To provide leadership in the intellectual life of the community through presentation and discussion of ideas and issues vital to both countries.
To provide a focal point for the social and business life that begins in an Australian American context but extends far beyond.
To commemorate and acknowledge the historic cooperation between the two nations in all forms, both in peace time and in war.
To celebrate occasions and events that are uniquely American, Australian or both; fostering friendships and strengthening bonds at a grass-roots level between local Victorians, newly-locals, expats and visitors alike.
To support US nationals in the local community with relevant information and assistance