Australian Embassy


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Events Held by the Embassy in 2018-19 


Australia Day 2019


‘Red Carding’ Violence Against Women and Girls


Torres Strait Masks Exhibition

Evolution: Torres Strait Masks exhibition was held from 18 May through to 18 July 2018 at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology (Hanoi). The exhibition featured not only beautifully decorated masks but also the legends Torres Strait Islanders pass on to their next generations through these masks. Read more here


Taste of Australia 2018 Gala 

Australia and Vietnam’s relationship is getting stronger every day. At the Taste of Australia 2018 Gala in Hanoi on 4th April, we celebrated the 45th anniversary of our friendship in style through a rich array of Aussie cuisine and culture. Hosted by Taste of Australia Ambassador Luke Nguyen and featuring music by classical pianist Van-Anh Nguyen, both talented Australian-Vietnamese individuals, the Gala recognised our shared past, present and future. Read more here


Australia and Vietnam launch 45th anniversary year

On 17 January 2018, Australia and Vietnam marked the beginning of the 45th anniversary year of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

“Vietnam is one of Australia’s most important partners in the Indo-Pacific.  Over the past 45 years our two countries have built a strong partnership which now encompasses political exchange, economic development, security cooperation and innovation collaboration,” said Australian Ambassador Mr Craig Chittick.  Read more here


Australia Day 2017


40th anniversary program events and information