• #DiversityHeroes update: Roshan Bhandry

    An update from a winner of one of Victoria's Multicultural Award for Excellence.

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  • Q & A with a Commissioner

    Sam Almaliki, our newest Commissioner and a Refugee Week Ambassador.

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    Register for the next VMC public lecture.

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Events Calendar

  • 28 Jun

    Business Women's Group Launch

    The Australia Lebanon Chamber of Commerce & Industry will...

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  • 25 Jul

    Heartlands 2016 Arts Project: Stories from Refugee Youth

    The Heartlands 2016 Arts Project focuses on ten young people...

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  • 14 Aug

    Macao Youth Symphony Orchestra Concert

    An Classical Orchestra Concert...

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Victoria's Advantage

a landmark Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship Policy

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How the Government can best assist all residents to live engaged, fulfilling lives within our diverse and cohesive community.

Victoria's Advantage - Unity, Diversity, Opportunity

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.