Australian Karen Organisation (Qld) is a non-profit community-based organisation & a representative of Karen community in Queensland to voice their concerns in all political, social-cultural & economic matters & to facilitate their affiliation to the AKO (Qld).
Who can Join
All Karen persons residing in Australia & their families or have links to a Karen grandparent.
AKO does not have a particular contact time/hour, but anyone can contact the committee members at any time during week days.
Where we meet
PO Box 421
Cultural promotion Community development Advocacy Social networking and gathering Cultural event celebrations Language classes Regular community and committee meeting, AGM and BGM Cooperation and participation in the Queensland Multicultural Affair events etc.
We also encourage & foster the development & perpetuation of the Karen culture & language. Acting as the representative of the Karen community in the ethnic affairs commission & other cultural, social or political organisations. Initiation & participation in welfare projects for the Karen communities in Queensland.
Supporting education & leadership programs for Karen people in Australia.
Far North Qld, North Qld, Western Qld, Central Qld, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast, Darling Downs West Moreton, Brisbane North, Brisbane South & Logan, Gold Coast