About Dosti (Urdu)
Zahid Minhas Producer and founder of Dosti Multicultural Arts, established 2004.
Dosti Multicultural Arts has produced a television show on TVS Sydney, The Dosti Show has hosted many personalities, such as Imran Khan, Ross Cameron, Peter Holmes A ‘Court, Barbara Perry MP, Paul Lynch MP and Virginia Judge MP, just to name a few. Each show’s content included entertainment, education, community news and events, 80% of its content was locally produced. The Dosti Show was included in the Sydney Morning Herald as well as The Daily Telegraph in its regular TV guide section (You can view the show on Youtube)
Another proud and important product of Dosti Multicultural Art’s is our Radio Dosti on 88.5fm Radio 2RRR hosted by
Zahid Minhas every Saturday 3:00 – 4:00pm and previously every Sunday night 10:00pm hosts Dr Nighat Naseem and
Zahid Minhas 98.5fm Radio 2000, we have a very strong sub-continent based audience.
Zahid has received various awards, e.g.: Certificate of Merit for Excellence in Customer Service presented by The Willoughby Council, as well as Pakistan Association of Australia (Inc) NSW and Chaand Raat Festival organization for Community work and other Awards by various Community Organisations.
Dosti Multicultural Arts is also heavily involved in assisting with many charities, such as
The Fred Hollows Foundation
The Australian Sports Commission Human rights
Pakistan Association of Australia
Muslim Aid Australia
Human Appeal International
We also played a major part in the Pakistan Earthquake appeal and Tsunami Aid
Also in the last 5 years, Zahid has become heavily involved in promoting Sufi Music such as Tahir Hussain Qawwal and Ensemble, organizing Musical events in Sydney, Melbourne, Byron Bay, Brisbane and New Zealand, also just launched an new band
Sufi Rock Band Rabt and supports many local Artists, his dream moving forward is to host a Sufi Music Event each year in Sydney, his aim is to promote peace and harmony through spirituality and he has also been very active in promoting harmony throughout and between the Indian sub-continent Community also we are also involved as a Media Partner with Chand Raat Eid Festival, The RFAK Show and the Pakistani Cinema with their latest movie ‘Yalghar’.
Our Dosti shows and events have had a dynamic effect in the community and we constantly receive huge support and commendations, we have definitely become well known and respected in the Australian Multicultural Community.
For more information please visit dosti.net.au or contact email@example.com