Multicultural affairs

​​​Learn how we continue to sustain our national unity in cultural diversity.​

​All Australians share the benefits and responsibilities arising from the cultural, linguistic and religious diversity of our society.

Australia’s approach to multicultural affairs is a unique model based on integration and social cohesion.

The Government is bringing Australians together through programs that embrace Australia’s multicultural diversity and help all communities become actively part of, and benefit from, Australia’s economic and social development.

The Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, the Hon Andrew Giles MP, hosted a meeting of the Ministerial Forum on Multicultural Affairs with multicultural affairs ministers from all jurisdictions on Tuesday 4 October 2022 to advance inter-governmental cooperation and collaboration on multicultural affairs. Read the communique on the Ministerial Forum​.

Multicultural Framework Review


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