Our Past Events
Each year SydWest Multicultural Services joins forces with others to hold major events that help to build community engagement and confidence among our key target groups.
Our Events in 2023:
Due to COVID-19, all major SydWest events are slowly getting back on track and we endeavour to keep this page updated as we confirm events into 2023.
We are already in planning for our 2023 International Women’s Day celebration; Harmony Week and much more!
Refugee Week 2023
SydWest Multicultural Services hosted a celebration of #RefugeeWeek: The Future of Settlement in Penrith to reaffirm Penrith City Council’s commitment towards being a refugee welcoming zone.
SydWest CEO Elfa Moraitakis to speak at Social Impact Summit
For the first time ever, this year’s Social Impact Summit brings together Government, corporate and not-for profit sectors in one setting to discuss what the implementation of the well-being budget announced by the Federal Government looks like. As a nation, we will define what this truly means and evaluate the interdependency of social and economic […]
SydWest Multicultural Services celebrates International Women’s Day
SydWest Multicultural Services is hosting its annual International Women’s Day (IWD) 2023 event in partnership with Tamil Valarchi Manram to celebrate and encourage women of all backgrounds to #embraceequity and grab their right to equality with both hands!
Refugee Week 2022
A world of stories shared through our events for all Australians to celebrate the contributions that our refugee community make to the Australian society. It is an opportunity for greater understanding and to break down barriers for all Australians.
Harmony Week 2022
Three different events being delivered by SydWest and partners in the region: Community Story-sharing; Stakeholder Forum; Art Competition
International Women's Day 2022
Our International Women’s Day event in 2022 featuring a spectacular lineup of strong, empowered women exploring the theme of #breaktheBias.