• Have your say on the right to belong in Victoria

    Melbourne Writers Festival partners to tackle our right to belong.

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  • #DiversityHeroes update: Karen Poh

    Winner of a Multicultural Award for Excellence.

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  • Nominate your #DiversityHeroes

    Multicultural Awards nominations now close 5 August 2016.

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Events Calendar

  • 27 Aug


    BottledSnail Productions presents Habeas Chorus the choir for Melbourne's legal...

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  • 27 Aug

    Ajani Multicultural Festival

    Come along and join in another Bulleen and Templestowe community...

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  • 27 Aug

    Janmashtami Celebration

    Janmashtami is the celebration of Birth of Lord Krishna which...

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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.