Refugees and asylum seekers

Close up on the face of a sad Middle Eastern girl in hijab

Key programs and initiatives supporting refugees and asylum seekers

Refugee Welcome Zone

As a Refugee Welcome Zone, we have declared our commitment:

  • to welcoming refugees into its community,
  • to upholding the human rights of refugees 
  • to enhancing cultural and religious diversity.

Backing Your Neighbour campaign

Recognising that it is time to stand up for our neighbours, friends and local communities who need certainty, stability and support to rebuild their lives, weare also proud to be part of Back your Neighbour campaign through the Local Government Mayoral Task Force.

Refugee Week and other dayss of significance

We are proud to support several significant times of recognition like Refugee Week. We run, partner and support events and activities across our suburbs that celebrate the wonderful contributions made by our multicultural communities. Check out What's On for upcoming special occasions.

Last updated: 9 May 2024 - 4:12pm