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Europe Day celebrations on the theme of renewable energy.


On 10. 5. 2023 an event on the theme of renewable energy took place in the State Library of NSW to mark this year’s celebrations of Europe Day. The event was organised by a group of General Consulates of the European Union member states. more ►

Upcoming new requirements to travel to Europe - ETIAS


Third-country nationals who do not require visas for short-term (up-to 90 days) travel to the Schengen Area will be required to obtain a travel authorization in the ETIAS (European Travel Information and Authorisation System) system in the near… more ►

World Press Freedom Day

The annual World Press Freedom Day as established by the UN General Assembly in 1993, falls on May 3 each year. To mark this occasion, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued the following statement: more ►

Exhibition “Castles and Chateaux of the Czech Republic“ at Sokol Sydney


The Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Sydney in collaboration with Sokol Sydney organised an exhibition entitled “Castles and Chateaux of the Czech Republic", which was displayed at Sokol Sydney on April 16, 2023 more ►

"In my brother Karel’s wake” / “Za bratrem Karlem” Book Launch


On March 30, 2023 the book “In my brother Karel’s wake” / “Za bratrem Karlem” was launched at the Studio W gallery in Woolloomooloo. The book presents of a selection of Josef Čapek’s poems which were written… more ►

Opening night of the Czech and Slovak Film Festival in Sydney 2023


On March 24, 2023, the tenth annual Czech and Slovak Film Festival in Sydney was officially opened at Dendy Newtown. The Consul-General of the Czech Republic Zuzana Slováková and the Consul-General of the Slovak Republic Martin Kabáč took part… more ►

New President of the Czech Republic took office on 9 March 2023


Czechia has a new president – Petr Pavel, a former army general who has extensive experience in the military and international relations. President Pavel's inauguration ceremony took place on 9th March 2023, marking the start of his… more ►

The Sydney CZECH & SLOVAK FILM FESTIVAL | 10 YEARS! | 24 March – 2 April 2023


The 10th annual Czech & Slovak Film Festival will be taking place from 24 March – 2 April 2023 at Dendy Cinemas in Newtown. To mark this anniversary, the festival was extended to 6 days instead of the usual 5 days and will run over 2… more ►

Humanitarian Aid from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Helped Ukrainian Refugees with Shelter and Medical Care


The Czech Republic has actively been providing aid to Ukraine since the first day of Russian aggression. In addition to supplying weapons and military equipment and receiving hundreds of thousands of refugees or voluntary collections of citizens… more ►