Eolie Melbourne have recently produced an excellent documentary for the Melbourne Immigration Museum Exhibition. It features seven stories of migration and cultural identity from the Aeolian Islands community of Victoria.
The mission of the not-for-profit association, is to promote, develop, aid and assist those interested in tracing and recording details of their Italian ancestors and heritage, and to generally promote the passion of Italian culture. Click here to find out more.
Getting Started with your Family Tree
Check out our ANCESTRY tab above to start the exciting journey of discovering your Italian heritage. Also Ancestry.com provides an excellent Family Tree creator which can be found at http://trees.ancestry.com.au/
Co.As.It. is proud of its over 40 years of service to the Italian-Australian community.
Co.As.It. was established in 1968 to fulfil two distinct aims: to promote the Italian language and culture in NSW and to assist the growing number of migrants arriving from Italy.
Since this time Co.As.It. has evolved to meet the changing needs of the community. Being true to our initial objectives, we have continued to expand services in the areas of education and community services.
Co.As.It. provides Italian language classes to adults and children both during and after school, Italian language resources via our Italian Multimedia Resource Centre, Bilingual storytime for children, customised Italian language classes for business, language certification and professional development opportunities for teachers.
In the community services area, Co.As.It. provides aged care services and a wide range of community services, from youth and family to mental health, to problem gambling to many more.
Finally, Co.As.It. fully owns and operates an Independent primary school, the Italian Bilingual School where the NSW curriculum is delivered both in Italian and English.
Browse our website, Co.As.It.org.au to discover the many services Co.As.It. can provide you, your family and your business.