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.

Our Embassy in DC is moving in November

28 March 2019

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Embassy of Australia on Scott Circle in Washington, DC, it is also the last year we will spend in this building as it stands today.

Visiting Washington, DC?

12 December 2018

The Embassy of Australia is unable to arrange tours of the White House for the Australian public. Washington, D.C. is one of the most memorable places to visit in the United States, with many of the attractions located in central Washington around the National Mall.

“Because of Her, We Can” – Celebrating NAIDOC 2018

22 November 2018

The Embassy was thrilled to host dancer, choreographer and speaker Amrita Hepi in celebration of this year’s NAIDOC theme “Because of Her, We Can”. Amrita spent 2 weeks in the USA visiting artists, institutions, funding bodies and policy makers.

The 2nd Annual Mateship Charity Golf Tournament

14 September 2018

The Embassy of Australia in partnership with the American Australian Association hosted the 2nd Annual Mateship Charity Golf Tournament to honour and remember our military heroes and celebrate the mateship between our two countries.

Vale Senator John McCain

26 August 2018

Australia lost a close friend with Senator John McCain’s passing. A former Presidential candidate and six-term Senator, a decorated war hero, a fighter pilot and champion of free trade, the military and veterans, the Senator was a titan.

Embassy Travel Services - Registration of Interest

15 August 2018

The Embassy of Australia is seeking Registrations of Interest from Travel Management Companies that have the capability to expand services to Australia’s wider diplomatic missions throughout North and South America.

Australian & US Service Members Mark 100 Years of Mateship

30 June 2018

Australia and the US celebrated 100 Years of “Mateship” Wednesday 27 June with a service at the National Cathedral, followed by a special Twilight Tattoo at Fort Myer.