Annual Information Statement 2017
Vedanta Centre Of Sydney
Section A: Charity Information
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Culture and arts
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
Regular classes were conducted in Yoga, Meditation and Scriptural Studies. Children's classeswere held for moral and spiritual development. Spiritual Retreats were conducted which gaveparticipants a chance to come out of their busy life and reflect and transform more deeper andspiritual aspects of their personality. Annual functions in our centres in different states promotedcultural activities with a focus on development of the personality and the spirit. PersonalCounselling, as and when required helped relevant persons. We also held an International YogaConference in the financial year 2016-17.Through these activities and through man-making, character building education, we reinforce ouraims of spreading the idea of the potential divinity of every being and how to manifest it throughevery action and thought, spreading peace through the society and alleviate human suffering,treating all our actions as worship of God, and service to man as service to God.
General community in Australia
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period:
- Australian Capital Territory
- New South Wales
- South Australia
- Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?
Section C: Human Resources
- Full time employees: 0
- Part time employees: 0
- Casual employees: 0
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
- Estimated number of volunteers: 80
Section D: Finance
Charity's 2017 reporting period:
1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Type of financial statement:
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Comprehensive Income Statement summary
Donations and bequests:
Revenue from providing goods or services:
Revenue from government including grants:
Revenue from investments:
All other revenue:
Other income (for example, gains):
Total gross income:
Grants and donations made for use in Australia:
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia:
All other expenses:
Other comprehensive income:
Total comprehensive income:
Balance Sheet extract
Total current assets:
Non-current loans receivable:
Other non-current assets:
Total non-current assets:
Total current liabilities:
Non-current loans payable:
Other non-current liabilities:
Total non-current liabilities:
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted:
New South Wales
Section E: Annual report
Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?