Australian Embassy
Embassy address: Carnegielaan 4, 2517 KH The Hague

Embassy of Australia in the Netherlands


National Day of Mourning on Thursday 7 August

The Government of Australia has declared Thursday 7 August 2014 to be a National Day of Mourning to honour the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17. On this day, flags on all Government buildings, both in Australia and overseas, will be flown at half-mast. The Government has also arranged for an interdenominational National Memorial Service to take place at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Melbourne.

Prime Minister's press release 31 July 2014

Book of Condolences for MH17

The Australian Embassy in The Hague has opened a Book of Condolences for victims of the tragic loss of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. The Book is currently available at the Embassy, Carnegielaan 4, The Hague and can be signed by the public on Monday to Friday, 09.00 to 17.00


Get in Touch

Calling all Australian Artists!

Are you, or someone you know, an Australian involved in the visual or performing arts here in the Netherlands? The Australian Embassy would like to hear from you!


The Australia-Netherlands Alumni Network

Have you studied in Australia? Visit our Study in Australia page for more information on how you can register for our network.



Australian Rules Football

High marks, spectacular goals, hard tackles, tight shorts - however you know it, Australian Football is growing in popularity across the world, and the Netherlands is no exception! To find a team in your area visit


Royal Dutch Cricket Bond

Children and adults alike have plenty of opportunity to take up cricket in the Netherlands. The RDCB provides a list of upcoming games as well as ways to get involved. For more information visit


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