• #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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  • VMC Refugee Week public lecture - now online

    Watch the video: What can we learn from the refugee experience?

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Events Calendar

  • 31 Jul

    Christmas in July Lunch

    All are welcome to attend an afternoon of carols, enjoy...

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  • 14 Aug

    Macao Youth Symphony Orchestra Concert

    An Classical Orchestra Concert...

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  • 14 Aug

    Chao Feng Chinese Orchestra's 34th annual concert

    To celebrate its 34th anniversary, Chao Feng Chinese Orchestra will...

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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.