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Pope Francis - message to Australia's Indigenous Community

On the 30th anniversary of Saint John Paul II's visit to Alice Springs, Pope Francis sent a message to Australia's Indigenous Community. See here for more information in Italian

The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference also commemorated the historic visit. See here more information in Italian.

Forthcoming Events

8 March 2017                     International Women’s Day - Save the Date – details coming soon

3-7 May 2017                     Pharmaceutical Society of Australia Offshore Refresher Annual Conference, Rome and Tuscany

18-19 June 2017              Export Finance Insurance Corporation Conference, Australian Embassy to the Holy See

Dates TBC                          Australian Indigenous Catalogue Launch (Collaboration of the Vatican Ethnological Musem                                                   and the Australian National University) in Australia and Rome

Welcome to our new Deputy Head of Mission

Ms Alison Edye commenced on 10 October 2016 as Deputy Head of Mission at the Australian Embassy to the Holy See.  The Embassy welcomes Ms Edye to Rome.

Past News Items - items previously published on the front page

Useful information about visiting the Holy See:

Visiting the Vatican - general information on booking various Vatican tours and tickets for events presided by the Pope