Consul-General Christopher Lim's Blog - "How to impress your Sichuan business partners with local trivia"
"If a Chinese guest at a business dinner mentioned that the Chiko roll was invented in Bendigo, or that the neenish tart wasn’t in fact created by Ruby Neenish, you’d likely do a double take". Click here to read more.
Ma La Koala Newsletter - Edition 47
In Ma La Koala’s 47th edition, Cochlear lays the foundation for a new manufacturing facility and hearing hub (pictured above), a Sydney Opera House lantern lights up Australia Day 2018 in Chengdu and Australian alumna Jo Wang shares her journey from headhunter to bakery owner. Click here for previous editions.
Australia-China Council Grants Now Open
The Australia-China Council grants program is now accepting applications for its 2018–2019 funding round. Applications are invited in four key areas: education, economic diplomacy, culture and Australian studies in China. Applications will close on Wednesday 28 March. Click here to learn more.
News and Media Releases
Australia-China Council 2018-19 grant round opens (05/02/2018)
Consul-General in Guangzhou (05/01/2018)
Strategic economic dialogue with China (15/09/2017)
Condolence on landslide in Maoxian County, Sichuan (26/06/2017)
Appointments for Passport and Notarial Services
Please make appointments for passport and notarial services using the Consulate’s online booking system. 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.
If you are unable to make an appointment within the advertised hours, you can either call 028 - 6268 5200 or send an email to email@example.com to schedule an appointment. Passport collections, passport enquiries, emergency passports or consular enquiries do not require appointments. Click here to make a booking.