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Welcome to Australia

About Us

Welcome to Australia is committed to creating a more welcoming and inclusive Australia.

Our Mission


To engage everyday Australians in the task of cultivating a culture of welcome in our nation.


We believe that cultural diversity should be celebrated for the beauty and depth it adds to our society.

We celebrate the compassion, generosity and commitment of Australians to giving all people a fair go.

We create social and policy change by facilitating opportunities for authentic relationships to be built between people of differing backgrounds.

We encourage inclusion, open mindedness, equality and social harmony.


We aim to offer a positive, dignified and warm welcome to asylum seekers, refugees and other migrants.

We will work with others who are committed to the vision of an inclusive, welcoming and just Australia.
Changing the Conversation and Innovation

We aim to create a loud, public voice of positivity that changes the public conversation by virtue of its volume and values.

We aim to provide innovative leadership in the sector.

We aim to be highly professional, ethical and accountable to the public and our stakeholders for the delivery of our programs and projects.