Africa Day is the annual commemoration of the 1963 founding of the African Union (AU) which is celebrated in Africa and many countries around the world. It provides an opportunity to acknowledge the achievements of the peoples and governments of Africa. In Australia, Africa Day is celebrated in partnership between Africa Day Australia, numerous African Australian community organisations, members of the diplomatic corps, government organisations, members of various political parties and numerous community organisations.


To create a vehicle that drives the unity and facilitate the celebration of African-Australian successes, their diverse cultures and values, and empowering these communities towards being resilience and self-sufficiency.


“A united, integrated, prosperous and dignified community driven by its own empowered members”