March 11, 2016

Member Associations and Delegates

2018-19

1.   ACT Telangana Association РShanthi Reddy and Ramesh Kyla    Р  Website

2. ¬† Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ¬†‚Äď Joe Bailey

3. ¬† Australian Tamil Cultural Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krishnamurthy ¬†– ¬†¬†Website ¬†¬†Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra  РChandana De and Rakesh Roy  Р Website    Facebook

5. ¬† Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand ¬†‚Äď ¬†Rattesh Gumber¬†and Sanjay Pandey ¬†– ¬† ¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†¬†Facebook¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†Google+

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc РKrishna Nadimpalli (President) and Anita Kandukuri  Р  Website     Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal  РDeepali Jain and Ashok Jain

8. ¬† Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Shaji Karattiyattil and Roshan Menon (Secretary)¬† ¬†– ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc  Р Harjinder Dhindasa and  Surjit Kang (Vice President)   Р Facebook

10.  Canberra Sikh Association РRanjit Singh Kang and Ramanpreet Singh  Р Website

11.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT Р Jay Patel and Hardik Dakwala Р Website

12.  India Australia Multicultural Sports Association  Р Sanjay Sharma  and Gagandeep

13.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being  Р Manohar Vemuri (Cultural Coordinator) and Chittibabu Divi

14.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  Р Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna  Р  Website    Facebook

15.  Indian Students Association  Р Aishwarya Venkat (Youth Representative), Sneha Ravindra and Rahul Ravindranathan  Р Facebook     Twitter

16. ¬†Initiatives for Women in Needs¬† –¬† Madhumita Iyengar ¬†– ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬† ¬†Facebook

17. ¬†Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ¬†‚Äď ¬†Aarthy (Women Representative) and Vasanthi Subramaniam – ¬†¬†Website

18. ¬†Karnataka Association of Canberra ¬†–¬† Venkatesh Bidarkal and Bhuvan Kumar¬† – ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬† ¬†Facebook¬† ¬†Google+¬† ¬† Instagram

19.  Mandir School of Music  Р Ragini Santhanam  Р  Website   Facebook

20.  Mehak Punjab Di Radio  Р Amardeep Singh and Taranjot Singh Р  Facebook

21. ¬†Navya Andhra Telugu Association (NATA) ¬†– ¬†Prasad Tipirneni and Prasad Yarlagadda –¬† Website ¬† ¬†Facebook

22.¬† Oriya Association (OriOz) ¬†‚Äď ¬†Pankaj Das and Pravati Panigrahi¬† – ¬†Website

23.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia  Р Lakhan Sharma and Reshma Jhunjhunwala (Community Coordinator)  Р Website     Facebook

24. ¬†Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra ¬†–¬† Sandhesh Shelar¬† and Atur Desai¬† – ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬† ¬†Facebook¬† ¬† ¬†Google+

25. ¬†Sprintz ¬†–¬† Benedict Cherian and Georgi Pullat – ¬†¬†Facebook

26. ¬†Telugu Association of Canberra ¬†–¬† Narsimha Rao Kolanu and Sree Prasad¬† – ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

Updated on 30 November 2018

2017-18

1.   ACT Telangana Association РShanthi Reddy and Ramesh Kyla    Р  Website

2. ¬† Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ¬†‚Äď Joe Bailey

3. ¬† Australian Tamil Cultural Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krishnamurthy ¬†– ¬†¬†Website ¬†¬†Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra  РApratim Chakrabarti and  Ajit Banerjee  Р Website    Facebook

5. ¬† Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand ¬†‚Äď ¬†Rattesh Gumber (Vice President) and Sanjay Pandey ¬†– ¬† ¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†¬†Facebook¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†Google+

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc РKrishna Nadimpalli (President) and Ramesh Kandukuri  Р  Website     Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal  РAshok Jain and Praveen Jain

8. ¬† Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Anoop Kumar Muringodil¬†and Ajith Kumar Perakathu ¬† – ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc  Р Sunita Dhindasa (Secretary) and  Surjit Kang   Р Facebook

10.  Canberra Sikh Association РJasbir Singh and Balinder Singh Khillan  Р Website

11.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT Р Prakash Mehta and Hena Rawal (Coordinator for Community Services) Р Website

12.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being  Р Chittibabu Divi

13.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  Р Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna  Р  Website    Facebook

14.  Indian Students Association  Р Rushikesh Nivalkar and Subhra Biswal  Р Facebook     Twitter

15. ¬†Initiatives for Women in Needs¬† –¬† Madhumita Iyengar ¬†– ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬† ¬†Facebook

16. ¬†Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ¬†‚Äď ¬†Arvind Gupta and Tara Kashyap (Youth Representative) ¬†– ¬†¬†Website

17.  Karnataka Association of Canberra  Р Venkatesh Bidarkal and Shashi Samprathi  Р  Website     Facebook   Google+    Instagram

18.  Mandir School of Music  Р Ragini Santhanam and Senthil Shanmugam  Р  Website   Facebook

19.  Mehak Punjab Di Radio  Р Sukhraj Singh and Sameer Sekhon  Р  Facebook

20. ¬†Oriya Association (OriOz) ¬†‚Äď ¬†Pankaj Das (Coordinator for Cultural Programs) and Sekhar Mahapatra ¬† – ¬†Website

21.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia  Р Lakhan Sharma (Public Officer)  Р Website     Facebook

22.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra  Р Ajay Limaye  and Sheetal Nesarika  Р  Website     Facebook     Google+

23.  Sprintz  Р Shaji Karattiyattil (Treasurer) and Benedict Cherian  Р  Facebook

24.  Telugu Association of Canberra  Р Radhika Komalla (Women Representative) and Narsimha Rao Kolanu   Р  Website    Facebook

Recently inducted members

25.  India Australia Multicultural Sports Association  Р Sanjay Sharma  and Gagandeep

26.  Navya Andhra Telugu Association (NATA)  Р Prasad Tipirneni  РWebsite    Facebook

2016-17

1.   ACT Telangana Association РShanthi Reddy and Ramesh Kyla (Coordinator for Cultural Programs)     Website

2. ¬† Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ‚Äď Joe Bailey

3. ¬† Australian Tamil Cultural Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krish ¬† Website ¬†¬†Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra РApratim Chakrabarti and  Ajit Banerjee   Website    Facebook

5. ¬† Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand ‚Äď ¬†Sanjay Pandey (Public Officer)¬†and Sushant Goel ¬† ¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†¬†Facebook¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†Google+

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc РPunitha Arunagiriranjan and Anitha Kandukuri   Website     Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal РPraveen Jain  and Deepali Jain

8. ¬† Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Anoop Kumar Muringodil¬†and Shaji Karattiyattil (Treasurer)¬† – ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc РHarjinder Dhindasa and Sumandeep Dhillon (Representative for Youths)   Facebook

10.  Canberra Sikh Association РAmardeep Singh (President) and Jasbir Singh Gidda   Website

11. ¬†EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association – ¬†Akash Maheshwari ¬† ¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

12.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT РJay Patel   Website

13.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being Р Chittibabu Divi (Secretary)

14.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  Р Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna    Website    Facebook

15.  Indian Students Association  Р Rushikesh Nivalkar and Subhra Biswal   Facebook     Twitter

16. ¬†Initiatives for Women in Needs¬† –¬† Madhumita Iyengar¬†(Women Representative) ¬† ¬†Website¬† ¬† ¬†Facebook

17. ¬†Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ‚Äď Jayanti Gupta and Kamala Smith¬† ¬†Website

18.  Karnataka Association of Canberra Р Venkatesh Bidarkal (Coordinator for Community Services) and Sujith Mysore    Website

19.  Mandir School of Music РRagini Santhanam and Santhanam Srinivasan    Website   Facebook

20.  Mehak Punjab Di Р Manpreet Kaur and Sameer Sekhon   Facebook

21. ¬†Oriya Association (OriOz) ‚Äď Pankaj Das and Sekhar Mahapatra ¬† ¬†Website

22.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand РLakhan Sharma    Website     Facebook

23.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra РShubhada Shukla and Suraj Suvarna    Website     Facebook     Google+

24.  South Indian Fine Arts Society РMahesh Scaria (Vice President)

25.  Sprintz  Р Shaji Karattiyattil (Treasurer) and Benedict Cherian   Facebook

26.  Telugu Association of Canberra РKrishna Nadimpalli and Sree Prasad     Website    Facebook

27. ¬†The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc ‚Äď Terry Hunjon ¬† ¬†¬†Website

2015-16

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1.   ACT Telangana Association РSwayam Prakash and Sateesh Gade  Website

2. ¬† Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ‚Äď Joe Bailey

3. ¬† Australian Tamil Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krish Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra РDebashish Raha (Treasurer) and  Ajit Banerjee   Website    Facebook

5. ¬† Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand ‚Äď ¬†Sanjay Pandey ¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc РPunitha Arunagiriranjan    Website   Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal РAshok Jain

8. ¬† Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Jimmy Varghese¬†and Joseph Perumal ¬†– ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc РHarjinder Dhindasa and Sumandeep Dhillon (Representative for Youths)

10.  Canberra Sikh Association РAmardeep Singh (President) and Jasdeep Randhawa   Website

11. ¬†EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association – ¬†Akash Maheshwari ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†Facebook

12.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT РPrakash Mehta   Website

13.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being Р Chittibabu Divi (Secretary)

14.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  Р Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna    Website    Facebook

15. ¬†Initiatives for Women in Needs¬† –¬† Madhumita Iyengar¬†(Women Representative) ¬† Website¬† ¬† Facebook

16. ¬†Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ‚Äď Jayanti Gupta¬†(Coordinator for Community Services) ¬† Website

17.  Karnataka Association of Canberra Р Venkat B and Sujith Mysore (Public Officer)  Website

18.  Mandir School of Music РRagini Santhanam and Janyanam Srinivasan

19. ¬†Oriya Association (OriOz) ‚Äď Pankaj Das ¬†¬†Website

20.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand РLakhan Sharma (Vice President)   Website  Facebook

21.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra РYogesh Mule    Website    Facebook    Google+

22.  South Indian Fine Arts Society РMahesh Scaria

23.  Telugu Association of Canberra РKrishna Nadimpalli and Sree Prasad (Coordinator for Cultural Programs)  Website   Facebook

24. ¬†The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc ‚Äď Terry Hunjon ¬†Website

2014-15

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1. ¬†¬†Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ‚Äď Joe Bailey

2.¬† ¬†Australian Tamil Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah

3.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra РDebashish Raha and  Ajit Banerjee   Website   Facebook

4.¬†¬† Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand ‚Äď ¬†Sanjay Pandey ¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

5.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc РPunitha Arunagiriranjan  Website   Facebook

6.   Canberra Jain Mandal РAshok Jain

7. ¬† Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Mahesh Scaria¬† (Treasurer)¬† – ¬†Website

8.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc

9.   Canberra Sikh Association РTaranjot Singh (Public Officer) and Jasdeep Randhawa   Website

10. ¬†EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association – ¬†Akash Maheshwari ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†Facebook

11.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT РPrakash Mehta   Website

12.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being Р Chittibabu Divi

13. ¬†Initiatives for Women in Needs¬† –¬† Madhumita Iyengar

14. ¬†Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ‚Äď Jayanti Gupta

15. ¬†Karnataka Association of Canberra –¬† Sujith Mysore (Secretary) ¬†Website

16.  Mandir School of Music РRagini Santhanam   Website

17. ¬†Oriya Association (OriOz) ‚Äď Pankaj Das ¬†¬†Website

18.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand РLakhan Sharma (Vice President)   Website  Facebook

19.  South Indian Fine Arts Society РMahesh Scaria

20.  Telugu Association of Canberra РKrishna Nadimpalli (President)   Website   Facebook

21. ¬†The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc ‚Äď Terry Hunjon ¬†Website

Pending:  Canberra Telangana Association РSwayam Prakash

2013-14

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1.   Assamese Community РAkash Saikia

2.¬†¬† Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ‚Äď Joe Bailey

3.¬† ¬†Australian Tamil Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra РRana Ganguly and  Tapas Biswas   Website   Facebook

5.¬†¬† Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand ‚Äď ¬†Sanjay Pandey ¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

6.¬†¬† Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Mahesh Scaria¬† (Treasurer)¬† – ¬†Website

7.   Canberra Sikh Association РDr Indar Pal Singh Kang & Amardeep Singh (President)   Website

8.   Gujarati Samaj of ACT РJigar Gosai   Website

9. ¬† ¬†Indian Senior Citizens Association of ACT Inc ‚Äď Subhash Jalota ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

10.¬† Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ‚Äď Jayanti Gupta (Past President)

11.¬† Karnataka Association of Canberra –¬† Sujith Mysore¬† Website

12.¬† Oriya Association (OriOz) ‚Äď Pankaj Das ¬†¬†Website

13.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand РLakhan Sharma   Website  Facebook

14. ¬†The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc ‚Äď Terry Hunjon ¬†Website

15.  Telugu Association of Canberra РKrishna Nadimpalli (Secretary)   Website   Facebook

16.¬† EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association – ¬†Akash Maheshwari ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†Facebook

17.  Canberra Jain Mandal РAshok Jain

18.¬† Integrated Sports Network¬† –¬† Chakradhar Ravinuthala

19.¬† Initiatives for Women in Needs¬† –¬† Madhumita Iyengar

20.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being Р Chittibabu Divi

2012-13

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1.   Assamese Community РAkash Saikia

2.¬†¬† Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ‚Äď Joe Bailey

3.¬† ¬†Australian Tamil Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah (Public Officer & Coordinator of Community Services)

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra РTapas Biswas   Website   Facebook

5.¬†¬† Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand ‚Äď Amish Chaturvedi (Vice President) ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†Facebook

6.¬†¬† Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Mahesh Scaria – Website

7.   Canberra Sikh Association РDr Indar Pal Singh Kang; Alternate delegate: Baljit Kaur Nahl    Website

8.   Canberra Telugu Vaani and Samithi РLaxman Prasad; Alternate Delegate: Rao Adiraja

9.¬†¬† Diwali Mela Inc ‚Äď Krishan Aggarwal ¬†¬†Website

10.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT РJigar Gosai   Website

11.  India Australia Association Canberra (IAAC) РRaj Satija   Website

12.¬† Canberra India Business Council ‚Äď Deepak-Raj Gupta ¬†¬†Website

13.¬† Indian Senior Citizens Association of ACT Inc ‚Äď Subhash Jalota ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬† ¬†Facebook

14.¬† Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ‚Äď Jayanti Gupta (President)

15.  Karnataka Association of Canberra РSujith Mysore (Cultural Coordinator) Website

16.¬† Oriya Association (OriOz) ‚Äď Pankaj Das Website

17.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand РLakhan Sharma   Website    Facebook

18.¬† South Indian Fine Arts Association (SIFAA) ‚Äď Gopal Krishnan ¬† ¬†Facebook

19.¬† The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc ‚Äď Chander Dhawan (Treasurer)

20.  Telugu Association of Canberra РChakradhar Ravinuthala (Secretary)   Website    Facebook

21.¬† EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association- Shivendra Sharma ¬†¬†Website¬† ¬†¬†Facebook

22.  Canberra Jain Mandal РAshok Jain

2011-12

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1. Assamese Community¬† –¬† Akash Saikia

2. Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra ‚Äď Joe Bailey

3. Australian Tamil Society of ACT ‚Äď Pal Muthiah (Coordinator¬† of Community Services)

4. Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra РAjit Banerjee  WebsiteFacebook

5. Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand¬†‚Äď Amish Chaturvedi (Secretary)¬† Website Facebook

6. Canberra Malayalee Association ‚Äď Jacob Tharakan Vadakkedathu (President) –¬†¬† Website

7. Canberra Sikh Association РDr Indar Pal Singh Kang;  Alternate delegate: Baljit Kaur Nahl

8. Canberra Telugu Vaani and Samithi – Laxman Prasad; Alternate Delegate: Rao Adiraja

9. Diwali Mela Inc ‚Äď Krishan Aggarwal¬† Website

10. Gujarati Samaj of ACT РNiraj Mehta  Website

11. India Australia Association Canberra (IAAC) –¬†Raj Satija¬† Website

12. Canberra India Business Council ‚Äď Deepak-Raj Gupta¬† Website

13. Indian Senior Citizens Association of ACT Inc ‚Äď Subhash¬†Jalota¬†¬† Website Facebook

14. Integrated Cultures ACT Inc ‚Äď Jayanti Gupta (Vice President)

15. Karnataka Association of Canberra РRaja Nagaraja   Website

16. Oriya Association (OriOz) ‚Äď Pankaj Das¬† Website

17. Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand РLakhan Sharma   Website Facebook

18. South Indian Fine Arts Association (SIFAA) ‚Äď Gopal Krishnan (Coordinator for Social & Cultural Program)¬† Facebook

19. The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc ‚Äď Chander Dhawan¬† (Treasurer)

20. Telugu Association of Canberra РChakradhar Ravinuthala    Website Facebook

21. EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association- Shivendra Sharma¬† (Student Representative) ¬†Website Facebook


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