Westpac T-20 Cricket Tournament
Starts on Sun 10 September
T-20 Final match on Sun 5 November

OUR OBJECTIVES

What makes FINACT unique and crucial - Coordination :: Cooperation :: Collaboration
BONDING

To present a unified front for all its member associations and promote the advancement of people of Indian origin in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surroundings.

ENGAGEMENT

To act as a channel of communication between the Indian community and the Governments Federal, the Territory/State or the Indian Government) on welfare, social and economic matters.

INTERACTION

To promote an awareness about Indians being responsible Australian citizens and to cultivate a feeling of mutual respect through increased social & cultural interaction, sport and recreation.

INDIA CENTRE

To establish, develop and maintain an “India Centre” – a Community and Resource centre in ACT for use and benefit of member organisations and of the community.

GUIDELINES & ACTIONS

FINACT values Fraternity, Inclusiveness, Networking, Assistance, Cooperation and Teamwork.
Where FINACT Constitution stipulates certain actions, behaviour and provides guidelines, Annual Report provides vivid details of activities undertaken by FINACT in a financial year.

FINACT Constitution

Annual Reports 💫

Independence Day Competitions


Essay Competition

Topic – ‘India since Independence

Group A (under 21 yrs) – Tanishq Sharma
Group B (under 15 yrs) – Ananya Ravi

 

Drawing Competition

Drawing / Painting Competition for kids below 12 years.

Winner – Hansini Ganta


An online Yoga Quiz Competition was organised by the High Commission of India.

Winner – Ms Avneet Bakshi.


Sponsors for T-20 Cricket Tournament 2017

We appreciate and value your support. If you wish to sponsor, please contact us soon.

Title Sponsor


Silver Sponsors


IT Alliance Konika Minolta Cricket NSW and Cricket NSW Singh Builders Bat Mate  Wonder Web Works - Affordable, quick and secure website provider in Canberra  Broadway Infotech - Innovative Business Solutions

POS CentralNew Sponsors Appreciated


About US

Let us continue our united endeavours to forge greater ties between India and Australia.
Enjoy events and activities by our 27 member associations.

With 22 major languages, written in 13 different scripts, with over 720 dialects and with hundreds of different Landscapes and Landforms, India and Indians are no strangers to the concept of multiculturalism.

FINACT welcomes all Indian associations to be a part of this federation and contribute to efforts to achieve our shared goal.

What binds us all together is our commitment towards mutual respect, harmony and our passion see the progress and happiness in the country we come from (Janma Bhumi जन्मभूमि , India) and the country we live in (our Karma Bhumi कर्मभूमि, Australia).

  • COORDINATION

    Among associations

  • COOPERATION

    For achieving shared goals

  • COLLABORATION

    With all agencies

  • SUBMISSION

    On issues of common interest

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OUR TEAM

Meet our volunteers from different associations working together for shared objectives

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 2017-18

Community leaders are voluntarily putting a lot of personal time and energy for the community with lots of passion.

KRISHNA NADIMPALLI
KRISHNA NADIMPALLI
President
Represents Canberra Hindu Mandir

Dr Nadimpalli has received the ACT Multicultural Advocacy Award 2015 for his initiatives and roles in shaping the multiculturalism in the ACT.
RATTESH GUMBER
RATTESH GUMBER
Vice President
Represents Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand

Rattesh Gumber is an IT Project Manager and entrepreneur by profession. He is a dedicated and committed community worker and a strong believer and supporter of multiculturalism.
SUNITA DHINDSA
SUNITA DHINDSA
Secretary
Represents Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association

Dr Dhindsa is a scientist, writes poetry in three languages and was also a senior public servant.
SHAJI KARATTIYATTIL
SHAJI KARATTIYATTIL
Treasurer
Represents Sprintz Inc

Soccer fan and sevens player since university days, and trained under the most popular football coach, Olympian Rahman. Other interests are in Music and Literature. Trained in light music by various teachers and still active on several cultural platforms.

COLLABORATION

FINACT maintains and values relationship with member associations, government and non-government organisations of Australia and India to achieve its objectives.

Federation of Indian Associations in ACT (FINACT) Inc is a not for profit socio-cultural federation that is heavily dependent on volunteers from the community. We invite an expression of interest with your areas of expertise, experience and skills.

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Contact us at info@finact.org.au

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