Multicultural Council of Tasmania

 A safe and harmonious Tasmania that is just, fair and
inclusive – where people from culturally and linguistically
diverse backgrounds have the opportunity to participate
in and contribute to Tasmanian society


To represent the interests of culturally, linguistically, and religiously diverse communities in Tasmania”. By proactively engaging with the sector, advocating on behalf of and building capacity, in collaboration with our community, government and other priority partners.


We influence policy change for multicultural
communities in Tasmania.

We create awareness of the importance
of diversity and inclusion, whilst building
capacity of the community.

We commit to engaging with our community, government, and business partners to achieve positive community outcomes

We develop and nurture meaningful
relationships that create opportunities and build a harmonious community.


Youth Connect | Workshops

The Multicultural Council of Tasmania is offering a series of workshops, designed to support young migrants and international students to develop skills and cultural competencies. Topics will address issues and barriers that have been raised by the community, as well as solutions and practical knowledge and skills to address issues and barriers and built community resilience.

Community Resilience Program

MCOT is proud to present a series of workshops for community advocates, leaders, and the community at large, to build capacity and promote the strong connection among the community while acquire the resources to successfully navigate multicultural Tasmania. Find out more about our second workshop!


The Diversity Leadership Program provides a suite of tools and modules for being a manager and leader in your workplace and the Tasmanian community. During this intensive program participants learn through in-person training,

The Multicultural Hub

  • Perfect space for people up 110 people.
  • Wood flooring and high ceilings
  • Suitable for community events, meetings and gatherings

Latest News

Submission for Multicultural Framework Review

Submission for Multicultural Framework Review

The Australian Government welcomes the opportunity to make a submission to the Multicultural. Framework Review (the Review) as part of a range of activity underway nationally to consider and reform the Australian migration system, how government can support an...

Official Statement – Gaza and Israel Conflict 2023

Official Statement – Gaza and Israel Conflict 2023

 The Multicultural Council of Tasmania Board express our deep sadness about the ongoing conflict in Gaza and Israel and acknowledge there is significant distress in community, as this conflict has a profound impact on the emotional wellbeing of our communities. ...

Submission for the 2023- 2024 State Budget

Submission for the 2023- 2024 State Budget

The Multicultural Council of Tasmania (MCOT) is the peak body for Tasmania’s multicultural community. MCOT is a member-driven organisation representing around 100 community organisations from across the State as well as numerous individual members.  MCOT 2023-24 State...