Australian Embassy


Upcoming Events

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Events Held by the Embassy in 2019 

Festival of Women in Film Making screening and workshop: 1 - 2 November

Shelly Lauman talks about her inspirations

The Festival of Women in Film Making was a wonderful night celebrating Australian and Vietnamese women directors at the Embassy. Species extinction, adventure, youth-elderly relationships and MeToo were just some of the themes explored. The night closed with a Q&A with award-winning Australian short film maker, Shelly Lauman, which elicited lively conversation. The day before, Shelly ran a workshop on making short films at the Hanoi Academy of Theatre and Cinema.

The events were part of the Embassy’s Gender Month and Australia now ASEAN 2019 activities, with support from Flickerfest and Screen Australia.

Inspiring, celebrating and connecting young entrepreneurs and leaders: 21 - 25 October

Elise Stephenson at Results with Reach workshop at UNFPAStudents inspired by a talk from Elise and Felicity

The Australian Embassy, together with Australia now and the Social Good Outpost [@socialgoodoutpost], was pleased to welcome Felicity Furey and Elise Stephenson to Vietnam as part of the Youth Entrepreneurs & Leaders Speaker Series and the Embassy’s Gender Month.

During their visit, Felicity and Elise meet with local students, NGOs, Embassy community partners, volunteers and young alumni. They shared their perspectives on overcoming barriers to become powerful advocates, influential communicators and inspiring leaders, with a focus on gender, sexuality and inclusion. Read more about Elise and Felicity here.

Visit by Australian MasterChef Adam Liaw: 1 - 3 June 



Taste of Australia Wine Workshop: 23 May


Taste of Australia Culinary Competition Hanoi Heat: 21 May



Twilight Cinema at the Embassy: 19 May 


Taste of Australia Gala in Hanoi: 9 May 


Cao Lanh Bridge photo competition