Australian Embassy




News and Speeches 

China to experience the diversity and dynamism of Australian performance

(8 October 2018) Australia’s national performing arts companies will tour across China this October and November, alongside the best of Australian independent theatre and theatre for young people. 

Prime Minister of Australia The Hon Scott Morrison MP speech at Chinese-Australian Community Event

(4 October 2018) After becoming Prime Minister, I said my Government would keep Australians together. I don’t want to see Australians set against each other. I want to bring them together and that boils down to the values and beliefs we hold as a community.

Australian Ambassador Jan Adams' Speech to the Opening Ceremony of the 18th CISA Steel and Raw Materials Conference

(20 September 2018) For Australia, this conference is a key date in our annual calendar. CEOs and senior executives from many leading Australian firms are here today, as well as representatives from Australia’s central and state governments.

Australian innovation and technology on display at Beijing Design Week 2018
(19 September 2018) The best of Australian 3D immersive design will light up Beijing Design Week as Australia’s leading innovators bring outstanding Australian design to the Chinese capital.

Media Release from the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment: Australian blockchain leaders head to China
(8 September 2018) Leading Australian blockchain companies and investors will travel to China as part of an Australian Government-led mission to deepen collaboration and explore growth opportunities within one of the world’s fastest growing technology sectors.

Prime Minister of Australia The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP speech at the University of New South Wales
(7 August 2018) Thank you very much Vice-Chancellor, thank you for your warm welcome. Thank you for your acknowledgement of country.

New BHP Chair of Australian Studies at Peking University
(8 August 2018) I welcome the appointment of Professor Pookong Kee as the next BHP Chair of Australian Studies at Peking University. Today, the Foundation for Australian Studies in China (FASIC) announced Professor Kee’s appointment, which will commence in Beijing in early 2019.

New website for Chinese business events in Australia
(24 July 2018) A new look website aims to attract more Chinese business events and visitors to Australia, boosting traveller numbers from our largest inbound visitor market.

Australian Ambassador Jan Adams' Speech to the APEC China CEO Forum 2018
(6 July 2018) Australia will continue its global leadership role in driving trade and investment liberalisation and will continue as a steadfast partner in promoting APEC’s future success.





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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.

Public Holidays 2018