Embajada de la República Argentina en Australia

The Embassy



Latin American Film Festival in Canberra

We are very pleased to invite you to the screenings of the Argentine film “Asleep in the Sun” on Wednesday 24 August, at 2:30pm and at 6:30pm at the National Gallery of Australia. The movie is part of the XII Latin American Film Festival organized by the Latin American Embassies in Australia. It is a free event and all films are subtitled in English.

For further information about the festival and to check the full...

"Tango in the Spring" Festival in Canberra

The amazing volunteers from Tango Social Club of Canberra will be running the biannual “Tango in the Spring” Festival from Friday 30 September to Monday 3 October and as they put it “it’s all about social tango dancing”. The registrations are now open. For bookings and all additional details please visit http://tangointhespring.org.au

The Embassy is very pleased to collaborate and to sponsor this event...

Latin American Flavours Festival - Hyatt Hotel Canberra

We are pleased to inform you about the upcoming Latin American Flavours Festival that the Latin American Embassies are organizing in collaboration with the Hyatt Hotel in Canberra. It will be held from 5 September to 17 September offering themed nights throughout the festival with delicious dinner-buffets featuring cuisines of our countries. The cost is $75 per person (dinner-buffet, drinks not included). Bookings are essential, please call (02) 6269 8810 to make your reservation.



The Governor General of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove, visited Argentina between the 8 and the 10 of August, 2016.

President Mauricio Macri had a private meeting with the Governor General; he hosted a lunch in his honour, and he distinguished the ilustrious guest with the Order of Libertador General San Martin in the grade of necklace.

Foreign Minister Ms. Susana Malcorra also received Sir Cosgrove and, after laiding a wreath at the monument to General San Martin, they...

Bicentenary of Independence in Melbourne

On July 9, 2016, day of the Bicentenary of our independence, the Argentine comunity of the city of Melbourne hosted a raising of the national flag at the Federation Square.


Bicentenary: Article for the Australian Institute of International Affairs.

On the occasion of the Bicentenary of Argentina's Independence, the Embassy published an article in the newsletter of the Australian Institute of International Affairs.

The complete version of the article can be read in the following link:


III Biennial of Contemporary Art in Buenos Aires, Argentina

The Embassy is pleased to inform about the upcoming Third Biennial of Contemporary Art that will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 5 to 10 October, at the Centro Cultural Borges. This important exhibition will feature the Great International Masters Hall and the call has gone out for the local and international artists. For further details on how to apply and conditions of entry please visit www.bienaldearte.com....

Institutional Video on the Bicentenary of our Independence.

Dear Reader,

In the following link you will find the institutional video on the Bicentenary of our Independence:


"200 Years of Tango" Concert in Canberra

The Embassy is very pleased to invite you to the concert “200 Years of Tango” that will be performed by TangoMundo ensemble in celebration of the Bicentenary of Argentina’s Independence. It is a free event, that will be followed by Argentine wine and canapés.

When: Thursday 7 July. 6:30pm

Where: Larry Sitsky Recital Room (ANU School of Music)

We hope to see you there!

Trip to Tasmania, organized by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

From the 28 till the 30 of April, 2016, H.E. the Ambassador of Argentina to Australia, Hugo J. Gobbi, took part in a trip to Tasmania, hosted by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hon. Julie Bishop.

The event gathered 83 Ambassadors and High Commissioners. Towards the promotion of economic and trade relations with Tasmania, the potential and the capabilities of this Australian State, its entrepreneurship and its institutions, to attract...




"Argentina Business and Investment Forum...

May 25, 2016: Ceremony in Canberra

On May 25, 2016, the Embassy hosted the National Flag-Raising and the National Anthem ceremony...

Argentina's international tender for generation of 1000Mw in Renewable Energies

On May 18, 2016, in an event headed by the President of Argentina, Mr. Mauricio Macri, the...

Two Concerts commemorating the Bicentenary of Argentina’s Independence
Photos courtesy of Peter Hislop

During 2016 we are celebrating the Bicentenary of Argentina’s Independence. To commemorate...

Spanish and Latin American Studies Award at Macquarie University

On April 28, 2016, Macquarie University (Sydney) hosted the Spanish and Latin American Studies...

Argentine Matías Ola joins Asia and Oceania by swimming

The Argentine swimmer Matías Ola joined Asia and Oceania by swimming from Mabo, Indonesia...


Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular



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