• #DiversityHeroes update: Pembroke Primary

    Winner of a 2015 Multicultual Award for Excellence.

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  • Funding boost for youth in emerging communities

    The Victorian Government's Community Grants program.

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  • Q & A with a Commissioner

    Catching up with Tsebin Tchen.

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Events Calendar

  • 29 Sep

    International Chilean Musicians ‘Homage to Pablo Neruda’ tours Australia

    Composer/pianist, Luis Saglie realised “Homage to Pablo Neruda” with celebrated...

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  • 01 Oct

    MTF Bathukamma Festival of Flowers 2016

    This year the Event will be held in October 2016...

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  • 09 Oct

    Swiss Festival

    The Swiss Festival showcases the diversity of traditional and modern...

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Multicultural Affairs report

Victorian Government Report in Multicultural Affairs

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An annual report on the achievements of Victorian Government departments in multicultural affairs to ensure accessible services, promote the benefits of cultural diversity and strengthen social cohesion.

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Population and Migration

enriched from cultures from all over the world

26.2% of Victoria's population were born overseas. 46.8% were born overseas or have a parent who was born overseas. Victorians come from more than 200 countries, speak more than 230 languages and dialects.

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supporting Victoria's diverse communities


The Community Grants Program provides support to Victoria’s culturally and linguistically diverse communities to develop and sustain local community organisations.

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A number of policy and program functions formerly located within the VMC have been transferred into OMAC.