Australian Embassy
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

About Us

About Australia

General Information

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.

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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.


Foreign Policy

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

Trade Policy

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.

Access to Australian Government information and services.

Opening Hours

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 in 2022:

02 January                 Sunday                        New Year’s Day (in lieu)

26 January                 Wednesday                Australia Day

17 April                        Sunday                         Easter Sunday

18 April                        Monday                        Easter Monday

02 May                         Monday                        Eid Al Fitr*

03 May                         Tuesday                        Eid Al Fitr*

26 May                         Thursday                     Independence Day

10 July                         Sunday                         Eid Al Adha*

11 July                         Monday                        Eid Al Adha*

09 October                 Sunday                         Prophet’s Birthday (in lieu)

25 December             Sunday                         Christmas Day

26 December             Monday                        Boxing Day

27 December             Tuesday                       Christmas Day (in lieu)

28 December             Wednesday                 APS Holiday


*Islamic holidays are subject to the sighting of the moon.