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11 September 2014

Australian creativity and innovation comes to Bangkok

The Australian Embassy, Bangkok is pleased to support a series of events in Bangkok highlighting Australian innovation, science and design. Meet with designers from popular Australian bag company ‘Crumpler’ at the inaugural Thailand Innovation and Design Expo 2014 (More)

10 September 2014

Australia – Thailand Young University Researchers’ Exchange Program set to commence

Australian Ambassador to Thailand, Mr James Wise, recently hosted a reception to congratulateThai researchers participating in the inaugural Australia - Thailand Young University Researchers’ Exchange Program - a new initiative from the Department of Education at the Australian Embassy, Bangkok. (More)



4 September 2014

Australia – Thailand Institute invites Australian and Thai artists to apply for the Artist-in-Residency program 2014/15

The Australia-Thailand Institute (ATI) is pleased to invite applications from Australian and Thai artists for the ATI Artist-in-Residency Program 2014/15. Applications are open from 1 September – 30 September. (More)



24 August 2014

Media release The Hon Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs: Ambassador to Thailand

Today I announce the appointment of Mr Paul Robilliard as Australia’s next Ambassador to Thailand. Mr Robilliard is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and is currently First Assistant Secretary, South and West Asia Division. (More)




18 August 2014

Royal Thai Air Force joins PITCH BLACK 2014 in Australia

Australia has welcomed the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF)’s JAS-39 Gripen aircraft, the RTAF’s Wing 7, to Exercise PITCH BLACK 2014, which is taking place in the Northern Territory from 1-22 August 2014. Wing 7 made its overseas debut at the event and has been joined by RTAF tactical transport aircraft. (More)




13 August 2014

Australia shares investigation system software with Thai Customs
The Australian Ambassador to Thailand Mr James Wise recently hosted a ceremony at his residence in Bangkok to recognise the provision of the Case Management Investigation System (CMIS) licences and five computers from the Australian Customs and Border Protection to the Thai Customs Department, represented by Mr Paisal Chuenjit, Deputy Director General and Mr Vichak Apiraknanthachai, Director of Investigation and Suppression Bureau. (More)



 29 July 2014

Artist Talk and glass jewelry demonstration featuring the practice of Jess Dare

Jess Dare, contemporary jeweller and glass artist from Australia, will speak at Atelier Rudee International Academy of Contemporary Jewellery on Sunday August 3rd from 1 to 4 pm. She will talk about her background, practice, inspiration and techniques. Following her talk there will be a demonstration on how she creates her beautiful work in glass. The talk will be conducted in English and admission is free. (More)


23 July 2014

Condolence Book: Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17

A Condolence Book has been opened in response to the tragic loss of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 to honour those who have lost their lives and to support those who have been bereaved.

The Condolence Book is available at the Ground Floor entrance to the Australian Embassy in Bangkok (37 South Sathorn Road) for members of the public to sign from Wednesday 23 July to Tuesday 29 July 2014 between 1000 – 1600 (Monday to Friday).

Alternatively messages of condolence can be submitted online via the Australian Prime Minister’s Website (

 2 July 2014

A public forum on ASEAN-Australia Relations in Asia’s Transformation to mark the 40th anniversary of ASEAN-Australia relations

As part of the 40th anniversary of ASEAN - Australia relations commemoration this year, the Australian Embassy, Bangkok, and the Institute of Security and International Studies (ISIS) at Chulalongkorn University will organise a public forum titled “ASEAN-Australia Relations in Asia’s Transformation” on Thursday 17 July 2014, from 08.30 - 11.30 am at the Chumbhot-Pantip Conference Room, 4th Floor Prajadhipok-Rambhaibarni Building, Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University. (More)

1 July 2014


Thai and Australian dancers to present an inspiring performance “Quantum Leap across Thailand 2014”

The Australian Embassy, Bangkok is pleased to support the Bangkok Dance Academy’s contemporary dance performance, the 2nd Quantum Leap Across Thailand, a one-hour original performance by 21 Australian and Thai dancers. The performance will be held on Saturday 5 July, at the Sodsai Pantoomkomol Centre for Dramatic Arts Theatre, Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Building, Faculty of Arts Chulalongkorn University at 1.30 pm and 3.30 pm. (More)





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