Established in 1956 as the Cyprus Turkish Association, the North Cyprus Turkish Community Centre of Victoria is the oldest Turkish association in Victoria.
The association operates from a 350 seater venue at 547 Ballarat Road, Sunshine and consists of four entities - a trustee committee, an operational committee, an elderly citizens group and a youth club.
Activities at the community centre
Every Monday between 11am - 2pm is an 'elderly citizens day' with activities, tea/coffee facilities and a monthly free lunch.
Celebrations are also held that coincide with the Turkish Cypriot national and Islamic religous days several times a year. Celebrations held at the association include -
- 20 July Peace & Freedom Celebrations - 15 November Republic Day - Eid Celebrations (Ramazan & Kurban)