Tickets are now on sale for the 2015 Queensland Multicultural Awards. This gala dinner event will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on 22 August, to mark the beginning of Queensland Multicultural Week. Secure your tickets now and help celebrate Queensland’s multicultural champions. Tickets cost $150pp.
The Gold Coast Multicultural Festival, Brisbane French Festival, Serbian Folkloric Festival and the Eritrean Annual Multicultural Festival are just four of 101 events and festivals across Queensland which will be receiving funding through the Valuing Diversity Grants Program.
Survey responses highlighted community strengths, important steps for the future and practical actions to improve Australian South Sea Islander community outcomes. The findings are a public resource for community, government and stakeholder engagement.
A key objective of the Queensland Government’s Cultural Diversity Policy is to improve economic independence and participation for migrants and refugees from culturally diverse backgrounds through helping them obtain employment and grow their businesses.