Embajada de la República Argentina en Australia

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IMARC 2016

IMARC ("International Mining and Resources Conference"), was held in Melbourne from November 7 to 11, 2016. An Argentine Delegation, headed by the Undersecretary of Mining Development, Mr. Mario Capello, attended the event and had meetings with mining companies and potential australian investors in Argentina.



Farewell to John Minns, Director of ANCLAS (Australian National Centre for Latin American Studies)

On October 20, 2016, the Embassy of Argentina hosted a farewell to John Minns PhD, Director of ANCLAS (Australian National Centre for Latin American Studies). 

Meeting between President Mauricio Macri and Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull

The President Mauricio Macri analysed with the Prime Minister of Australia, Malcolm Turnbull, the possibility to promote an economic forum of business between Argentina and Australia during a bilateral meeting that was held in Hangzhou, China, in the framework of the G20 summit.

Both leaders advocated for the growth of the commercial interchange between both countries, and specifically boarded the alternatives that offer areas such as agribusiness and tourism, between other themes....

X Anniversary of OPAL reactor

The nuclear research reactor OPAL, built according to the design and and the advice of the Argentine company INVAP S.E., celebrated its tenth anniversary on Monday August 8, 2016.

The event took place at the reactor's location, in Lucas Heights, near Sydney.

The following personalities took part in the celebration: Craig Laundy, Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science; Yukiya Amano, Director General of the OIEA; Adrian Patterson, CEO of the Australian...

"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....


Minister Barañao in the centre, between Hon. Telmo Languiller MP, Speaker of Victoria's Legislative Assembly and Sen. Philip Dalidakis,Minister on Innovation of Victoria

Between November 5 to 10, 2016, Minister of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation, Mr...

PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Presentation of Credentials

On October 25, 2016, H.E. Ambassador Hugo Javer Gobbi, presented his Letters of Credence to...

Opening session of Parliament

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull with the Latin American Chiefs of Mission on the occasion of the...

Visit to the Australian National University

A delegation of Latin-American Chiefs of Mission visited the Australian National University and...



"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

Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular



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