Embassy, Consulate-General and Consulates Australia

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Dirk Hartog 2016

400th Anniversary

2016 marks the 400th anniversary of the first Dutch contact with Western Australia. During this special year, many commemorations, celebrations and community activities will take place across Australia.


Economic Mission

31 October – 9 November 2016

Want to do business in Australia and New Zealand? Join the economic mission to Australia with Lilianne Ploumen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, on the 31st of October to the 4th of November 2016, and with Henk Kamp, Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs, to New Zealand on the 7th to the 9th of November.


The Netherlands Embassy

120 Empire Circuit
Yarralumla ACT 2600

+61 2 62 20 94 00

24 hours, 7 days in a week

Consulate-General Sydney

Level 23, Westfield Tower 2,
101 Grafton Street
corner of Grosvenor Street
Bondi Junction NSW 2022

+61 2 93 87 66 44

24 hours, 7 days in a week

10 October 2016 The Consulate-General in Sydney will be closed on Monday 24 October 2016. In light of the state visit of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima to Australia, the Consulate-General in Sydney will be closed 2 November in the afternoon and 3 November the entire day.

28 September 2016 This morning the families of the victims of the MH17 disaster were briefed by the Joint Investigation Team on the initial findings of the criminal investigation into the downing of flight MH17. These findings concern the weapon used to down flight MH17, the location from which it was fired and the Buk missile system’s route of transport.