Australian High Commission
High Commission address: 37 Princes Rd, TAMAVUA, Suva - Telephone: 338 2211 - Fax: 338 2065


The Australian and Fijian Governments have signed a Memorandum of Understanding marking Fiji's inclusion in Australia's Seasonal Worker Program.  Employers seeking to access seasonal workers from Fiji, or other participating countries should visit the Seasonal Worker Program website:  Fiji citizens seeking to participate should contact the Fijian Ministry for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations: would strongly discourage clients engaging with agents who claim to be able to assist with lodgement or processing of these visas. If approached by an agent in relation to these visas, please advise the Australian High Commission by email to Please continue to check this website for any updates.



A Dawn Service will be held within the grounds of the Suva Military Cemetery, Reservoir Rd, Suva on ANZAC Day. Those wishing to attend are requested to arrive at the Suva Military Cemetery no later than 5.15 am. The Dawn Service will commence at 5.25 am, and conclude at approximately 6.15 am.  The Dawn Service will be followed by a gunfire breakfast at the Royal Suva Yacht Club.

Attendees are required to register with the New Zealand High Commission by no later than 22 April 2015.
Note that parking at the cemetery will be for VIPs only and the general public should plan to park in the parking areas at the top and bottom of Reservoir Road.

Any queries and registrations should be directed to the New Zealand High Commission, telephone 331 1422 ext. 100 or via email


The Australian High Commission is seeking two suitably qualified and experienced Program Officers to fill two separate, nine month vacancies. The successful applicants will have experience in contract management, financial management, good time management and organisational skills, preferably within the development sector. They will also have good written and oral communication skills, be able to manage a busy workload, display sound judgement and be able to follow established protocols and procedures.

Under general direction, the Program Officer will provide administrative and program management support to either the Regional Health, Education and Gender teams or the Regional Organisations, Governance, Growth and Environment teams.

The Selection Criteria and Position Description for Program Officer Regional Health, Education and Gender; and Program Officer Regional Organisations are linked herein or can be obtained by contacting the Australian High Commission on 3382211.

To be considered for both positions you must apply and address the selection criteria for each position.

Applications including a statement of claims addressing the selection criteria and a resume, must be submitted by 4.00pm on Monday, 27 April 2015, to , or

‘Vacancy – LE4 Program Officers’
Human Resource Manager
Australian High Commission
P O Box 214




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* PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2015: The Australian High Commission will be closed on the following days: 

1 January (Thursday) New Year’s Day
5 January (Monday) Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday
26 January (Monday) Australia Day
9 March (Monday) Canberra Day
3 April (Friday) Good Friday
6 April (Monday) Easter Monday
27 April (Monday) Anzac Day (In Lieu)
26 June (Friday) National Sports Day
28 September (Monday) Family and Community Day 
5 October (Monday) Labour Day
11 November (Wednesday) Diwali
24 December (Thursday) DFAT Holiday
25 December (Friday) Christmas Day
28 December (Monday) Boxing Day (in lieu)




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