Andrzej Alwast OAM
Aleksander M. Gancarz OAM
Chair of Wilczynski Investment Fund Sub-Committee
Number of Members
12 member organisations
The Council of Polish Organisations in the ACT Inc. was established in 1984 as the umbrella body representing Polish organisations in the Australian Capital Territory. Today these organisations fulfil the cultural, educational, social, business, religious and welfare needs of the community of approximately 4,500 people.
The Council of Polish Organisations in the ACT with its diverse membership co-ordinates a variety of community activities.
The Council is affiliated with the Polish Community Council in Australia – the peak Polish-Australian body. The Council enjoys also close working relationship with the Embassy of the Republic of Poland, Australian Federal and State agencies, universities and multicultural organisations in the ACT.
The Council's mission is to enrich the quality of life of the Polish-Australian community within the wider multicultural community of the ACT.
The following three key objectives can be derived from the Councils Constitution:
Past Presidents of the Council