What's On

The G21 Region plays host to a myriad of functions and events that reflect the richness and diversity of the natural environments, people and towns situated within it.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 11:00am to Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 3:00pm

The 2017 IAN Art Exhibition is a group exhibition by artists around Victoria.


Friday, 1 December 2017 (All day) to Sunday, 24 December 2017 (All day)

For each day throughout December leading up to Christmas Diversitat will share with you a special Advent Calendar of programs and services Diversitat provide every day in your community.

Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Learn skills and gain confidence to assist someone experiencing suicidal thoughts or behaviours.

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, 14 February 2018 (All day)

This two day conference, hosted by Refugee Council of Australia in conjunction with the University of Melbourne will again bring together a broad range of expertise covering topics of displacement; protection; cooperation; wellbeing; resilience; education; advocacy; and unity from across the country and across the globe.

Saturday, 24 February 2018 (All day)

Celebrate Geelong’s much loved free community festival, Pako Festa, as it hits Geelong for its 36th year! Diversitat's Pako Festa is the largest free celebration of cultural diversity in Australia!

Thursday, 1 March 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

In this Masterclass participants will explore these questions and engage with ideas of personhood, human rights and supported decision making.

Thursday, 8 March 2018 (All day)

Empower a woman, empower a nation.

Thursday, 15 March 2018 (All day)

Close the Gap Day brings people together, to share information — and most importantly — to take meaningful action in support of achieving Indigenous health equality by 2030.

Saturday, 17 March 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 25 March 2018 (All day)

Cultural Diversity Week is Victoria’s largest multicultural celebration, featuring a week-long program of festivals and events in metropolitan and regional areas.

Friday, 23 March 2018 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

The Forum titled “Prevention of Chronic Diseases” is aimed at promoting and improving prevention strategies for patients with chronic disease.

Sunday, 1 April 2018 (All day) to Monday, 30 April 2018 (All day)

Premier's Active April is part of the Victorian Government's commitment to promote healthy and active lifestyles and get Victorians to join in the fun of increased physical activity.

Thursday, 17 May 2018 (All day)

This year, the proposal is to focus attention on ALLIANCES for SOLIDARITY. Putting the focus of the Day on Solidarity and Alliances can create a valuable opportunity for all of us to reach out to our current partners to reinforce our bond, to reach out to new partners to raise awareness of our commonalities, and to engage in collective action around the Day.

Saturday, 26 May 2018 (All day)

On our pathway towards reconciliation, Sorry Day on 26 May is an important moment to remember the past policies of forced child removal.

Monday, 28 May 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, 29 May 2018 (All day)

Activating community leadership to combat inequality! 

Inspiring speakers include: Professor Gillian Triggs, Stan Grant, Jamila Rizvi, Philip Wollen, Hugh Mackay, Nicholas Gruen, and more!

Friday, 15 June 2018 (All day)

June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) and is the main day in the year when the world voices its opposition to the abuse and suffering inflicted on older people.

Monday, 18 June 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 24 June 2018 (All day)

Refugee Week is Australia’s peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society.

Sunday, 8 July 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 15 July 2018 (All day)

NAIDOC Week 2018 will celebrate the invaluable contributions that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women have made – and continue to make - to our communities, our families, our rich history and to our nation.

Sunday, 29 July 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 5 August 2018 (All day)

Have you decided about organ and tissue donation? 

Saturday, 4 August 2018 (All day)

Children's Day and the week leading up to it, is a time for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families to celebrate the strengths and culture of their children. The day is an opportunity for all Australians to show their support for Aboriginal children.

Monday, 3 September 2018 (All day) to Friday, 7 September 2018 (All day)

Created by national not-for-profit organisation Jean Hailes for Women’s Health, Women’s Health Week aims to get women talking about the health issues that matter most to them.