Who we are

AESL is an umbrella organisation that unites around 20 Estonian organisations all over Australia. AESL is one of the organisations belonging to the Estonian World Organisation. AESL’s main activity is to support what is important to Estonians all over Australia – events, enterprises that are not city specific but carry value to all.

The aims of the Council are:
To co-ordinate activities of the Estonian community organisations in Australia in their pursuit of the preservation and advancement of Estonian culture and heritage; and to act as a centre for distribution of information and aid to the community organisations.

Community Contacts

Who are the community representatives around Australia.

Tasks Timeline

Our timetable of main tasks that we perform and their respective status.

AESL Reform Proposal

Important proposal that will be put to the vote sometime in 2020. Please arrange discussions within your organisation(s) and submit comments within the months of June and July 2020. Discussions close on 31.07.2020.

Executive Council

The AESL council for this term in Melbourne

  • Acting Chairman - Sirje Jõgi
  • Vice-Chairman - Eric Nigol
  • Secretary - Sirje Jõgi
  • Treasurer - Ingrid Provan
  • Minutes Secretary - Vacant
  • Member - Heili Brigitta Velbri
We are actively seeking new committee members, please Email: aesl (at)

Donation Drive

Flyers to distribute: Eesti Keel | English


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Aukiri Recipients

The current year and historical list of recipients of the annual honour award.