Australian Embassy

Past Events

2017 Culture events




Australian Writers Week in China  

10-18 May 

Presented by the Australian Embassy in Beijing, Consulates-General in Chengdu, Guangzhou and Shanghai, and supported by the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund.

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AFL Premiership Season game - Port Adelaide v Gold Coast

14 May

Jiangwan Stadium, Shanghai




Dialogues with the Dreaming: the art of Zhou Xiaoping in Australia

Today Art Museum, Beijing, 1-17 April 

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ANZAC Day Dawn Service

 24  April, 5:15am

Venue:  New Zealand Embassy, 3 Sanlitun Dongsanjie, Beijing

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International Women’s Day with Professor Emma Johnston, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) at the University of New South Wales and head of the Applied Marine and Estuarine Ecology Lab (AMEE)

5-13 March 2017

Presented by the Australian Embassy in Beijing and Consulates-General in Guangzhou, Shanghai, Chengdu and Hong Kong. 

Chinese Contemporary Art – A Fresh Look

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm,  9 March 2017

Australian author Madeleine O'Dea at the Shanghai International Literary Festival

10-22 March




Launch of China-Australia Year of Tourism 2017 in Australia

5 February 2017


2016 Culture events

Savour Australia, 17 November 2016

Award-winning Australian journalists to share their craft in China, 24 October 2016

Pioneer of Australian literature in translation, Professor Li Yao to be honoured in Beijing, 11 October 2016  

Australia @ Beijing Design Week, 22 September - 7 October

Australian Writers' Week, 6-21 March


2015 Culture events

Australian Writers' Week, March 14-27


2014 Culture events

Elliot the Bull, China, May, 2014

Grigoryan Brothers Beijing Touring, April 2014


2013 Culture events

A Decade in China – The Ebb and Flow of Change and Exchange, September 22, 2013

Songs from the labyrinth at 798, August 9-10, 2013

ART SEASONS Beijing || BLACK LACQUER PANEL, BLACK LACQUER PIANO by Tony Trembath, June 8 - July 14, 2013

International Festival Chorus - The Dream of Gerontius, May 18, 2013

Duo Merindah and Anthony Garcia, May 17 - June 2, 2013

Chinese Gods - An Exhibition by Daivd Jay Reed, May 19 - June 1, 2013

Tu Di Shen Ti - Museum Exhibition
Australian Writers' Week, March 16 - March 23

The Australian Duo of Classic Guitar, March 22- March 31

Asia-Pacific Chamber Music Competition, January-March, 2013
- Competition Poster
- Competition Overview

Application from Australia Council- Creative Partnerships with Asia, January, 2013


2012 Culture events

Beijing Post hosts gala dinner to celebrate law enforcement cooperation, November, 2012


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