High level visits

Outgoing:

March 2017: Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop, visited Singapore

October 2016: The Attorney General, Senator the Hon George Brandis visited Singapore.

January 2016: former Minister for Trade and Investment, the Hon Andrew Robb visited Singapore.

September 2015: The Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove visited Singapore

August 2015: Former Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss visited Singapore for the 50th Anniversary of independence celebrations.

June 2015: Former Prime Minister Tony Abbott visited Singapore to formalise the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

May 2015: Former Minister for Trade and Investment, the Hon Andrew Robb, visited Singapore.

May 2015: Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop, visited Singapore to launch ’50 Bridges’ celebrating 50 years of Australia-Singapore bilateral relations.

April and May 2015: Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs and Trade and Investment, the Hon Steven Ciobo, visited Singapore.

March 2015: Former Prime Minister Tony Abbott visited Singapore to pay his respects at the funeral of founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew.

August 2014: Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop, Minister for Trade and Investment, the Hon Andrew Robb, and Assistant Minister for Defence, the Hon Stuart Robert, participated in the Singapore-Australia Joint Ministerial Committee (SAJMC) meeting in Singapore.

May 2014: Former Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon David Johnston participated in the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore.

February 2014: Former Minister for Trade and Investment, the Hon Andrew Robb, visited Singapore.

October 2013: Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop, visited Singapore.

Incoming:

March 2017: Minister for Home Affairs and Law Mr K. Shanmugam SC visited Australia

October 2016: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong visited Australia, accompanied by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr Balakrishnan, the Minister for Defence, Dr Ng Eng Hen, and the Minister for Trade and Industry, Mr Lim Hng Kiang

March 2016: Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr Balakrishnan, Minister for Defence, Dr Ng Eng Hen, and Minister for Trade and Industry, Mr Lim Hng Kiang, visited for the Singapore-Australia Joint Ministerial Committee Meeting.

March 2016: The Minister for Foreign Affairs the Hon Vivien Balakrishnan visited Australia.

June 2014: President of Singapore, Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, visited Australia.

November 2013: Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Law, K.Shanmugam, attended the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) meeting in Perth.

October 2013: Deputy Prime Minister Teo and the Second Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ms Grace Fu, visited Sydney.



Last Updated: 18 May 2017