scientology australia

  1. Free to shine

    Scientology's Aussie recruitment fortress - Sydney (Chatswood)

    This is an excellent 4 minute segment from Australian show A Current Affair about the new "Ideal Org" featuring our lovely Carla. Apparently due to open in September. Don't you love the way the media have already defined it as "a fortress"...
  2. oneonewasaracecar

    Royal Commision in Australia investigating religions re child abuse.
  3. Free Being Me

    Canberra Baseball Club Gives $cio Front Group The Boot

    Scientology-funded Youth for Human Rights group strikes out with Canberra Cavalry baseball club "The Canberra Cavalry baseball club has cut ties with a human rights group linked to the...
  4. supafreak

    Scientology tried to recruit NSW RFS members

    Old-ish news now, since this happened in May. It occurred to me that I should post it here. For those not familiar with the acronym, NSW RFS stands for New South Wales Rural Fire Service. It's a volunteer organisation and the combat agency for wildfires in that state. So a couple of months...
  5. Free to shine

    Australian Charities Commission Could Investigate Church of Scientology

    30th June 2015 - This is great! (ACNC is the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission.) Full article is here:
  6. scooter

    Cult slapped down again

    :biggrin: No further comment needed from me.:thumbsup:
  7. Cherished

    Perth Ideal Org

    Hello my lovelies! Long time... The local rag tells us that the Perth Ideal Org may be underway shortly. The address is 27-33 Cleaver Terrace RIVERVALE. Here's the status of the application as shown on the City of...
  8. Lermanet_com

    A business, operated as a cult, masquerading as a religion! Xenophon!

    Brian Seymour: "Scientology will, for the first time in Australia, be scrutinised for what it really is: A business, operated as a cult, masquerading as a religion" GRIN Nick Xenophon & Brian Seymour in Australia get it RIGHT, dead on the money! that only took 20 years...
  9. Anonycat

    Scientology’s secret riches revealed (AU)

    THE Church of Scientology netted close to $30 million from religious audits, book sales and donations in the two years following the launch of a major new base in Melbourne. The opening of the multi-million dollar facility in Ascot Vale at the start of 2011 also lead to a 35 per cent surge in...
  10. CommunicatorIC

    Scientology usurps ANZAC acronym in Australia and New Zealand

    Scientology usurps ANZAC acronym in Australia and New Zealand. Mike Rinder: Thursday Funnies Please note this line in the Scientology ANZAC promo: Relevant Excerpt:
  11. CommunicatorIC

    The Australian: Scientologists ‘eyeing’ $35m lab

    The Australian Business With The Wall Street Journal: Scientologists ‘eyeing’ $35m lab
  12. Free to shine

    Sydney Ideal Morgue Opening with Miscavige

    I have just seen a report on Channel 7 News (Australia) from Bryan Seymour about the Sydney "Ideal Org" opening today. I love that it's on mainstream national news. Done in best Bryan style, he talks about the massive security blackout surrounding the event, with footage of him being "moved...
  13. PannonPan

    Australia: Church of Scientology drug rehab centre rejected

    A plan for a controversial Church of Scientology drug rehabilitation centre on the New South Wales Central Coast has been rejected.
  14. CommunicatorIC

    Mike Rinder's brother Andrew on Opening of Scientology Sydney Continental Org

    Mike Rinder's brother Andrew on Opening of Scientology Sydney Continental Org. Mike Rinder: The Kool Aid Drunks Excerpt: Leaked e-mail: EDITED TO ADD: FWIW, I find Mike's post poignant. It can't easy to confront the fact that your brother is "the...
  15. CommunicatorIC

    May 3 & 4, 2014: Scientology Sydney Ideal Org Grand Opening

    May 3 & 4, 2014: Scientology Sydney Ideal Org Grand Opening Mike Rinder: Sydney Grand Opening ' LEAKED E-MAIL:
  16. Zhent

    MELBOURNE Org Newsletter/Promo Leak Thread

    Welcome to the golden age of leaks. Are you interested in seeing whats happening inside Melbourne Ideal Org? Seeing a well oiled propaganda machine in motion? Being shocked at how unbelievably out of touch with reality the modern Scientology cult is? Enjoy analysing any leaks from the inside...
  17. Zhent

    Leak: Melbourne Ideal Org 1st Anniversary Event

    In case anyone is interested in checking it out... (hint: :guyfawkes:)
  18. Free to shine

    Latest Melbourne Org promo - who is doing what

  19. Emma

    Melbourne Org sold to Chanel FRENCH fashion house Chanel is speculated to be paying about $9 million for a Paris-end CBD property owned and occupied for 30 years by the Church of Scientology. Chanel, which currently...
  20. Free to shine

    Herald Sun Inside Melbourne Idle Org :)

    Excellent article: I originally quoted only part of the article, but those who don't like links need to read this. Those who do - go Comment on the site. :)
  21. scooter

    Article on Melbourne's Idle Morgue Has some quite delightful lines in it.
  22. Blown in ANZO

    Melbourne Org, a Disaster in the Making.

    Cheryl Wickens has been the CO of Melbourne day since the early '90s, she and her mean eyed husband have been there on garrison duty since being banished from the SO for having children many years ago. She was the ED of the same org back in the '80s too before joining the SO in a fit of...
  23. Kookaburra

    Melbourne Idle Org Opening announcement

    If anyone down Melbourne way can make it, go for it! Take some of those picket signs with the real Loooooooooong pole handles so they will be clearly visible to everyone attending even if they are behind barriers.
  24. mate

    Melbourne's Ideal Org

    I have just heard that in addition to the exterior, only a very small part of the interior has been renovated for the so-called grand opening. Apparently the intent is not to proceed any further or occupy it until the staffing level and its training is reached. Can anyone confirm whether this...
  25. Carmel

    Federal Senate Inquiry into the CofS, called for, in Australian Parliament tonight

    In Parliament tonight, Senator Xenophon called for a Senate Inquiry into the Church of Scientology, and gave his reasons why. When the hansard (transcript) of Senator Xenophon's speech to the Senate (which was bloody awesome :thumbsup:) is available, we'll post it. And, media will follow...
  26. Zhent

    Update on the Sydney Ideal Org situation

    I thought it was about time for an update on this, I don't think its really been discussed since they moved out to the temp org, and now we have some more data and a clearer idea of whats going on. Also I really need to write down some stuff and gather my thoughts before I forget it all. As...
  27. Blownforgood

    ANZO "Old Timers" treated like Crap by David Miscavige

    This is a story from the Int Base for all the guys out in ANZO. This will have slightly more significance for all of the ex’s out there as it concerns some of the “royalty” of ANZO old timer scientology families. I will try and keep it mainly about the ANZO guys that were at the Int Base. So...
  28. Outethicsofficer

    Canberra Org

    Hi fellow ESMBers, please would you follow this link, Canberra Org ED Nick Broadhurst has created a web site, they have linked it to this site, I have signed up and posted a review, I would appreciate ESMBers...
  29. deutsch

    Melbourne Megathread

    I would like to set up a huuuuge information-gathering thread about the cult in Melbourne. I'll start. We are almost unique among cities because we have a full list of cult staffers, as leaked here:
  30. Emma

    Bits and pieces from Melbourne

    The following are clickable thumbnails. It is a 4 page promo fluff piece deigned for recruitment. On page 4 are success stories from 4 of the staff I worked with. One of them is the woman who snubbed me the other day. The following is an FSM Newsletter from Melbourne Day The...