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8 April 2024
Relaunching together the Italian War Memorial in Murchison

Two drive hours away from Melbourne, immersed in regional Victoria in the Greater Shepparton City Council area, there is an Italian War Memorial located in Murchison. The site is included in the Victorian Heritage Register (VHR). Consul General Hanna Pappalardo met with representatives of Comites Victoria e Tasmania and of the Italian Veterans’ Associations to […]

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8 April 2024
Consul General Hanna Pappalardo visits the Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre

Consul General Hanna Pappalardo visited the Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre, a place with powerful connections for many people, a symbol of migration which shaped today’s Australia. 21.251  Italians arrived there, sharing a sense of being in between, no longer in Italy, not yet in Australia.

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24 March 2024
Consul General Hanna Pappalardo attends the annual conference of the Victorian Association of Teachers of Italian Language (VATI)

Consul General Hanna Pappalardo attended the annual conference of the Victorian Association of Teachers of Italian Language (VATI). Important opportunity to exchange views on policies and tools in support of the teaching of Italian language in Victoria in view of the next Week of the Italian Language in the World and the 2024 National Conference […]

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24 March 2024
Consul General Hanna Pappalardo meets with Prof. Raffaele Marchetti, Deputy Rector for Internationalization and Professor for International Affairs at the Rome Luiss University Guido Carli

Consul General Hanna Pappalardo received the visit of Prof. Raffaele Marchetti, Deputy Rector for Internationalization and Professor for International Affairs at the Rome Luiss University Guido Carli. Conversation focused on deepening the cooperation with Universities in Melbourne and scholarships for students of Italian descent.

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15 March 2024
New visit to Melbourne of Ambassador Paolo Crudele

New visit to Melbourne of Ambassador Paolo Crudele, accompanied by Consul General Hanna Pappalardo. Main highlights: – Inauguration of “Leonardo Da Vinci. 500 Years of Genius”, an experience entirely devoted to celebrating the genius of Leonardo Da Vinci presenting orginal artefacts by Leonardo Da Vinci, including some pages of the world famous Codex Atlanticus, in […]

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12 March 2024
Recruitment notice for one permanent contracted consular administrative staff

A procedure is launched to hire one permanent contracted consular administrative staff. To consult the recruitment notice and to check the criteria for admission, click here. To download the application form, click here. The deadline to submit application is April 11, 2024 at 23.59.

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7 March 2024
International Women’s Day 2024

The Consulate General of Italy in Melbourne and the Italian Cultural Institute in Melbourne stand with every woman of courage working to build greater equality and greater opportunity. We are committed to knocking down the barriers that prevent everyone from reaching their full potential and at the forefront of ending violence against women and girls.

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6 March 2024
”Leonardo Da Vinci, 500 Years of Genius”. From Milan to Melbourne

Thanks to the cooperation with the Italian Group Webuild and the prestigious “THE LUME” Melbourne will host an experience entirely devoted to celebrating the Genius of Leonardo Da Vinci. The experience will open to the public starting from March 16, 2024 and will present orginal artefacts by Leonardo Da Vinci, including some pages of the […]

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29 February 2024
Launching Event of the 2024 Work Program of the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Victoria and Tasmania

Consul General Hanna Pappalardo attended yesterday, also on behalf of Ambassador Crudele, the Launching Event of the 2024 Work Program of the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Victoria and Tasmania. To watch the promo video of the Chamber click here.

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28 February 2024
Ceremony to award the distinction of Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy to Professor John Hajek, Acting Head of School, School of Languages and Linguistics, University of Melbourne

Consul General Hanna Pappalardo awarded Professor John Hajek, Acting Head of School, School of Languages and Linguistics, University of Melbourne, with the distinction of Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy. The ceremony was attended by Professor Lesley Stirling, Acting Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Melbourne, many distinguished University leaders, […]

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