Multicultural Groups Slammed Government’s Push On Tougher English Tests

During a recent speech at the Menzies Research Centre, Citizenship Minister Alan Tudge has stated his argument regarding Australia’s multiculturalism and challenge on integration. Although he agreed that Australia is a successful multicultural nation, he warned that the achievement cannot be taken for granted. His comments have triggered debates as the Federal Government plans to…

Multicultural Events Get State Funding Support

Western Australia can look forward to a culturally vibrant year following financial support for multicultural events across the state. The McGowan Government will award $129,000 to the community through the Office of Multicultural Interests’ Community Grants Program for some of the state’s popular celebrations. “Our cultural diversity is one of WA’s greatest strengths,” Citizenship and…

Dragon Boat Festival Set to Boost Chinese Culture in WA

Picture Courtesy: Chung Wah Association  Dragon boats will be powering down Champion Lakes on Sunday as part of the Chung Wah Dragon Boat Festival, promoting Western Australian multiculturalism. The event, organised by the Chung Wah Association aims to boost Chinese culture in the state through the festival, expected to be attended by more than 1,000 spectators.…