21 March is Harmony Day
Harmony Day is a day to celebrate Australian multiculturalism, based on the successful integration of migrants into our community.
Harmony Day is about inclusiveness, respect and belonging for all Australians, regardless of cultural or linguistic background, united by a set of core Australian values.
Held every year on 21 March. The Day coincides with the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
Since 1999, more than 70,000 Harmony Day events have been held in childcare centres, schools, community groups, churches, businesses and federal, state and local government agencies across Australia.
You are invited to support the Close the Gap Campaign by hosting your own event on Thursday 18 March. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, June Oscar AO is co-chair of the Campaign, which addresses the unacceptable gap in health outcomes and life expectancy between...