• Scoring goals for diversity in Bendigo

    Coach wins award for inclusive netball club.

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  • #DiversityHeroes update: Roshan Bhandary

    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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Events Calendar

  • 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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  • 19 Sep

    UN International Day of Peace


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Multicultural Affairs report

Victorian Government Report in Multicultural Affairs

Max Ludekens (Burgher) of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

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.