Australian Multicultural Council

The Australian Multicultural Council (AMC) was established in 2011. Its term ended on 30 June 2014.

The AMC’s priorities were covered in its terms of reference which were to:

  • advise the government on multicultural affairs
  • act as an independent champion of our multicultural nation
  • have a formal role in a strengthened access and equity strategy
  • have a research and advisory role around multicultural policy
  • assist with cultural diversity celebrations and Harmony Day activities
  • implement a ‘People of Australia Ambassadors’ programme to articulate the benefits of, and help celebrate, our multicultural nation.

Media releases from the AMC