Who We are

We inspire and motivate African Performing artists to utilise the vast opportunities available to them and promote Australia as a multicultural society.

Celebration of African Australians Inc. is a Non For-Profit National organization with Coordinators in almost all States and Territories in Australia since 2012. Our main Objectives are to inspire and motivate African Performing artist to utilise the vast opportunities available to them and promote Australia as a multicultural society where all ethnic groups have a ‘fair go’ for opportunities and positions. Therefore, it is to celebrate the Performing Arts, Culture and Traditions of Africa to the Wider Australian Community. We appreciate, honour, recognize the achievements, Successes and showcase the contributions of African performing arts to our collective growth and prosperity.

Through the promotion of African Performing arts, we can create a sense of belonging, reduce social isolation, foster inter generational learning and support capacity-development and civic participation among African Australians

Our Strategic Goals

Cultural Identity Through Performing arts

Support unity and a sense of community belonging by celebrating cultural heritage and diversity through African Performing art forms and Practices. Reduce social isolation and facilitate intergenerational cultural artistic Heritage preservation.

Advancement of African performing arts.

Provide a nurturing environment that fosters healthy relationships, inclusivity and resilience among African Australian Performing artists Facilitate Culturally Relevant Affordable performing art program and cultural services Promote gender equality and advancement of women in African performing arts.

Resource Diversification and Organizational Sustainability

Strengthen organizational resource diversification and financial sustainability. Build and maintain effective and efficient governance systems. Ensure sound decision making throughout the organization

Our shared values

Integrity

We believe that all our interactions with members, partners and stakeholders reflect our integrity; we, therefore, maintain high ethical standards.

Accountability

We are accountable to our members, donors, funders, and partners to use resources to Improve the lives of our artists and Community.

Excellence

We are committed to investing quality time in excellent services that enrich the lives of our artists and community.

Inclusivity

We foster inclusivity in all aspects of life, we keep an open mind and embrace positive Challenge as our institutional culture.

Passion

We believe that our purposeful actions will ultimately make the difference we envision in our community, and we believe this can only be achieved through passion and volunteerism.

Responsiveness

We strive to be accessible, adaptable, and responsive, to demonstrate a sense of urgency in all our services and the support we provide to our community.

Responsiveness

We strive to be accessible, adaptable, and responsive, to demonstrate a sense of urgency in all our services and the support we provide to our community.