Category: Community

Mural’s add spice to Little India, Dandenong (See Video)

Source: Greater Dandenong website By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE: Geoffrey Carran, contemporary artist and Rowena Martinich, abstract expressionist painter take us through their journey (see video above) of visiting local Indian traders and their shops to sample the beautiful textiles on offer and gain inspiration for their mural ‘Adornment’, created […]

Panel discussion on Islam in a secular society

The panel at the ‘Islam in a secular society: Individualism vs Communitarianism’. Photo: SAT/NN BY SAT News Desk MELBOURNE,31 July: The issue of Islam in a secular society discussed by a distinguished panel saw many different views with the audience throwing in questions that resonated with many contemporary issues plaguing […]

Big support for Nepal-Australia Business Forum 2018

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 30 June: The Nepal Embassy and the Consulate General of Nepal organized a day-long successful Nepal-Australia Business Forum 2018 at the Mantra Bell City Hotel today. The largely attended event explored trade and investment opportunities between the two countries. Afternoon and evening sessions were attended […]

Victoria interpreters to be paid better

Photo: Vic. Govt. By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 25 June: Victorians from linguistically diverse backgrounds will soon have better access to health, education and other critical services with the boost of funding for interpreter services from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Multicultural Affairs Robin Scott announced $21.8 million over […]

Eid al-Fitr Festival-2018 at the Deakin University

Deakin University VC addressing those gathered at the 2018 Deakin University Eid al-Fitr Community Festival Part of the cultural program at the Deakin Univ Eid festival Turkish dance to mark Eid at the Deakin Eid Festival All photos: SAT/NN.