COVID19: Stay Informed

6 August 2020

Important information for travellers and Embassy visitors.


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

Ambassador Statement
3 June 2020

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.

Our Embassy has moved!

19 November 2019

On Monday, November 18th, the Australian flag was raised at our temporary location, at the historic National Geographic building on the corner of M and 17th streets in Northwest Washington, DC.

Australian Federal Election - Voting from the USA

12 April 2019

In-person early voting will be offered at our Embassy and some of our Consulates, provided ballot papers have been received.