January 17, 2019

Eritrean community festival in Australia concludes

Eritrean community festival in Australia concludes

Asmara, 17 January 2019- Eritrean community festival in Australia that was underway from 11 January under the theme “New Era for Higher Development” concludes on 13 January with enthusiasm. The 19th annual festival that was attended by nationals from all ages was featured with cultural and artistic performances, sports competitions and various entertaining programs.

At the festival seminar was also organized with a view to strengthen organizational capacity of national organizations in congruent with the new era of peace and cooperation. Read more

January 12, 2019

Eritrean Community Festival in Australia commences

Eritrean Community Festival in Australia commences

Asmara, 12 January 2019 – Festival of Eritrean communities in Australia commenced yesterday 11 January in Melbourne with patriotic zeal.

Speaking at the opening ceremony of the festival in which nationals from various Australian cities and invited guests took part, Mr. Mehari Tekeste General Counsel of Eritrea in Australia and New Zealand said that this year’s festival is unique for it is being held at the time of the unfolding peace and cooperation in the region. He also congratulated the people of Eritrea and Ethiopia. Mr. Mehari further expressed expectation that the Eritrean people will repeat the miracle demonstrated in the past in the realization of the national vision. Read more

January 15, 2018

The Eritrean community festival in Australia

The Eritrean community festival in Australia

Asmara, 15 January 2018 – The 18th Annual Eritrean community festival in Australia is undergoing with patriotic zeal in Melbourne under the theme “Laying Pillars for Vibrant Development”.

At the opening event that was held on 12 January, a number of Eritrean nationals residing in Australia, friends of Eritrea, mayors of several cities in Australia, Vice Director of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Victoria zone, representatives of Border Patrol of Australia, Vice Commissioner of the Police Department in the Victoria zone, honorary consulates of the states of Poland and Maldives countries, as well as invited guests took part. Read more

January 13, 2016

Eritrean Festival in Australia & New Zealand

Eritrean Festival in Australia & New Zealand

Eritrean Festival in Australia & New Zealand

The 15th Eritrean festival in Australia and New Zealand was successfully carried out from the 7th to the 10th of January. The festival which was attended by Eritreans from both Australia and New Zealand included programs depicting Eritrea’s rich cultural diversity. Various activities such as Exhibitions, Sports competition and different lectures, as well as children programs were part of the three day festival. Read more

May 14, 2015

Eritreans in Melbourne City celebrate Independence...

Eritreans in Melbourne City celebrate Independence Anniversary

Eritreans in Melbourne City celebrate Independence AnniversaryEritrean citizens in Melbourne and its environs held celebration for the 24th Independence Day anniversary. Representatives of Australian government institutions took part in the event.

Addressing the participants, Mr. Yasin Omar, in charge of Consular Affairs in Australia and New Zealand, stated that Eritrea continues to achieve tangible progress in the tasks of nation-building thanks to the unity and steadfastness of its people. Similar celebrations are scheduled to take place in several cities in Australia.

Official commemoration of Operation Fenkil

President Isaias met and held talks with Mr. Neven...

President Isaias Afwerki Meets Abu Dhabi Crown...

Various diplomatic activities by Eritrean...

Eritrea and Hungary sign Framework of Agreement

Ministry of Education: Annual activity assessment...