Australian Consulate-General
Noumea, New Caledonia
French Polynesia, Wallis and Futuna



We welcome Australians, New Zealanders and all members of the New Caledonian community to attend the following Anzac Day ceremonies:

New Zealand War Cemetery, Bourail – 8.45 am Friday 22 April, 2016
La Croix de Lorraine, Noumea – 5.45 am, Monday 25 April, 2016

Lest we forget.


Welcome to the Australian Consulate General in New Caledonia

The Australia Consulate General in Noumea is Australia’s official diplomatic mission in New Caledonia. The Consul-General is also accredited to French Polynesia and Wallis and Futuna and is the representative to the Pacific Community (SPC).

Opening hours are from 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

Passports Services - All Australian passport applications lodged overseas must be lodged in person and additional overseas fees apply. 

Visa for Australia? French nationals with a valid French passport are generally eligible to apply for an eVisitor Visa online.


Latest News

Bilateral Trade Information Seminar

A bilateral trade information seminar was held on 25 February 2016 with the support of IRD and the Government of New Caledonia. Read more.

Australia Day 2016

Australian Consul-General Paul Wilson hosted a reception at the Residence to celebrate Australia Day and reflect on Australia’s vibrant relationships with New Caledonia and France. Read more.

Hundreds tie white ribbons in support of the elimination of violence against women

White Ribbon Day was marked by the Australian Consulate-General in Noumea with an open invitation to the public to tie a ribbon on the chancery fence as a gesture of support for the elimination of violence against women. Read more.

Visit to New Caledonia by Australian Minister for International Development and the Pacific

Australian Minister for International Development and the Pacific, the Honourable Steven Ciobo, visited New Caledonia in November 2015. Read more.

Visit to New Caledonia by Australian Minister for Education and Training

Australian Minister for Education and Training, the Honourable Christopher Pyne, visited New Caledonia in September 2015. Read more.

75th anniversary of Australian diplomatic representation in Noumea

The 6 August 2015 marks a milestone in Australian diplomatic representation in Noumea. On 6 August 1940, Australia’s Minister for External Affairs, John McEwen, announced to the Parliament that the Australian Government had appointed Bertram Charles Ballard as Australia’s first official representative in Noumea. Read More.