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

Relations between Australia and Wallis and Futuna

The Consulate-General in Noumea is accredited to Wallis and Futuna. The Consulate-General also maintains contacts with members of the Wallis and Futuna community in New Caledonia.

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Direct Aid Program

The Direct Aid Program is a small grants program to finance development projects. Under the responsibility of Heads of Australian Missions or Posts (in Noumea, the Australian Consul-General) and financed by the Australian Government, this program is based on the principles of flexible, sustainable and practical development.

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Official Visit to Wallis & Futuna – April 2018

In the context of the bilateral relationship between Australia and Wallis and Futuna, Policy Officer Rebecca Pope met with state, customary, religious and institutional authorities of both islands of the territory during a visit from 16 to 20 April.

The visit allowed useful discussions of bilateral issues and exchanges with institutions and civil society organisations to promote cooperation programs including the Direct Aid Program for development micro-projects and the Australia Awards Scholarship program to study in Australia.

Photos: Visiting the DAP library project delivered in partnership with the Futuna Library Association (l'Association Bibliothèque de Futuna) in Futuna.