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Welcome to the Western Australia Multicultural Association Inc. (WAMA).

Objectives

To promote these objectives and associated activities through various media channels

To promote multiculturalism and social cohesion for all members of our community

To coordinate and facilitate cultural, recreational, educational activities and significant community events

History

The Association was formed (prior to its incorporation in August 2013) to support the Abruzzese Emigrant Association of Australia raise funds (with the support of Lottery West) and complete the Community Pavilion Project at Ozone Park, East Perth in collaboration with the City of Perth. The Pavilion was opened on 23 March 2014.

Since then, in collaboration with various culturally diverse communities, WAMA has supported new and emerging communities to build capacity by providing information and education programs. WAMA has coordinated and participated in a range of events including:

Multicultural Festival in 2012

The Damayang Filipino Inc Mother Dear International Queens Fest 2013

Multicultural Festival for the opening of the Community Pavilion March 2014

Moon Children Festival 2014

Cultural information sessions

Workshops and education programs for culturally and linguistically diverse communities, service providers and seniors

Committee Office Bearers

President: Tim Benson | Phone: 0418 921 793 | Email: president@wamainc.org.au
Vice President: Joanna Fox | Phone: 0416 899 139 | Email: joannadfox@gmail.com
Secretary: Jorge Zeidan | Phone: 0470 233 674 | Email: secretary@wamainc.org.au
Treasurer: Paul Vassis | Phone: 9450 3163 | paulvassis@optusnet.com.au​

Future

We look forward to strengthening our ties with CALD communities, government and other organisations to support Western Australia’s multicultural community and achieve our objectives to enhance the well being of future generations.

Please contact us if you are interested in contributing to our community and participating in events.