Multicultural services and support
  • Last updated:
  • 04 Aug 2021
The Sunshine Coast Multicultural Network is a great local resource for information about support services and social connections.

Ways to connect:

Translated resources

Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 13 14 50 for help when you need support and advice.

  • Queensland Health
    Current, culturally appropriate and translated COVID-19 information.
  • Ethnolink 
    A multilingual resource library providing up-to-date information in 18 language

Information, support and services

  • Department of Home Affairs
    Updates to Australia's immigration and border arrangements
  • Services Australia 
    Information on newly arrived residents waiting period
  • Homeward
    Provides free assistance to non-Australian citizens who wish to voluntarily return to their home country, those eligible can access assistance with counselling, obtaining travel documents, short term accommodation, flights and other transport needs
  • Queensland Human Rights Commission
    Talk to someone about discrimination, vilification or human rights call on 1300 130 670 or email
  • Red Cross 
    Emergency relief and casework support for people who are on temporary visas
  • Harvest Trail 
    Jobs for backpackers and seasonal workers