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MAJOR Events

  • National Multicultural Festival 2015 13-15 February

Other Events

  • Waitangi Day 7 February
  • Namatjira to Now — Five Generations of Watercolours from the Central Desert ends 9 February
  • Preventing Domestic Abuse: Information Session for Immigrants or Humanitarian Entrants 10 February
  • Community Consultation – 40 years of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) 12 February
  • Children and Family fun at the National Multicultural Festival 14 February
  • My Culture, My Faith: Multiculturalism and Faith for One Canberra 15 February
  • Aloha Canberra! 15 February
  •  Shen Yun 2015 in Canberra 17-18 February
  • Celebrate International Mother Language Day 21 February
  • Carnivalé – Queanbeyan’s Multicultural Spectacular 22 February
  • Prevent liver cancer: an update in hepatitis B 25 February
  • A Ticket to Paradise? ends 9 March
  • COTA Mini-Expo, ‘Saving Energy, Reducing your Bills and Going Greener’ 19 March
  • NDIS: Change, Challenge & Choice ACT Conference 2015 23-24 March
  • Connect and Participate Expo 28 March
  • ‘Let me be myself’ – Anne Frank exhibition ends 31 March
  • Between – Picturing 1950-1960s Taiwan ends 3 April
  • Skate in the City starts 26 June


  • ACT Public Cemeteries Authority Board Membership applications close 6 February
  • Work Experience and Support Program (WESP) applications close 6 February
  •  White Ribbon Australia – New Diversity Program EOIs close 17 February
  • The ACT Health promotion Grants Program expression of interest due on 23 February ACT
  •  Multicultural Framework 2015-2018 discussion paper – Capital Culture submissions close 28 February
  • ACT microcredit program
  • Can you help promote careers as a TIS National interpreter?
  • Canberra Finnish Society newsletter Uutukainen February 2015
  • CRADA Driving School – low cost driving school for the disadvantaged in the ACT
  • Employment opportunity – Migrant and Refugee Settlement Services of the ACT Inc. (MARSS)
  • Ethnic Interpreters and Translators
  • Fair Work Ombudsman – Community Engagement Strategy
  • Lake Nite Learning Program Learning
  • Basic Computer and English Skills for CALD Backgrounds Adult Learners
  • Multicultural Mothers’ Hub
  • Australian Government Department of Human Services: ‘News for migrants, refugees and visitors’ (February 2015)
  • Questionnaire: Health education needs of culturally and linguistically diverse women
  • Race Discrimination and Vilification Salvos NILS (No Interest Loan Scheme)
  • Seeking volunteers interested in research
  • Stepping Up – Learning Workplace Computer and English Skills for CALD Backgrounds Adult Learners
  • Thai Night QBN FM 96.7
  • Tuesday Chinese Seniors Group Meeting
  • Westpac Bicentennial Foundation Scholarships
  • What is the Women’s Return to Work Grants Program?
  • What’s on for Women calendar – now online

National Days (February/March/April)

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