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Conference of Czech Honorary Consuls in Australia, New Zealand and Oceania (Sydney, July 2022)


The conference of Honorary Consuls of the Czech Republic in Australia, New Zealand and Oceania took place on 28 and 29 July 2022 at the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Sydney. more ►

Informal gathering of Consuls-General with the Governor of New South Wales, H.E. Margaret Beazley AC QC.


On Wednesday 20 July 2022, Zuzana Slováková, Consul-General of the Czech Republic in Sydney, welcomed female Consuls-General from the local consular corps at an informal gathering at the Consulate General of the Czech Republic. The Governor of… more ►

Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union


Czech Republic will take over from France the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from 1 July 2022 for the period of six months. more ►

International Conference on Research Infrastructures (ICRI): 19 - 21 October in Brno


The International Conference on Research Infrastructures (ICRI) will be taking place from 19 – 21 October 2022 in Brno. more ►

Europe Day Celebrations themed Australia and Europe: Shared Values in a Time of Crisis


On 17.5.2022 a conference organised by a group of Sydney-based Consul Generals of European Union member States took place in the grounds of Sydney University to mark Europe Day. The theme of the conference was Australia and Europe: Shared Values… more ►

Official opening of the "Snowy Valleys Sculpture Trail"


On 7th May 2022 the “Snowy Valleys Sculpture Trail”, a new permanent outdoor sculpture exhibition, was opened to the public in Batlow in the Snowy Valleys. The Consul-General of the Czech Republic in Sydney, Mrs Zuzana Slováková,… more ►

Opening of the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Perth


From 1.4.2022, after being closed for over a year, the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Perth, Western Australia, will re-open. more ►

Humanitarian aid for Ukraine


Please find below several options for effectively donating towards aid for Ukraine. more ►

The Czech Republic fully supports Ukraine


The Czech flag and the Ukrainian Flag at the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Sydney is flying at half-mast as sign of support for Ukraine against the unprecedented Russian aggression. more ►

Josef Chromý presented with major business award during the 32nd Annual Ethnic Business Awards


Mr Josef (Joe) Chromý, the founder of the renowned winery bearing his name in Relbia, Tasmania, has won the top award in the 32nd Annual Australian Ethnic Business Awards, in the prestigious category for medium and large businesses. The award is… more ►

Short Trousers for Václav Havel


On the 10th Anniversary of president Václav Havel's death, the Consulate General organised an informal commemorative event which was attended by over 30 guests, made up of Australian public figures and Czech compatriots who all share a very warm… more ►

Ninth annual Czech and Slovak film festival in Australia


The ninth annual Czech and Slovak film festival in Australia will take place from the 7th to 16th of October, online (Australia wide) through ACMI Cinema 3, and with the theme “Únik”. more ►

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2021


The team of the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Sydney wishes MERRY Christmas and mainly health and happiness in the coming year. more ►

Opening of the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Melbourne


Today, on September 15, 2020 the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic will re-open, after more than a year interruption. more ►

The Art of Dissent


James Dean Le SueurUnited States | 2020 | 105min | Color | Documentary | Drama Spectacular documentary on the Czechoslovakian dissent, currently screening on the Rhode Island Festival !! more ►

Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic reopens in Queenstown


On June 1, 2020, the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Queenstown will reopen, after a one year interruption. more ►

Government support


NSW Government supporting international students through COVID-19. more ►

Beethoven in Melbourne - celebrating the composer's birthday 250 years ago


We invite you to the upcoming concert in Melbourne's Czech House. The chamber concerts prepared by Ivana Snaidr and her musical colleagues have always been met with great acclaim. We recommend not to miss this next cultural experience. more ►

The Czech Republic sends aid to bush-fire devastated Australia


The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Tomáš Petříček decided to provide aid of $128.000 to Australia to ease the impact of the destructive fires. more ►

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution – showcase of Czech sculptors at Sculpture by the Sea in Sydney


From October 24 until November 10, 2019, 23rd Sculpture by the Sea will take place. The exhibition is a highly prestigious showcase of sculptures and outdoor installation of Australian and international artists, the largest of its kind in the… more ►



Studyin.cz is an official source of information on higher education in the Czech Republic. It provides essential information about the higher education system, study opportunities and student life in the Czech Republic. more ►

Temporary closure of the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Queenstown


We are sorry to inform that the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Queenstown will be temporarily closed, from May 1, 2019 (until approximately the end of 2019). more ►

Meeting of honorary consuls of the Czech Republic (Sydney, April 2019)


On April 4 and 5, 2019, the regular meeting of the honorary consuls of the Czech Republic in Australia and New Zealand took place at the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Sydney. more ►

New restrictions, commencing on 30 June 2018, on the carriage of inorganic powders in the cabins of aircraft departing Australia


The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia advises that, from 30 June 2018, inorganic powders or powder-like substances, with a total volume greater than 350 ml per person, will be prohibited from carriage in the cabin of an… more ►

Tender - Construction of a new building of the Czech Embassy in Canberra


The Czech Republic – Ministry of Foreign Affairs will award a contract for the construction of a building for the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Canberra, Australia. more ►

Service for International students


Latest info for international students about studying, living & working in Sydney & NSW. More at www.study.sydney https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwXeBV4x7ZY more ►

Statement of the MFA on Status of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv


With reference to some media reports on the status of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs about the following: more ►

Night at Karlštejn in Perth


Thanks to the director of the Czech School Perth Jitka Smith for a wonderful report about the Night at Karlštejn in Perth !! more ►

Night with Andersen in Sydney


In the 16th year of the project Night with Andersen, which was held at more than 1,500 locations throughout the Czech Republic and overseas, prepared by the Czech and Slovak school in Sydney with great games and readings for kids and their… more ►

Night with Andersen in Melbourne


The weekend in the middle of March was dedicated to children. Another Night with Andersen was organised in Šumava, with plenty plenty of other activities for kids (and adults). Even though the weather was not in favour of outdoor plays and games… more ►

Official opening of Penny Royal Launceston


On Friday, March 18, 2016, an official opening of Penny Royal Launceston took place. more ►

News in "Domov" in Melbourne - official presentation of renovated historical window


On March 16, 2016, an official presentation of newly renovated window of the Gallery in the Czech Home for Seniors, Domov, took place, in presence of the Honorary Consul General Dr. Milan Kantor, member of the Legislative Council of the State of… more ►

Greetings from the new Consul General


Arrival of the new Consul General more ►

5th annual festival Vodafest in Melbourne


One of the largest Czech-Slovak festival in Australia - Vodafest 2015 was held in Melbourne on the 7 October 2015. Main organizer Ms Lenka Allen opened the festival together with ambassadors of Czech and Slovak Republic Mr.Martin Pohl and Mr… more ►

Sculpture by the Sea in Sydney


Sculptures by the Sea is the 19th annual exhibiton which runs from 22 October to 8 November 2015 in Sydney. It is one of the largest outdoor exhibitions in the world, and it get around 500 thousands visitors. It is one of the best known and most… more ►

Czech and Slovak film festival in Sydney


Date: 21 October 2015 - 25 October 2015  Venue: Sydney, Dendy Cinemas

The 2015 Czech and Slovak Film Festival in Sydney runs from 21 - 25 October. Tickets on sale now! http://www.iksimafilms.com.au/ more ►

Philharmonic Children´s Choir - Kühnův dětský sbor


Date: 08 November 2015 - 14 November 2015  Venue: Sydney

The Czech Philharmonic Children's Choir (established in 1932) ranks among leading Czech vocal ensembles renowned not only in Europe, but also in Japan, USA, Canada, Mexico, Singapore, Malaysia, and South… more ►

The Idea of the EU: Central European Perspectives


Date: 04 August 2015  Venue: RMIT, CITY CAMPUS Council Chamber Building 1, level 2R 124 -126 La Trobe St Melbourne VIC 3000

Consulate of the Czech Republic in Sydney and the European Union Centre at RMIT is very pleased to invite you to a public event on Tuesday the 4th of August, with Dr Ivan M. Havel. more ►

Robots: the unfinished revolution


Date: 07 August 2015  Venue: The Great Hall, The Quadrangle at The University of Sydney

The first-ever use of the word 'robot' is credited to the Czech writer Karel Čapek (1890–1938), whose R.U.R. Rosumovi Univerzální Roboti (Rossum’s Universal Robots) portrays a world overrun by… more ►

Czechoslovak holocaust survivors


On Saturday afternoon 20th June 2015 the Czech and Slovak community commemorated the sad 70th anniversary of the end of the 2nd World War at the Consulate of the Czech Republic in Dover Heights. Two holocaust survivors originally from former… more ►

Sir Simon Rattle and Magdalena Kožená in Australia


Australian World Orchestra invited for 2015 charismatic chief conductor of Berlin Philharmonic Sir Simon Rattle with special guest, world famous Czech mezzo-soprano Magdalena Kožená. The Consulate has pleasure to invite you to two unique… more ►

Gottfried Lindauer - Painter of the New Zeland Māori


The exhibition running from the 6th May to 20th September in the Gallery of West Bohemia in Pilsen is one of the main projects of Pilsen – the European Capital of Culture 2015. more ►

Business Community Networking in Melbourne


Date: 28 April 2015  Venue: The Royal Melbourne Hotel (RMH), 629 Bourke St., (Governor’s Lounge)

After successful events in Sydney, Consulate of the Czech Republic, CzechTrade office and Czech-Australian Chamber of Commerce invite all businesspeople and those interested in importing products from the… more ►

Pavel Haas Quartet


Date: 09 April 2015 - 12 April 2015  Venue: The Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Pavel Haas Quartet - Musica Viva Festival 2015 more ►

The European Summer School in Prague


The European Summer School in Prague is an intensive 12 day learning programme focused on European integration. It is organized by one of the leading think-tanks in Prague, EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy, in co-operation with Prague… more ►

Sculptures by the Sea, Cottesloe 2015


Date: 06 March 2015 - 23 March 2015  Venue: Perth, Cottesloe beach

The 11th annual exhibition in Perth, Western Australia. This year with three babies of David Černý, renowned Czech artist. Consulate of the Czech Republic is proud supporter of the most popular open air… more ►

Czech Ambassador presented credentials


The new Ambassador of the Czech Republic, HE Dr Hynek Kmonicek, presented his credentials to the Governor-General of Australia, Ms Quentin Bryce AC, at Government House in Canberra on 17 May 2011. more ►