Embassy of Australia
United States of America

About Australia

View The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's video snapshot of Australia and enjoy a stunning look at some of what Australia has to offer.

General information

Information about Australia`s trade, foreign relations, economy, environment, government, indigenous peoples, science, culture and more.

An overview of Australia

Download here:

Australia in Brief [PDF 6.56 MB]

Australia in Brief e-book on iBooks


Australia for kids

Sydney Poster [PDF 3.22MB]
This poster has interesting facts about Australia on the back.









Roo Postcard [PDF 623KB]










Fun Facts Passport [PDF 975KB]
This fun facts passport can be printed in colour. The inside of the passport has interesting information about Australia.

Australian studies in the USA

Australia's Trade and Investment

Indigenous Australia

For information on Australian Government programs and services for Indigenous people. The Indigenous Advancement Strategy is changing the way Australian Government funding is delivered to ensure it is more flexible and better designed to meet the aspirations and priorities of individual communities.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website may contain images of deceased people.

Australian Government information and services

Australia's Aid Program

Environment and Energy

Industry, Innovation and Science

Phone directories

Time Zones

Current times in Australia