Australia's public diplomacy is raising awareness overseas of our country—as a great destination for tourism and education, an advocate for global trade liberalisation, and a trusted citizen of the Indo-Pacific region. For detail on Australia's public diplomacy efforts, read the Public Diplomacy Strategy.
Creating a 'medium of understanding': Masters of Indonesian Portraiture at the NPG
Masters of Modern Indonesian Portraiture, on display at Australia's National Portrait Gallery on Canberra until mid October, is a significant new development in our cultural contacts with Indonesia
'Thai Kitchen to the World' exchange
The Australia Thailand Institute and the Thai Embassy in Australia partnered with Tasmania’s Guilford Young College in August, to deliver an imaginative culinary program in the north and south of the state, aimed at enhancing skills in preparing Thai cuisine.
Australia and Austria celebrate Ferdinand Bauer
The Australian Ambassador in Vienna, David Stuart, has co-hosted, with the Director General of the Natural History Museum Vienna (NHM), Professor Christian Köberl, the launch of an exhibition to mark the 200th anniversary of the return to Austria of Ferdinand Bauer, one of the great botanical artists.