Devotees of NUESTRA SENORA DE PENAFRANCIA- ARCHDIOCESE OF SYDNEY (NUSPAS) headed by Year 2012 1st Hermano Mayor Perry Salcedo and Officers once again staged the celebration of their 7th Year Fiesta in honour of Our Lady of Penafrancia, Patroness of the Bicol Region with a fluvial procession patterned after the fiesta at the Basilica Minore, Naga City . This was held on the 15th September at the Silverwater Park, Auburn. The fiesta started with a Novena by devotees at St. Joachim’s Parish church , Lidcombe after which devotees with the Image of Our Lady were escorted by the Maharlika Riders to Cabarita Park wharf where the fluvial procession took off and docked at the Silverwater Park Wharf. A “Salubong” was held followed by procession joined by Auburn MP Mrs. Barbara Perry and Philippine Consul Marford Angeles and culminated by Fiesta Mass at the Park officiated by Fr. Dado Haber . Festivity was concluded by serving sumptuous Bicol specialties/Filipino food and presentation of traditional Bicol/Filipino folk songs and dances with Emcee, Rod Dingle.