• 5 minutes with Victoria's #DiversityHeroes: Julian Leyre

    Linguist and cultural innovator for social change.

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  • Boosting Multicultural Festivals Across Victoria

    Grants recipients announced.

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  • 5 minutes with Victoria's #DiversityHeroes: Luke Waters

    Meet the journalist breaking down barriers.

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Events Calendar

  • 10 Dec

    African Music and Cultural Festival (AMCF)

    Transport yourself to Africa in the heart of Melbourne with...

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  • 13 Dec

    Diverse-CITY - An Exhibition by ADEC’s ArtAbility®

    About ArtAbility®Now in its 12th year, the ArtAbility® exhibition ‘Diverse-CITY’...

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  • 17 Dec

    The Sikh Empire Exhibition

    The aim of the exhibition is to raise awareness about...

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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.