On 17 June 2014, Council signed the Refugee Welcome Zone Declaration, an initiative of the Refugee Council of Australia.
Hobsons Bay is proud to be home to people from more than 144 countries of origin, speaking over 100 languages and celebrating over 90 faiths.
The network aims to assist Hobsons Bay’s newly arrived migrants and refugees into successful settlement.
Network of over 30 different faith communities around Hobsons Bay.
Recorded information about Council services and interpreter access.
There are different classes and support groups locally for people who want to improve or practice their English language skills.
A book of 68 inspiring and unique stories collected from residents of Hobsons Bay.
The Behind This Smile community art project was developed as part of the 'Racism. It Stops with Me' campaign.
Council is committed to supporting our communities to celebrate their culture, history and traditions.
Celebrate Refugee Week and attend free community events.
Join the Hobsons Bay celebrations of Cultural Diversity and Harmony Day in March 2023.