Nepal Australia Friendship Association Queensland Inc is registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission (ACNC). 

NAFA also has been endorsed by the Australian Government as a deductible gift recipient, meaning donations by Australian residents to NAFA are fully tax-deductible.

ABN 81750381818.

Postal address:
Nepal Australia Friendship Assoc Qld Inc
PO Box 728


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NAFA Committee members 2018

Position Name
President Rod Setterlund
Vice President  (vacant)
Vice President Nepali Community  Nirmala Pandeya
Treasurer Gabriel Romaguera
Assistant Treasurer  (vacant)
Secretary Russ Waller
Assistant Secretary  (vacant)
Nepal Projects Manager Rod Setterlund
Nepal Projects Manager (vacant)
Education and Sponsorship Officer Joanne Bicknell
Membership Officer (vacant)
Research and Evaluation Officer Deb Setterlund
Events Coordinator  Peter Brockett
Web Co-ordinator  (vacant)
Marketing and Media Officer  (vacant)
Committee Members Betty Harris, Wendy Eastwell,  Mana Ranjit,  Mohan Sharma, Rick Parkes, Stewart Jones, Paul Halman, Annette Blackwell
Project Coordinator (Nepal) Bijaya Rajbhandari
Project Champion (Nepal) Binu Rajbhandari
Project Champion  David Brown
NAQ Liaison Officer Mac Bista
Directors for the Overseas Aid Fund Dipak Paudyal, Ujjwal Gautam, Dr Deb Mills

Links & Resources

Visit our local Nepalese Association Queensland (NAQ) web site. Keep up to date with latest news and social events –

Learn more about NAFA’s Nepali partner – Joy Foundation Nepal

Visit the VSN school Thimi – Vinayak Shiksha Niketan English Secondary School

Visit Butterfly Foundation

Visit Himalayan Health & Hearing

Visit Nepal Association of the Hard of Hearing (NAHOH) is an organization working for the welfare of the hard of hearing.

Visit the Australian Government’s Foreign Aid organisation – AusAid

Visit the Kathmandu-based Nepal News for current affairs

Check the latest Nepalese Calender

Qld Nepalese Consulate General

The Himalayan Times

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