Member for Oatley Mark Coure has welcomed the establishment of the Award for Muslim understanding in Australia.
The Award will be presented to a person or organisation that has made a contribution to further understanding between Muslims and non-Muslims within Australia.
"This award is an excellent initiative. I support projects that facilitate the improvement of cultural understanding and tolerance" Mr Coure said.
"Nominations are now open for this award. I encourage individuals and organisations to apply".
"As someone who represents one of Australia's most diverse communities, I am passionate about promoting multicultural understanding."
"I look forward to congratulating the recipient of this award, and for further information please visit this website unisa.edu.au/muslim-understanding/award or contact my office", Mr Coure concluded.