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Scandinavian Australian Association

of the Australian Capital Territory


The Scandinavian Australian Association is an active community organisation promoting and preserving Scandinavian cultural and social interests. We are open to anyone with an interest in the Scandinavian countries, their people, languages, art and customs.


Read more about our recent and upcoming events in the May 2014 issue of NORDIC SNIPPETS, which can be downloaded under 'Newsletter'.

The 2014 Membership form can now be downloaded from our website, see Contact us.

Photos from our recent events can be found on our facebook site:

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Coming SAA Events

Scandinavian Day at
Skate in the City in Garema Place on 29 June 2014

More information to follow on email and facebook

Scandinavian Film Festival at Palace Electric Cinema Canberra from 8 to 20 July 2014

Palace Cinema presents the Scandinavian Film Festival 2014 screening a number of new films from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland. Information about the festival can be found on

The NFSA in Canberra is screening films by Ingmar Bergman and Liv Ullmann - June to August 2014

Information on the film screenings at the National Film and Sound Archive can be found on the website of the Embassy of Sweden

SAA floorball Mondays


The Scandinavian Australian Association has started a Floorball team (Innebandy/ Salibandy) - the Vikings!

For more info, visit . Please do not hesitate to contact Johan Arnberg if you have any questions, +61 (0) 403 212 850 or email

Young Professionals SAA

Please contact Johan Arnberg for more information, and visit the website of the SAA Young Professionals (see link below). Check out their Facebook-site!

link symbolSAA Young Professionals website

link symbolFind out about other major events

For newcomers to Canberra or for those interested in the Scandinavian traditions and values, become a Member and receive our newsletter the Nordic Snippets.

All members are welcome to come to our Committee Meetings at the Hellenic Club, every third Tuesday in the month at 5.30 pm.

link symbolContact us to become a Member

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