Cultural Diversity Week is celebrated annually in March, and is centred on Harmony Day on 21 March. It coincides with the United Nations Day for Elimination of Racial Discrimination and Harmony, and is celebrated around Australia. Activities and events happening during this week change from year to year.
World Refugee Day is internationally observed on the 20 June each year. The day is dedicated to raising awareness of the situation of refugees throughout the world.
Shop 48 is located in the Bell Street Mall in Heidelberg West. It is a community space designed to support the local culturally diverse community, and features a number of co-located organisations who deliver their services to the community.
Go to the Shop 48
Many of our services are translated into:
You can call 9490 4222 to request a copy be mailed to you. Information is available about:
For more information contact Gemma Boucher on 9490 4377 or Gemma.Boucher@banyule.vic.gov.au
1 Flintoff Street
Greensborough VIC 3088
Tel: +61 3 9490 4222
Banyule City Council is proud to acknowledge the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung people as traditional custodians of the land and we pay respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Elders, past, present and emerging, who have resided in the area and have been an integral part of the region's history.
Banyule is a diverse community, made up of people from different cultures, beliefs, abilities, bodies, ages, sexualities, genders and identities. Council is committed to inclusion, access and equity for everyone. These principles foster cohesiveness, empower people and improve the wellbeing of the Banyule community.