Events

  • Associate Professor Richard Eves Senior Research Fellow, Department of Pacific Affairs, ANU It is often believed that improving opportunities for women to earn income would result in improved status for them particularly in relation to men, the theory being that having an income or an increased...
    Monday, 23 April 2018 -
    3:30pm to 5:00pm
  • This is a business networking event organised by Tradelinked Cairns & PNG. Tradelinked is about building on the existing relationship between Cairns and PNG to mutually benefit both business communities. Cairns and PNG are ideally positioned to be trade partners. Economic, social and cultural...
    Tuesday, 24 April 2018 -
    5:30pm to 8:00pm
  • The 34th Australia Papua New Guinea Business Forum and Trade Expo will be held from Monday 30th April - Wednesday 2nd May 2018 at the Royal International Convention Centre, 600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills, Brisbane. Special guests include Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, Peter O'...
    Monday, 30 April 2018 to Wednesday, 2 May 2018
  • Australian Doctors International fundraising bike ride along New Ireland's spectacular Boluminski Highway. Ten riders will cover the 260 kilometres from Namatanai to Kavieng from May 13 to 18 raising funds for ADI's medical patrols to remote and rural areas in PNG. More information at Pedal4PNG.
    Sunday, 13 May 2018 to Friday, 18 May 2018
  • Join us on Thursday 17 May in Sydney for our quarterly networking event to bring together as many as possible of the diverse and talented group making up the Aus-PNG Network . This informal event is an excellent opportunity to make new connections with others interested in Papua New Guinea and the...
    Thursday, 17 May 2018 -
    5:45pm to 7:30pm
  • The annual PNG Update is the premier forum for the discussion of research and analysis relating to contemporary economic and public policy issues in PNG. Organised by the University of Papua New Guinea's School of Business and Public Policy and the Australian National University’s Development...
    Thursday, 14 June 2018 to Friday, 15 June 2018
  • The 2018 PNG Industrial & Mining Resources Exhibition will return to Port Moresby once again on the 8th & 9th August. Join us as over 100 local, national and international manufacturers and suppliers showcase the latest innovations in the supply of services and equipment for the oil, gas...
    Wednesday, 8 August 2018 to Thursday, 9 August 2018
  • In 1942, the Kokoda Track area was the scene for bitter fighting. Today, walking the track has become a pilgrimage for many Australians, and those honouring the ANZAC spirit and our shared history with PNG. One of the world’s greatest treks, the Kokoda Track links the south and north coast of Papua...
    Monday, 3 September 2018 to Friday, 14 September 2018
  • The Winds of Zenadth Cultural Festival showcases the Torres Strait Islands' rich cultural diversity. Over four spectacular days on Thursday Island the Festival supports the practice, preservation, maintenance and revitalisation of traditional dance, song, art and ceremony. The festival offers the...
    Tuesday, 11 September 2018 to Friday, 14 September 2018
  • Since 1984, the cities of Lae and Cairns have been affiliated as sister cities. This affiliation contributes to strengthening the friendship between Papua New Guinea and Australia, and in particular our two regions. In October 2017 a Cairns business delegation was greatly welcomed by the Honourable...
    Tuesday, 23 October 2018