Bullying Fact Sheet 12 – Cultural Diversity

Diversity not only includes ethnic differences, but also gender, physical or intellectual disability, sexuality, personal style, fashion, specific industry or workplace culture.

We are a multicultural nation where 23% of the population was born overseas and a further 27% of the population has at least 1 parent born overseas.

Our culture is the sum total of the way we live. Culture is sometimes compared to an iceberg – because we only see the ‘tip of the iceberg’.