several courses and programmes for men and women. 15 enthusiastic young men and women graduated at Don Bosco Technical Institute, Henderson after having completed their 5 weeks Hospitality and Tourism Short Course. The course was part of the EU TVET funded programme, and commenced on 12th August 2013.

Showers of Blessings

EU staff house

Handover of two EU Projects – Staff House and Computer Technology Projects

- Fr. Ambrose Pereira sdb

“It is a day of thanksgiving and celebration, as we thank God for the many blessings He showers on us”, said Fr. Ambrose Pereira sdb, Rector at the end of the Eucharistic celebration. In thanking all for their presence and prayers, he made special mention of the EU personnel present for the handing over of the two projects – Staff House and Computer Technology Laboratory that have been part of the EU RAMP funding programme.