COVID19: Stay Informed

15 November 2021
Stay Informed COVID-19

Important information for travellers and Embassy visitors.

Embassy of Australia Construction Update

1 July 2021
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.

National Reconciliation Week

28 May 2021
National Reconciliation Week Banner

Each year Australia marks National Reconciliation Week, where we celebrate Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and promote reconciliation.


11 April 2021

Following the death of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet is collating messages of condolence to be sent to Buckingham Palace.

Join us online this ANZAC Day

31 March 2021

To mark this special occasion in 2021, the Australian and New Zealand Embassies will be live-streaming an ANZAC Day Dawn Service.

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.


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