Australian Embassy

Welcome to the Australian Embassy, Beijing, China



Pioneer of Australian literature in translation, Professor Li Yao to be honoured in Beijing  


Australia’s Ambassador to China HE Ms Jan Adams AO PSM today congratulates academic and translator Professor Li Yao on his significant contribution to the Chinese translation of Australian literature.

Ms Adams says, “Li Yao has made a remarkable contribution to the translation of Australian literature into Chinese. His work has brought some of Australia’s best loved authors into classrooms, libraries and homes across China.”



                                                                             11 October 2016





News and Speeches 

(NEW, 27 September 2016) Her Excellency Ms Jan Adams AO PSM, Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China - Speech to the 16th China International Steel & Raw Materials Conference

(NEW, 21 September 2016) Her Excellency Ms Jan Adams AO PSM, Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China - Speech to China-Australia Resources Investment Forum

(NEW, 07 September 2016) Innovative Australian design to showcase at Beijing Design Week 2016

(NEW, 15 August 2016) ACT Legislative Assembly election 2016

(8 April 2016) Prime Minister to visit China

(8 April 2016) Australia Week in China 2016 explores new frontiers in education and tourism

(4 April 2016) Australia Week - Australia's largest ever trade mission

(21 March 2016) Promoting Australia’s economic links with China

(14 February 2016) Foreign Minister's visit to Japan and China

(1 January 2016) Free trade agreements give Australian exporters reason to celebrate



Job Vacancy

VACANCY: Research & Program Officer (Industry, Innovation & Science) (LE4)

Vacancy - Senior Social Media/Communications Manager (LE6)

Vacancy – Legal Officer (LE6)


 Embassy Opening Hours

The Embassy will be open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday except for public holidays.

Australians requiring advice or assistance from the consular section may call during business hours from 8:30 to 5:00 Monday to Friday.

Please note: Passport Applications: Monday-Friday 9:00 – 12:00 and Notarial Services: Monday-Friday 14:00 – 15:30 by making appointment.

2016 Public Holidays



Dark 'noodles' may lurk in the Milky Way   



Find Us


Sina Weibo (Chinese language only)



Renmin Weibo (Chinese language only)  



It's a must see destination

It\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s a must see destination