Serving Nepalese Community in Queensland

NAQ Student Information and Welfare Session

Nepalese Association of Queensland is organising NAQ Student Information and Welfare Session. You are all cordially invited to participate and contribute in the interaction. Please note that it’s not just only for new students. It’s for all students and youth.

Date: 25 February, 2pm to 6pm

10 Love Street
Spring Hill
Brisbane QLD 4000


Tentative topics of discussion are

1) Job Access (Resume and interview preparation, Reference, job search, and so on
2) Australian Law and legal responsibilities
3) Stay Safe (water safety, night out, peer pressure and more
4) Mental and social Wellbeing (counselling, social group, addiction, gambling, and more )
5) Mentorship from Experts in the field and more

NAQ SPEAKS Colloquium and Mentorship Program

NAQ Sharing Platform for Experience, Aspirations, Knowledge and Skills (NAQ SPEAKS) is organising an event NAQ SPEAKS Colloquium 2018. The theme of the colloquium is “Get to the Edge and See Beyond.”

  • Date: Sunday February 11, 2018
  • Venue: Indooroopilly Library  (Level 4, Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, 322 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068)
  • Time: 12 pm to 4pm

The colloquium will bring together the experts from our community and will be a forum for sharing of Experience, Aspirations, Knowledge and Skills. Expressions of Interests (EOI) are invited from prospective contributors to present materials that are good to know and are somehow related to the daily life of the community members. The suggested topics as example, but not limited to are


  • Personal Health/Public Health/Nursing
  • Engineering/Emerging Technologies
  • Accounting/Tax/Finance
  • Recreation/Regulation/Safety
  • Media/Culture/Public Relations
  • Investments/Business
  • Projects for Nepal

Interested contributors are requested plan 10 to 15 minutes talk and send an abstract of 50-100 words to one of the contacts below by Friday February 2, 2018.

  1. Birochan Shrestha,, 0430962678
  2. Roshan Pokharel,, 0424740382
  3. Mac Bista,, 0481292056
  4. Sudarshan Dahal,, 0432837495

The submitted abstract will be used for preparing program information to the audience. Please feel free to contact us for further details.

NAQ SPEAKS is also starting Mentorship programs to assist our aspiring community members to achieve their goal. NAQ Mentorship program will be available for career development as well as community leadership development. NAQ will endeavour to assign a suitable mentor to each of the interested members from within the community. NAQ is looking forward to great support from our experienced senior community members as a mentor to support our recently migrated and/or early career members. NAQ will be looking forward to your attendance in SPEAKS Colloquiums which could also be a common interests platform to prospective mentors and mentees. Please let us know how you would like to support NAQ for this initiative.

NAQ Children and Parents (CAP) Day 2018

NAQ Inc is organising NAQ Children and Parents Day 2018 on January 28, 2018 2pm to 6:30pm at Spring Hill Hall, 10 Love Street Spring Hill QLD 4000. This is a part of NAQ Children and Parents Initiative (CAPIn) for the year 2017-18. Please mark your calendar for the day.

This will be a talent showcase of our next generation community. There will be cultural, physical, educational, social talents on the show to encourage our children to do their best in their passion.

NAQ Inc invites expression of interests (EOI) from the Children and Parents to present their talents and/or any other items that are beneficial to both the community children and parents. Examples could be dancing, singing, storytelling, music, sports performances, or inputs from parents such as tips for good parenting, example performances, and so on. NAQ Inc will make best effort to accommodate your items in the program if it deemed feasible.

The relevant contact names, emails and phone numbers are as follows:

  1. Prabin Thapa,,0412325286
  2. Sunita Bhattarai,, 0403709870
  3. Mac Bista,, 0481292056
  4. Sudarshan Dahal,, 0432837495
The detailed program will be published closer to the date. Please stay tuned with your email and also NAQ Facebook page.