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A collection of useful directories to all things Irish on the Web.

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Other Irish/Celtic Clubs and Associations

Australian Irish Support & Resource Bureau

Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA)

Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann Melbourne

Australian Irish Dancing Association (AIDA) Victorian Branch

Lake School of Celtic Music, Song and Dance

Held in the first week of January at Koroit and St. Brigid’s at Crossley, overlooking Tower Hill, this weekly event is fashioned on the famous Willy Clancy Week in County Clare Ireland. The Lake School program of music, song and dance includes performances, concerts, theatre, poetry and tuition schools for all ages and all levels of artists and beginners. Workshops all day, sessions and concerts at night. FB Page:

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Bloomsday in Melbourne Inc.

Bloomsday in Melbourne was established in 1994 to celebrate the life and works of James Joyce. It annually runs the Bloomsday in Melbourne festival during the period around 16 June, the day in 1904 on which Joyce first 'walked out' with Nora Barnacle, his life-long companion, and the day on which his modern epic novel, 'Ulysses', is set. Bloomsday typically mounts an original play, runs a seminar on the same theme, and holds a dinner.

More information is available about Bloomsday, Other Events and Courses at

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Scottish Gaelic Society of Victoria

Donegal Association

Irish Ancestry Group

Victorian Irish Language Association

Tinteán - Australian Irish Heritage Network Inc.

Beechworth Celtic Festival

Held in the 2nd week of November. Centred on the historic Gold Mining town of Beechworth in NE Victoria, this 3 day festival celebrates the culture of our Celtic past, present and future with dance and music , concerts, parades, workshops , theatre and exhibitions.

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Sunraysia Irish & Friends Association

South West Victorian Irish Association - St Brigid's at Crossley

Geelong Irish Society Inc.

Central Victorian Irish Association (Bendigo)

Ballarat Irish Club

Reciprocal Clubs

Mildura Club

Irish Club Perth

Mt Isa Irish Club

Queensland Irish Association

Canberra Irish Club


Department of Foreign Affairs

Irish Tourist Board

Business support

Manufacturing & Wholesale Jewellery

Claddagh Jewellery manufactured and sold in Victoria

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Irish Australian Chamber of Commerce

The Irish Australian Chamber of Commerce is Australia’s premier Irish Australian business organisation. We are a modern, vibrant and inclusive membership-based organisation that is committed to adding value and bringing opportunities to our members.

Our membership comprises a broad range of industry sectors and demographics across Australia. Our group is valued by those beyond the traditional demographic as the most suitable way to engage with Irish Australian professionals and those who do business with them.

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Chamber of Commerce of Ireland


VICTORIA UNIVERSITY – Irish History Studies

Chair of Irish Studies - University of Melbourne

Irish Studies Association of Australian and New Zealand (ISAANZ)

Melbourne Irish Studies Seminars (MISS)


The Sunday Business Post

The Examiner

Irish Independent

The Irish Times

Local and miscellaneous

The Melbourne Celtic Club

Located in the heart of the CBD, The Celtic Club has played a major part in Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Day celebrations for many years. St Patrick’s Day is a massive day of craic and entertainment at the  Club with live music in the Tara Bar, Cuchulain Bar and the Brian Boru Function Room and meals in the Shamrock restaurant.

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Eureka's Children Inc - Commemorations

The Irish Echo

The Irish Echo is Australia's only Irish newspaper. Established in 1988 under the masthead of The Irish Exile by two Irish migrants, the newspaper now enjoys a national circulation of 17,000 and is published fortnightly.

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Australian-Irish Support and Resource Bureau

Irish Australian Support and Resource Bureau is a non-profit voluntary organisation whose aims are to assist, where possible, any person or persons in the Irish community of Victoria or any person who may be associated with the Irish community who are in distress. Website link - click here

Welsh Language/Cultural Association - please click on the following website for information regarding classes Please Click Here

Irish Language Association - hold weekly Irish Language classes at the Club. For futher information contact :

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Irish Broadcasting on Radio 3ZZZ

A non-political, non-sectarian program for Victoria's Irish community, or for Australians interested in Ireland or Irish music.

Broadcast in English, but for those who speak Gaelic, tune into the program on the first Sunday of every month.

All programs feature Irish music, varying from folk to classical. Saturday programs are for the light-hearted, while most Sunday programs concentrate on a single topic, such as news from Ireland, aspects of Irish literature and aspects of Irish history. 

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