- The Goan Overseas Association was established in 1971 to
- Promote the social, cultural, welfare, education, spiritual and sporting aspirations of the community
- Establish close links with mainstream organisations and with other associations both in Australia and overseas
- Develop a wider appreciation of Goan culture and of the Goan community in Western Australia.
- Our Mission is guided by the following Values:
- A respect for the diversity in the community and Australia
- A concern for others and a commitment to ethical behaviour and social justice
- A spirit of advancement of all members of the community in a modern social, economic and technological society.
- We fulfil our Mission by
- Promoting social, cultural, welfare, educational and sporting activities
- Recognising excellence amongst our community
- Contributing to mainstream events and other associations for the benefit of the wider community.