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In Ma La Koala’s 38th Edition, Australia Week in China comes to Chengdu, the Australia - Southwest China Sister-City Photo Competition ends and alumni enjoy a quiet catch up on a Friday night. Click here for previous editions.
Australia Week in China Comes to Chengdu
Australia's biggest ever trade delegation toured China last week, led by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and including over one thousand business delegates at events across twelve cities. Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman (pictured above) and Queensland Premier Anna Palaszczuk led the AWIC delegation to Chengdu in a push to further strengthen Australia's agribusiness ties with southwest China. Learn more
15,000 Sister-City Snaps
With more than 15,000 entries over five weeks, the 2016 “Give It Your Best Shot” Australia - Southwest China Sister-City Photo Competition has come to an end.
Nine sister-city pairs in Australia and China teamed up to share a piece of home and learn what makes the connection between ‘sisters’ so special. Grand prize winners will be selected soon! Learn more
Appointments for passport and notarial services required from 1 January 2016
From 1 January 2016, the Australian Consulate General Chengdu will be taking appointments for passport and notarial services.
Appointments can be booked via http://acgcd.setmore.com/ .
Passport service appointments for Australian Citizens are available between 9:00 am and 12:00 noon, Monday to Friday.
Notarial service appointments are available between 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Tuesday and Friday only. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday are not available.
If you are unable to make an appointment within the advertised hours and have valid reasons, you can either call 028-62685200 or send an email to email@example.com to schedule another appointment.
Please refer to the About Us section in the booking website for instructions on making a booking.
Passport collections, passport enquiries, emergency passports or consular enquiries do not require appointments.
News and Media Releases
Australian Consulate-General, Shanghai - DFAT - Research, Visits and Public Diplomacy Manager- Closing date 17:00 pm 22 July 2016
The Consulate-General will be open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday except for public holidays.
Passport applications may be lodged between 9:00am to 12:00 pm, Monday to Friday except for statutory holidays. Notarial services will be available between 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Tuesday and Friday only. If you are unable to meet these working hours, an appointment is required. You can either call 028-62685200 or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public Holidays 2016
1 January (Friday), New Year’s Day
8 February (Monday), Chinese New Year
9 February (Tuesday), Chinese New Year
10 February (Wednesday), Chinese New Year
25 March (Friday), Good Friday
28 March (Monday), Easter Monday
2 May (Monday), Labour Day
9 June (Thursday), Dragon Boat Festival
3 October (Monday), National Day
4 October (Tuesday), Golden Week
5 October (Wednesday), Golden Week
26 December (Monday), Boxing Day
27 December (Tuesday), Christmas Day
28 December (Wednesday), Additional Holiday