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Translator needed

Essential Media and Entertainment is a screen content production company based in Sydney. The company is currently producing a six part Science Documentary series. One of the episodes is filmed in Ethiopia with the Hamar and Suri tribes and they are looking for people who can help translate some footage filmed with these tribes. If you can help, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. This is a paid position.

Getting married with someone from a different cultural background?

SBS is looking for couples who come from two different cultural backgrounds and are getting married in the next 6 months to take part in the second series of a heart-warming documentary series about love against the odds. The series, Marry Me Marry My Family, will be a warm and celebratory story of multicultural Australia - a snapshot of who we are today and where we’re going. For you and your family, it’s an opportunity to showcase your beliefs and rituals to the wider Australian public. What happens when couples from two different cultural backgrounds want to exchange vows? Are you or your partner trying to embrace your Australian identity, while staying true to your culture, identity and family? How do you blend religions, traditions and cultures? How do you bridge your parents’ expectations and your own dreams? We want to hear your inspiring story about love conquering all. To apply please visit  The series is produced by CJZ, an Emmy-award winning TV Production company based in Sydney.

Do you need rental assistance?

Tenants Victoria provide free advice and resources for Victorian Renters in private rental, rooming housing and social housing. They have a lot of resources and advice on their website in Amharic that members of the Ethiopian community might find useful. If anyone wants to know more, feel free to contact Emma Smith on 9411 1444.