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Jen Hughes first began documenting the story of the friends of Suai in 2000 and  was the first website.

The social network set up for Suai Media Space can be found at

YouTube (suaimediaspace)

Help with Tetum and English

Tatoli ba Kultura is a research project that aims to gain the materials and knowledge necessary to establish the future Academy of Creative Industries in East timor. This is their official website:

Links to work of Jen Hughes documentary-maker and writer: Suai Media Space.

Ex-Patriot of Suai,  Alarico da Sena, now of Perth, has set up which provides resources on East Timor Government, East Timor Politics and East Timor History. On this link you will also find free Tetum lessons. that over one hundred people per day avail themselves of.

Youth Media Curriculum for teaching Video and Audio Production (English)

Popular Timorese Band Galaxy

friends of suai Pt Phillip Council site

covalimacommunitycentre website

Pt Phillip Artist Sites

East Timor Information sites



Clinton Fernandes article on Justice and Impunity in Indonesia and East Timor

Timor images from 1974-75.
A post featuring the work of professional photographer Oliver Strewe
who was in Timor in April-May 1975. Hoping this to be one of a series
of posts on other photographers which might, in turn, become of
interest to those seeking a guide to available images for
publications, seminars etc.

Books on East Timor
Email orders: or contact John Sinnott Phone 61 3 94162960

Community Groups

G.O.A.L. Giving Opportunities for an Adequate Life