Australia is a stable, democratic and culturally diverse nation with a highly skilled workforce and one of the strongest performing economies in the world.
With spectacular landscapes and a rich ancient culture, Australia is a land like no other. It is the earth's sixth-largest country in land area and is the only nation to govern an entire continent.
Australia in Brief Publication:
Australia in Brief provides an authoritative overview of Australia's history, the land, its people and their way of life. It also looks at Australia's economic, scientific and cultural achievements and its foreign, trade and defence policies.
A comprehensive outline of the various strands of Australia’s foreign policy can be viewed via the website of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
The Australian Government's ambitious trade policy is geared towards increasing economic activity and getting a fair deal for Australia in the international marketplace. This all adds up to more jobs, more choice for consumers, and a higher standard of living for all Australians.
The Embassy is open from 8:30am until 4.00pm Sunday to Thursday except for public holidays.
See Contact Us for information on how to reach us.
Public Holidays for the Embassy:
25 December 2023 Monday Christmas Day
26 December 2023 Tuesday Boxing Day
27 December 2023 Wednesday Christmas Day (in lieu)
28 December 2023 Thursday APS Holiday
01 January 2024 Monday New Year’s Day
25 January 2024 Thursday Australia Day (in lieu)
31 March 2024 Sunday Easter Sunday
01 April 2024 Monday Easter Monday
10 April 2024 Wednesday Eid Al Fitr*
11 April 2024 Thursday Eid Al Fitr*
01 May 2024 Wednesday Labour Day
16 June 2024 Sunday Eid Al Adha*
17 June 2024 Monday Eid Al Adha*
15 September 2024 Sunday Prophet’s Birthday
25 December 2024 Wednesday Christmas Day
26 December 2024 Thursday Boxing Day
29 December 2024 Sunday Additional DFAT Public Holiday (in lieu)
30 December 2024 Monday Additional DFAT Public Holiday
Those marked * are subject to change by Jordanian authorities