The purposes of the association are:
- to organize and conduct community entertainment and encourage participation in community events.
- to Liaise with Swan Hill Rural City Council on relevant district issues.
- To manage the leasing of the Ultima RTC Café, including maintenance of the buildings and property.
- To act as manager of the Ultima District Community Plan and support small community led projects that improve the liveability and maintains the cultural values of Ultima
- To act as a Financial Facilitator for any funding received to support community projects.