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Employment.png Australia/Ambassador/US 

Start1 March 1940

The Ambassador of Australia to the United States is an officer of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the director of the Embassy of Australia to the United States of America in Washington, D.C. It is Australia's third-oldest ambassadorial post.


Office Holders on Wikispooks

Kevin Rudd20 March 2023
Arthur Sinodinos7 February 202020 March 2023
Joe Hockey29 January 201630 January 2020
Keith OfficerFebruary 19371 March 1940Australia's own Minister/Ambassador position to the US started on 1 March 1940.


Related Quotation

Gregory Clark“Something happens to Australian officials posted to Washington. Many return to key positions in Canberra. Almost all seem to be completely in the US pocket. I see the same thing with Japanese or South Korean officials also sent to Washington.”Gregory Clark2007
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