Three short words that carry a lot of weight. They oblige our generation to remember all those who sacrificed their lives on our behalf. That we enshrine and recall those such as the 88 souls lost in this beautiful harbor as the USS Peary went down fighting the morning of February 19, 1942. They were very far from home, yet at home helping defend a nation with which we... View details ⇨
Tomorrow night! Celebrate the joy of the new with Eighth Blackbird, ANU School of Music Llewellyn Hall, 23 February at 7pm. After the concert, come and have a beer with the artists at Wig and Pen brewery.
The closest thing classical music has to a rock band, this group – described by the LA Times as a collection of ‘supermusicians’ – creates an incredible, dynamic performance... View details ⇨
This weekend marked the 75th Anniversary of the Bombing Of Darwin and the sinking of the USS Peary. Consul General Frankie Reed and Chargé d'Affaires James Carouso travelled to Darwin to pay tribute to the brave Australian and U.S. men and women who worked side by side to serve their countries.
One of the exciting outcomes from Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop MP’s recent trip to Los Angeles: a $1.75 million (US) competition to create water out of thin air!
The Water Abundance XPRIZE will be awarded to the creator of the most innovative and effective device which uses energy-efficient technology to harvest water from air, producing a minimum of 2,000 litres of water per day... View details ⇨
Got plans for next Thursday night? You do now! Celebrate the joy of the new with Eighth Blackbird, ANU School of Music Llewellyn Hall, 23 February at 7pm. The closest thing classical music has to a rock band, this group – described by the LA Times as a collection of ‘supermusicians’ – creates an incredible, dynamic performance experience.
What a gorgeous day for The Australian National University Market Day! U.S. Embassy Canberra's very own Benjamin Franklin Club represented. If you’re a student or young professional interested in U.S. Politics, check out Benjamin Franklin Club Canberra. The next monthly meetup is 16 March!
Aussie actor Joel Edgerton speaks about his role as one of the stars of the new film Loving, the true story of an interracial marriage between white man Richard Loving and his black wife Mildred in 1950s America.
It was a love story that became a major milestone in breaking down racial barriers in the US...
The Embassy will be hosting a “U.S. State Fair” right outside King O’Malley’s Pub. We’ll have carnival games, free giveaways, and a lemonade stand! We are also proud to support headline performers Kate Ceberano and Lisa Hunt, along with a host of other U.S.-inspired acts! SEE YOU... View details ⇨