Issue 57
Welcome to Issue 56- second issue for 2009.


Phillip Mahnken, Sunshine Coast

"Australia needs to do better, a lot better, in our level of Indonesian language study, in development of Indonesian studies within our universities and in our schools and our understanding of the enormous complexity that is Indonesian Islam.." Prime Minster Kevin Rudd at Australia Indonesia Conference, 19 Feb 2009


"Commercial links, alone, will never render war unthinkable. What will, however, are mutual understanding and respect and the banishing of prejudice." Australian General Peter Cosgrove (ret.), 2002

  • Indonesian language learners and native speakers discussion group (all polite topics allowed, except commercial spam), sign up at indonesian_learners
    If you are looking for a real beginners e-group, better to join: australiaindonesia

  •   The Indonesian Studies Newsletter
    of the Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA)

    Issue 57 September - December 2009

    Relevant reading for students and teachers in past issues.

    Issue 55, Issue 54, Issue 53, Issue 52 Issue 51 Issue 50 49 48 47 46 45 44,43,42, 41, 40,39, 38, 37, 36, 35, 34, 33, 32, 31, 30, 29, 28, 27, 26


    ASILE LOGO ASILE 2009 website

    ASILE 2010:
    Interim Theme: Indonesia in Australia-Developing National Coordination
    Venue: UNSW@ADFA, Campbell, ACT
    Dates: 29-30 September 2010 (followed by FREE Indonesia Update @ANU 1-2 October for those who are interested)
    Registration: $225, early bird $200

    Further info/web site & registration form will be available early in the new year at ASILE's new home at wikispaces

    ASILE 2009 archive (slideshare)

    also D Reeve's on methodology

    ASILE 2009 Conference
    Maju bersama: Advancing Australia's Indonesian Language Potential
    14 - 15 July 2009

    St Catherine’s School Waverley, Sydney

    ASILE 2007 Conference archive
    5-8 July 2007 on the Sunshine Coast
    2007 Proceedings

    ASILE 2009 flyer

    ASILE 2009 website