Community Information - India

Capital City: New Delhi
Population: 1.267 billion (World Bank 2014)
Currency: Indian Rupee (INR)
Area: 3,287,000 km2

Indian community in Australia:

At the end of June 2011, 343,070 Indian-born people were living in Australia.

Remittance statistics:

India was the highest ranked recipient country of recorded remittances in 2012.

World Bank (2012)
Estimated bilateral remittances: US$ 69.4 bn 
Estimated remittances from Australia to India: US$ 1.4 bn

Click here for more remittance data.

Indian Embassies & Consulates in Australia:

The High Commission of India in Australia, Canberra

3-5 MzPlace
Yarralumla ACT 2600

Ph: 02 6273 3999
Website: http://www.hcindia-au.org/

Consulate General of India, Sydney

Level 3, 109 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Ph: 02 9223 2702
Email: indianc@indianconsulatesydney.org
Website: http://www.indianconsulatesydney.org/

Consulate General of India, Melbourne

344 St. Kilda Road
Melbourne VIC 3000

Ph: 03 9682 7836
Email: consular@cgimelb.org
Website: http://www.cgimelb.org/

Consulate General of India, Perth

Lots 70-74, Level 6
12 St. Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000

Ph: 08 92214205
Email: cg.perth@mea.gov.in

Honorary Consul of India, Brisbane

175 A Swann Road, Taringa
Brisbane QLD 4068

Ph: 0422 309 952
Email: indcon@optusnet.com.au

Website: http://www.cgimelb.org/

 

Indian Organisations in Australia:

United Indian Association Inc (UIA)

http://www.uia.org.au/

Australian Sikh Association

http://www.asainc.org.au/

GOPIO

http://www.gopiosydney.com.au/

Federation of Indian Associations of Victoria

http://www.fiav.asn.au

Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia & NZ

http://www.bjsm.org/

 

Indian Media in Australia:

G'day India

http://gdayindia.com.au 

Indian Link

http://indianlink.com.au 

The Indian Down Under

http://www.indiandownunder.com.au

The Indian Sub-Continent Times

http://www.theistimes.com

Indian Herald

http://indianherald.com.au/

The Indian

http://www.theindiantelegraph.net.au/

Hindi Program Radio, SBS

http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/hindi/

Voice of India, Eastside fm

http://eastsidefm.org/world/voiceofindia/

Radio Manpasand

http://www.radiomanpasand.com