You’re invited: Welcome Dinner in Southbank

Do you love trying new food and meeting new people? Have you always wanted to meet local residents/Australians? Do you enjoy cooking and/or eating? If the answer is yes, you don’t want to miss the FREE Welcome Dinner in Southbank! The Southbank Community Welcome Dinner will celebrate the diversity of Southbank through food and connection.…

Multicultural Week 9-11 August

Celebrate La Trobe’s many cultures with free food, entertainment and info stalls in the Agora during Multicultural Week between 9 and 11 August. The event is organised and proudly supported by La Trobe International Student Association, La Trobe Student Union, La Trobe Study Abroad, La Trobe International Student Services and Confucius Institute La Trobe. It’s…

Register now as a volunteer for Multicultural Week

La Trobe International, The Confucius Institute at La Trobe, La Trobe Student Union, La Trobe International Student Associate and La Trobe Student Wellbeing are pleased to announce that Multicultural Week at the Melbourne Campus will be held from 9 – 11 August. La Trobe International is looking for student volunteers to help run the event…

Goldfield lessons in religious diversity

La Trobe historian Dr Jennifer Jones believes that Bendigo’s multicultural history holds lessons for the rest of Australia. The Australian Research Council (ARC) has just supported the idea with an A$164,000 grant to help investigate Bendigo’s religious diversity going back to the gold rush days. The City of Greater Bendigo and local Aspire Cultural and Charitable Foundation are partners and…

What’s on at the Multicultural Hub in the City of Melbourne

The City of Melbourne’s Multicultural Hub is a place where people from Melbourne’s many different cultures can meet, work, share and learn in a safe and supportive environment. Located opposite the Queen Victoria Market at the corner of Therry and Elizabeth streets, the Multicultural Hub is a 10 minute walk from Melbourne’s CBD, which is especially convenient…

2016 Bendigo Festival of Cultures

Are you studying at La Trobe University’s Bendigo Campus? If you are, don’t miss the 2016 Bendigo Festival of Cultures between 12 March and 20 March 2016. The week-long festival showcases the vibrancy of Victoria’s multiculturalism and is a real feast and musical extravaganza, with something for everyone! One of the highlights is the ‘Celebrating…