THE BAHAMAS CONGRATULATES THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA ON THE OCCASION OF ITS NATIONAL HOLIDAY

Posted on: January 26, 2018

Australia’s National Day, 26th January, 1788

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Government and the people of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, congratulates the Commonwealth of Australia on the occasion of its National Holiday.

The Bahamas celebrates with Australia as it marks the 231st anniversary of “Australia Day”. On this special day for the nation and people, as they commemorate the past, celebrate the present and anticipate the future, The Bahamas offers best wishes for the continued success, health and security of Australia, and for the happiness, unity and prosperity of its citizens.

The Bahamas sees Australia as an important partner, with whom it shares an historic supportive relationship and democratic values. Indeed, Australia was among the first countries with which The Bahamas established diplomatic relations after Independence in 1973, having done so 7th January, 1974. The Bahamas is confident that the continued strengthening of relations with Australia will remain mutually beneficial and result in ever closer political, economic and cultural cooperation.

Again, congratulations to the people of Australia on their national holiday.

 



All News

SIXTH MEETING OF FOREIGN MINISTERS OF CARICOM AND CUBA – GEORGETOWN, GUYANA

The Sixth Meeting Of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of CARICOM and Cuba Ministers and delegates and CARICOM Secretary-General pose for a photo after the opening of the Meeting. Foreign Ministers of the Caribbean Community CARICOM and Cuba held their 6th Round of Meetings in Georgetown, Guyana on Friday, 14 June, 2019. The agenda involved matters…

BRIAN MOREE, QC SWORN IN AS NEW CHIEF JUSTICE

Mr. Brian Moree, was sworn in as the new Chief Justice of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas on Wednesday, 12 June, 2019. Mr. Moree, held the position as Senior Partner at Mckinney, Bancroft and Hughes, Counsel and Attorneys – at – Law, New Providence. He led the litigation and dispute resolution area and the financial…

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS BUDGET CONTRIBUTION 2019

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Budget Contribution 2019 delivered by the Honourable Darren A. Henfield, MP, Minister of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday, 12 June, 2019. Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Budget Contribution 2019

REMARKS BY THE HON. DARREN HENFIELD, OUTGOING CHAIRMAN OF COFCOR

Remarks delivered by The Honourable Darren A. Henfield, MP, Outgoing Chair of COFCOR. at the opening of the 22nd Meeting of the COFCOR by Bahamas’ Minister of Foreign Affairs, St. George’s, Grenada. It is with distinct pleasure that I have been able to preside over this very important organ of the Caribbean Community, the Council…

THE HON. DARREN HENFIELD ATTENDS 22ND COFCOR MEETING – ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Minister Henfield attends 22nd COFCOR Meeting in Grenada ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada — The Honourable Darren Henfield, MP, Minister of Foreign Affairs led a delegation to the 22nd Meeting of the Council of Foreign and Community Relations COFCOR. The meeting which took place on the 13 and 14 of May, was attended by…