Sister Brigid Arthur


FM Broadcast: 23/07/2017 5:00 pm

23/07/2017 5:00 pm

Digital Broadcast: 23/07/2017 5:00 pm

23/07/2017 5:00 pm

On Reflections


Sister Brigid Arthur is a Brigidine nun who has been involved in education all her working life including as Principal of a number of schools in Victoria.  Not knowing the meaning of the word "retirement", she has worked tirelessly in the last sixteen years since co-founding BASP (Brigidine Asylum Seeker Project) in 2001.  It offers practical support for asylum seekers such as accommocation, work assistance and much, much more.  Sister Brigid talks with Loretto Perkins about her life and work on Reflections, at 5pm Sunday 23 July (repeated at 11am Sunday 30 July).