Central Queensland
Sub Region

Multiculturalism and community harmony enhanced and achieved through advocacy, representation, education, research, consultation, social activities, and program development management and delivery.

“Leading and managing in a world of cultural connectivity, and creating a space to live, work and play in harmony”

Activities, Events, Programs and Courses
CQMA Social Activities:
• One-to-one social support and advocacy
• Various cultural community get-togethers
• End of year celebrations
• Monthly CQMA Management Committee Meetings
• CQMA actively participate in other community celebrations e.g. Chinese New Year, Sri Lankan Christmas

CQMA Events and Projects:
• Annual Taste of the World Festival: running since 2009 and showcasing our cultural diversity and includes traditional food, entertainment, dress.
• Harmony Day: celebrating cultural diversity and inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging for everyone.
• Cross-Cultural Community Sports Carnival

CQMA delivered programs:
CQMA are proud to support these government initiatives
• My Health for Life (MH4L) program: supporting small steps to achieve great health results.
• CAMS (Community Action for a Multicultural Society) program: building a united, harmonious and inclusive Qld.
Sessions include
o Everyday English, IELTS support
o Women's programs in Rockhampton and Yeppoon involving monthly cultural-themed activities
o Driving
o Swimming & Water Safety
o Partnership sessions with Umbrella Network and Berserker Street State School

Courses: Proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government through its Skilling Queenslanders for Work Initiative. CQMA partner with registered training organisations to manage and deliver these courses.
• Skilling Queenslanders for Work:
o Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways
o Certificate III in Individual Support

CQMA are located on the grounds of the CQUniversity Nth Rockhampton campus, and are grateful for the University’s ongoing support. We can be found in .
CQMA is one of the Finalist in the QLD Regional Training Awards

Contact Name
Dawn Hay
0438 751 974
Building 41, Room 31, Buzacott Circle (off Blair Drive) Nth Rockhampton Qld, 4701
Postal Address
PO Box 5535, Redhill