COVID19: Stay Informed

16 January 2021

Important information for travellers and Embassy visitors.

Australia signs NASA’s Artemis Accords

15 October 2020

Australia is among the first partner countries to join NASA on international cooperation with the signing of the Artemis Accords.

Embassy of Australia Construction Update

22 August 2020
Rendered image of Embassy of Australia

Clark Construction is constructing a new, state-of-the-art chancery for the Australian Embassy, replacing the existing building at its current site on Massachusetts Avenue in downtown Washington, DC.


29 July 2020

Secretary of State Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Esper met with Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne and Defence Minister Linda Reynolds on July 27 and 28 in Washington, DC.


25 June 2020

This year marks the 15th Anniversary of the Australia United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA)

Statement from Australia’s Ambassador to the United States

3 June 2020
Ambassador Statement

Statement from Australia’s Ambassador Arthur Sinodinos on the treatment of an Australian Channel 7 news crew by police during the protest at the White House on 1 June.

Down Under Escape

10 April 2020

A digital care package for Aussies in the USA

Join us online this ANZAC Day

24 March 2020

To mark this special occasion in 2020, the Australian and New Zealand Embassies will be livestreaming an ANZAC Day Dawn Service.

Passport Applications during COVID-19

19 March 2020

If you need to apply for a passport during this time, there are now two methods of lodgment: in person and via mail.

How can I help bushfire victims from the USA?

29 February 2020

How you can help support Australia from the United States.

First major Australian exhibition at The Smithsonian NMNH

7 January 2020

With 2020 marking the 250th anniversary of Captain Cook’s arrival on the east coast of Australia, The Embassy of Australia is proud to support Beauty Rich and Rare at The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.