NEMA Programs

Through the hard work and dedication of our volunteers, NEMA is able to offer a number of programs to the CALD (Culturally and Linguistically Diverse) Community. 

The Cultural Cottage is at 3 The Close Wangaratta. Hours of business. 9am to 5pm Monday to Wednesday. 


 **** Please note *** Many Programs have been reduced due to the covid 19 restrictions.

Call for details on (03) 57212090


7-8pm  Basic English classes at Today /Tomorrow 66 Nunn St Benalla. For further information, phone 57212090.


Wangaratta - Cultural Cottage

From 9am. IT lessons at the . Book a one hour lesson. Bring your own smart phone, tablet, I pad or personal computer or use our computer. Please make appointment.

From 9 am Citizenship study Learn the questions and do practice tests. Please make an appointment. English tutoring  -  all levels from basic to advanced. Also assistance in tertiary studies (by appointment)


10 am English lessons at the Myrtleford Library


10.00am to 12 noon  Basic English Classes at the U3A Club room. 


10.00 am Multicultural Playgroup at the Cultural Cottage.

10.00 am Discover Australian Culture at the Cultural Cottage

11.30 am Benalla Multicultural Playgroup. Today/Tomorrow, 66 Nunn St.


10 am Mansfield English lessons at MACE


Dutch Connections Beechworth.

Meet for morning cuppa at the Beechworth pantry. 10.30 am. Second tuesday of the month.

Bright Multicultural Social Group.

Meet at Bright at 12 noon. First  Wednesday or Thursday of the month, call us for details.

Mansfield and Bonnie Doon Monthly Multicultural Meeting

Held at MACE 6pm 2nd Tuesday in the month. Bring a plate of food to share. Info call 57762325 

Mount Beauty Multicultural Group.

Meet at Mount Beauty Neighbourhood centre, Rose Garden Community Cafe at 12 noon. Various Friday of every second month.

Lunch prices vary. See monthly newsletter for updates.

Midweek Break Wangaratta.

Meet at the cultural cottage 2pm. Every Wednesday. Come and enjoy the fun and laughter with old friends and meet some new ones. 

The Voice of Multiculturalism
in North East Victoria

  • Alpine Shire
  • Benalla Rural City
  • Indigo Shire
  • Mansfield Shire
  • Rural City of Wangaratta