Embassy, Consulate-General and Consulates, Australia

State Visit to Australia

31 October - 4 November

At the invitation of His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima have paid a state visit to Australia from Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November.

The King and Queen were accompanied by Foreign Affairs minister Bert Koenders. They visited Perth, Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane. Following their visit to Australia the King and Queen paid a state visit to New Zealand from 7 to 9 November. Foreign Trade minister Lilianne Ploumen and Economic Affairs minister Henk Kamp headed a parallel trade mission to the two countries.

For more information and photos, visit the website of the Royal House of the Netherlands.