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The Australian Office, which represents Australian interests in Taiwan, is seeking a suitable person to fill the following positions in the Economic & Policy Section and the Consular & Administrative Section:

Policy Research Officer

An opportunity exists for a motivated person with relevant background and interest in research and reporting on trade and economic issues; translation of Chinese-language material; and providing administrative support.

The successful applicant will possess: fluency in English and Chinese; demonstrable experience in research and report writing; attention to detail; the ability to work to tight deadlines; familiarity with trade and economic issues in Taiwan and the region, and competence with Microsoft applications.

This appointment will be a permanent position. Salary is NTD59,339 per month. Other benefits include Chinese New Year bonus, pension scheme and insurance.  More...

Administrative Assistant/Driver

The Australian Office is looking for someone with proficiency in English and a native speaker of Chinese; must have a valid driver’s license and experience with driving on road: demonstrable experience in office administrative duties; and familiarity with common office computer applications. The responsibilities will include an equal mix of driving and administrative duties.

This appointment will be a 14-month temporary position. Salary is NTD54,421 per month. Other benefits include Chinese New Year bonus, pension scheme and insurance. [ More ... ]

Closing date: COB Thursday 4 Septmeber 2014. 

The Australian Centre on China in the World of the Australian National University (ANU) invites submission for “Taiwan-The View from the South” International Conference

29 August 2014

The Australian Centre on China in the World invites submissions for an international conference on all aspects of the study of Taiwan to take place on 6-8 January 2015. [ More ]



Australian artists Tanya Schultz and Buff Diss feature public artworks at the annual Very Fun Park Contemporary Art exhibition

27 August 2014

The 9th Very Fun Park exhibition, organised annually by Fubon Art Foundation, is taking place across the eastern part of Taipei City and Songshan Cultural and Creative Park until 14 September. [ More ]



Melbourne declared “world's most liveable city”, four Australian cities make the top ten

27 August 2014

Melbourne has retained its status as the world’s most liveable city for a fourth consecutive year. [ More ]


Taiwan-owned Synnex unveils A$45 million automated logistics centre in Western Sydney

21 August 2014

Synnex, a Taiwan-owned enterprise, has unveiled its A$45 million logistics centre which will add 100 new jobs in Australia and be able to handle thousands of items per day. [ More ]



The Representative of the Australian Office, Mr Kevin Magee, has sent letters to President Ma Ying-Jeou and Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu expressing profound condolences, on behalf of the people of Australia, to the family and loved ones of those who lost their lives in the recent deadly Kaohsiung explosions. [ more ]

6 August 2014



The Australian Office welcomes award-winning Australian A Cappella group “The Idea of North” kicks off Taipei Summer Jazz Festival at a free outdoor gig in the main plaza at the National Theatre & Concert Hall at 7:30pm this Friday

6 August 2014

“The Idea of North” was invited to perform for Taipei International Choral Festival in 2008, and is returning to Taiwan for Taipei Summer Jazz Festival performing at 7:30pm on (Fri) 8 Aug at the Main Plaza of National Theatre & Concert Hall in Taipei ( free outdoor performance). [ more ]



24 July 2014

The Representative of the Australian Office, Mr Kevin Magee, today wrote to President Ma Ying-Jeou expressing sincere condolences on behalf of the Australian government and the Australian people to the family and loved ones of those who lost their lives in the tragic plane crash in Penghu.

Australian and Taiwanese scientists discovered new molecule to help understanding hydrogen storage

29 July 2014

Australian and Taiwanese scientists have discovered a new molecule which puts the science community one step closer to solving one of the barriers to development of cleaner, greener hydrogen fuel-cells as a viable power source for cars. [ more ]


Colin Offord sound sculpture “THE VESSEL” to feature at the Austronesian International Arts Award in Taitung

29 July 2014

Australian artist and musician Colin Offord has built a sound sculpture called THE VESSEL. THE VESSEL will feature at the Austronesian International Arts Award at Taitung Arts Museum until the end of August (open daily from 9-5pm except Mondays). [ more ]



Australian DeepBlue Orchestra and Stretch MK1 have been invited to perform in the 2014 Taoyuan International Children’s Summer Festival [ more ]

25 July 2014 


Australian Junior Women’s Volleyball team beats Macau at the Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship in Taipei

21 July 2014

Members of the Australian team at the 17th Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship in Taipei, with Representative of the Australian Office Kevin Magee and Deputy Director of the Australian Office Nancy Yang. [ more ]


Australian artist Martyn Coutts to exhibit video work WAVE at Treasure Hill Artist Village

21 July 2014

From 29 July to 24 August, 2014 at Creative Lounge, Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei. [ more ]


Australian team visits Taipei for the 17th Women’s Asian Volleyball Championship

16 July 2014

The Australian Junior Women’s Volleyball team is visiting Taiwan this week (16-24 July) to compete against 14 other teams from across Asia as part of the 17th Women’s U19 Asian Volleyball Championship held in Taipei. [ more ]


Music Spirits of the Earth - Gondwana Voices, Australia

10 July 2014

The legend of the earth – mysterious, magnificent and ancient continent – Gondwana is a motherland which gave birth to fine choral art. A team of Australian young people between 10 and 16 years old were selected to represent Australian choral talents. [ more ]


2014 Taipei Arts Festival showcases “Black Project 1” by Antony Hamilton

10 July 2014

Antony Hamilton’s award-winning Black Project 1 is a meditation on the connection between the gravity-bound body and the earth’s elemental force. In this work, Hamilton’s choreography is characterized by a symbiosis between body, space and objects, revealing unique personal insights into this interplay. [ more ]



Australian artists present “Body & Memory” exhibition at Treasure Hill Artist Village in Taipei from 24 June to 20 July 2014

27 June 2014

Australian artist Paula Lay is taking up artist-in-residence program at Taipei Artist Village supported by the Ian Potter Cultural Trust. [ more


Mirror Image, the collaboration of Elizabeth Dalman and Dancecology

27 June 2014 

Mirror Image is a collaborative contemporary dance project between Dancecology (Taiwan), Mirramu Dance Company (MDC Australia), and Damansara Performing Arts Centre (DPAC Malaysia). [ more


Australian film Canopy to screen at 2014 Taipei Film Festival

19 June 2014

Australian film Canopy will screen at this year’s Taipei Film Festival (TFF) and will be of particular interest to Taiwanese film aficionados. [ more


Indigenous music exchange: Microwave Jenny visits Taiwan

16 June 2014

Australian singer-songwriters "Microwave Jenny" joined us in May for the first ever Australia-Taiwan indigenous music exchange project, hosted by the Australian Office. [ more ]


2014 Australia-Taiwan Indigenous Music Exchange Concert Tour

7 May 2014

Microwave Jenny (Sydney, Australia) & Suming (Dulan, Taitung) [ more


The 2015 Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships round is now open

2 May 2014

The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships is the Australian Government’s internationally competitive, merit-based scholarships programme. It aims to promote knowledge, strengthen education and research links and build enduring ties between Australia and the world. [ more ]


ANZAC Day 2014

ANZAC Day 2014 in Taipei was hosted by the Australian Office and commemorated in the garden of the residence of the Australian Office Representative on 25 April. Around 60 people attended, including members of the Australian and New Zealand communities in Taipei together with representatives of various foreign offices and embassies.

Representative Kevin Magee presented the ANZAC Day Address which is attached [ More ]


Vertigo - Chaos and dislocation in contemporary Australian art

From 10 May to 8 June 2014 at MOCA Studio in Taipei. [ more ]


Win the Ultimate Gap Year in Australia

8 April 2014

Students from Brazil, Colombia, Japan, Korea, Taiwan are being given the opportunity of a lifetime to visit Queensland, Australia for a 12 month education and holiday experience. more


2014 Australia Day Speech by Mr Kevin Magee, Representative of the Australian Office
21 March 2014

Liveable Australia more




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