Category: Community

Shorten Labor Govt. to make sending money overseas cheaper

Photo: Supplied. By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 13 December: A Shorten Labor Government will make it cheaper for Australians to send money overseas to loved ones by helping drive down international remittance and transfer fees. The announcement was made by Andrew Leigh MP Shadow Treasurer in the presence of Jennifer […]

Celebrate India Diwali 2018 launch at the Australia India Institute

Photo: AII BY SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 30 OCTOBER: The Australia India Institute welcomed Celebrate India onto the University of Melbourne campus last night to launch the Victorian Diwali Festival for 2018. Now in its 13th year, the five-day-long Festival includes a program of social and cultural events across Melbourne […]

AMU alumni in Victoria celebrate Sir Syed Day

Photo: SAT/NN MELBOURNE, 20 October: Alumni of India’s Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) here today celebrated the Sir Syed Day with a pledge to take the message of Sir Syed (founder of the AMU) further to enhance the community with modern and scientific education. In her speech Prof. Rukhsana Saheba quoting […]

Mathew Guy announces grants for Sikh events

Photo: Liberal Party By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 12 October: Hon. Matthew Guy MP Opposition Leader of Victoria with his south east team made Sikh Community announcements as follows today, according to the Liberal Party. 1.$ 100k for Sikh games plus $25k for water provision and conveniences 2. Vaisakhi celebrations […]

$230,000 funding for Melbourne’s Shwetambar Jain Sangh Centre

Photo: SAT/NN By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE,24 September: The Shwetambar Jain community here is rejoicing after a funding boost of $230,000 from the Andrews Labor Government for the “cost of the refurbishment of the existing Community Centre that supports the Jain Indian Community in Moorabbin. “This funding will strengthen the […]