Welcome from Ambassador-Designate Hon. Richard Court AC
1st March 2017
Australian Ambassador-Designate Hon. Richard Court AC recently arrived in Japan. Listen to Ambassador-Designate Court talk about his personal connections to Japan and his hopes for even strong Australia-Japan ties.
Latest News and Events
Australia-Japan Foundation Board appointments
14 March 2017
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has announced the appointment of Mr Mark Connors and Mr Chris Saines to the Board of the Australia-Japan Foundation (AJF) and the extension of Mr Murray McLean AO as the AJF Chair.
Minerals Council of Australia Chair visits Tokyo to celebrate International Women’s Day
Dr Vanessa Guthrie, Chair of the Minerals Council of Australia, is visiting Japan as a keynote speaker at the Australian Embassy in Tokyo’s Women in Resources and Energy forum celebrating International Women’s Day 2017.
7 March 2017
Minister for Foreign Affairs media release - Expanding sanctions against North Korea
Proposing new and expanded autonomous sanctions in response to North Korea’s reckless and dangerous nuclear and ballistic missile programs.
28 February 2017
Prime Minister, Minister for Foreign Affairs – Joint media release – North Korean ballistic missile launch
Australia condemns North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch which is a clear breach of United Nations Security Council Resolutions and a further threat to regional and global peace and stability.
12 February 2017
Australia-Japan Foundation 2017 Grant Round
The Australia-Japan Foundation’s 2017 Grants Round and 2017 Publication Awards has opened on Monday 6 February and closes at 2.00pm Thursday 6 April 2017 (Australian Eastern Standard Time).
6 February 2017