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...
Nomination of Foreign Minister Malcorra to the position of Secretary-General of the United Nations
On May 20, 2016, President Mauricio Macri presented the nomination of Susana Malcorra to the position of UN Secretary General, highlighting that her diplomatic experience will allow her to bring “creative solutions” to the challenges that the organization faces.
The nomination was formalized in a letter sent by President Macri to the President of the UN General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft, and the President of the UN Security Council, Amr Abdellatif Aboulatta.
Visit to the Reactor built by INVAP - 10th. Anniversary Celebration.
On Friday, the 23 of April, 2016, H.E. the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to Australia, Mr. Hugo J. Gobbi, accompanied by officials of that Embassy, visited the research nuclear reactor OPAL located in Lucas Heights, near Sydney.
The next 12 of August, 2016, will be the 10th. Anniversary of the installation and start-up of the reactor.
During the visit, Dr. Adi Patterson, CEO of the Australian Nuclear Science and...
“We are now ready. The best is to come”
Buenos Aires, 20 April 2016
Message from President Macri, at the enlarged cabinet meeting this morning
“We are now ready. The best is to come”
President Mauricio Macri today declared that Argentina “is now ready” to start the process of sustained growth that will allow the country to progress with its zero poverty objectives, and called for all government departments to work together.
“We are ready. The best is to come. We...
The Future of Argentina: Interview to Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra
In an interview with Shannon K. O'Neil for the Council on Foreign Relations, Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra discuss outlines foreign policy priorities of President Mauricio Macri's government, identifying the elimination of poverty as the country's top goal. Malcorra further assesses the Argentine government's ongoing attempts at regularizing the relationship with the United States, especially with the financial institutions, as well as the challenges to democratic...
Gauchito Gil's Malbec World Day
On the 17th. (Melbourne) and the 23rd. (Sydney) of April, we celebrated Gauchito Gil's Malbec World Day. The two events, aimed at promoting Argentine's Malbec in Australia, were held with the support of Sommeliers of Australia and are good indication of the increasing interest that our wines inspire in this country.
This 2016 edition gathered wine importers, oenologists, restaurateurs, media and public in general. Along with the Malbecs, there were "empanadas"...
H.E. Ambassador Hugo J. Gobbi presented his letters of credence
On the 24th. of February, 2016, H.E. Ambassador Hugo Gobbi presented his Letters of Credence to the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove. The ceremony took place at the Government House in Canberra.
"My Country Argentina"
The online publication “Time to Wander” has published an article on Argentina, which can be accessed through this link: http://www.timetowander.com.au/my-country-argentina/. We recommend it to those who intend to travel to our country as well as to people who just have a general interest in this part of the world and want to broaden their horizons.
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR AUSTRALIAN TOURISTS; Reciprocity fee payment
To enter Argentine territory, Australian citizens must pay a reciprocity fee (USD100) BEFORE TRAVELLILNG TO THE COUNTRY. The reciprocity fee can only be paid through the Argentine Immigration Department website (www.migraciones.gov.ar).
For further information please visit the Consulate General website (www.cisdn.mrecic.gov.ar)
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...
Resources Business Mission to Argentina- June 2016
Resources Business Mission to Argentina - June 2016
Join this high-level delegation that...
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...