• Happy Lunar New Year from the Victorian Multicultural Commission

    Happy Lunar New Year from the Victorian Multicultural Commission.

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  • Breathe! Woman

    A new and exciting contemporary dance project is seeking young CALD women.

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  • VMC Visits Victoria's Sister State in Japan

    Find out more about the VMC's visit to Aichi in Japan.

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Events Calendar

  • 26 Apr

    KLM Dutch Orange Day

    FREE Dutch festival.

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  • 19 Apr

    Melbourne Language Picnic

    Everyone is welcome to this multilingual picnic.

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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.