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The Australian German Welfare Society Inc. would like to invite you to attend our 64th Gala Evening, under the patronage of Mr. Michael Pearce SC, Honorary Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany.

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Don't Lose Your German
an Interview on SBS Radio

Members of the "Qu Qu Club", run by the Australian-German Welfare Society Melbourne, meet regularly in order to cultivate their mother language: German. 

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AGWS - an ageing population

Interview with social worker Tanja Gawin on SBS Radio

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Portrait of the AGWS

Interview with Linde Mohr on SBS Radio

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WELCOME

The Australian-German Welfare Society (AGWS) is a not-for-profit member organisation dedicated to supporting community members with German cultural links in Australia.

Main objectives of the organisation are to:

  • help members of the German community with financial or material problems
  • provide opportunities for members to stay in touch with their 'old' culture, talk  in their mother tongue and take part in German traditions (eg. Mother's Day, Christmas)
  • support the elderly (nursing homes, friendly visiting service, computer courses)
  • promote German culture by offering book and film clubs in German language
  • assist young families by offering a German playgroup for pre-school children.

We encourage you to become a member of the AGWS, participate in the many activities and/or get involved as a volunteer. Donations and/or a legacy in your will are welcome.


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