On behalf of Federation of Indian Associations of ACT (FINACT) Inc, I would like to congratulate the Indo-Australian community of ACT celebrating Diwali with customary zeal and enthusiasm. It reminds us that Diwali, the Festival of Lights, is observed not only in India but it is celebrated across the world.
As Senator for the ACT, it is my great pleasure to wish everyone in the Indian community a very happy Diwali.
The Indian community makes such a great contribution to Australian society and the festival of lights is a fantastic way to showcase the colourful spirit of India and adds to the rich tapestry of culture, heritage and diversity that makes our country such a vibrant place to live. […]
The ACT Government values the contribution that multicultural community organisations make to our City and recognises this through a number of initiatives including hosting and attending special functions throughout the year. […]
Message from the ACT Chief Minister
It is my great pleasure to be able to join with the Federation of Indian Associations of the ACT (FINACT) and ACT’s vibrant Indian community in offering my support for this year’s Diwali Mela, the Festival of Lights. […]
Diwali – Festival of Lights
In this Centenary year, I am very aware of the contribution that the Indian community has played in the building of a strong multicultural Canberra over the past 100 years. As a group, Canberrans of Indian background are fortunate to have the support and representation of the very active Federation of Indian Associations of the ACT. […]