Embassy Activities

2024/4/2

Decorations & Awards

2023

November
Conferral of the Order of the Rising Sun, Silver Rays, on Mr Ronald James Murray AM, Honorary Patron of the Australia-Japan Society of the ACT (6 November)
2023 Autumn Conferment of Decorations (3 November)

October
Self-Defense Force Day Reception and Conferral of the Order of Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, on VADM (Ret'd) Michael Noonan (18 October)

September
Conferral of the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette, on Professor Carol Hayes (26 September)

April
2023 Spring Conferment of Decorations (29 April)

March
2022 Autumn Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for Ms Eriko Prior (3 March)

February
2022 Autumn Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for Professor Paul Dibb (3 February)

January
Conferral of the Minister for Foreign Affairs' Commendation on Mr Scott Fardy (18 January)

2022

November
Conferral of the Minister for Foreign Affairs' Commendation on Professor Rory Medcalf AM, Head of the National Security College at the Australian National University (29 November)
2022 Conferment of Decorations (9 November)
2022 Autumn Conferment of Decorations (3 November)

August
Foreign Minister's Commendation for 2022 (4 August)

July
Conferment Ceremony of the Spring 2022 Decorations on the Hon. Tony Abbott, former Prime Minister of Australia (19 July)

June
Conferral of the Minister for Foreign Affairs’ Commendation on Mr OKAWA Hitoshi, Managing Executive Officer of INPEX Corporation (17 June)

April
2022 Spring Conferment of Decorations (29 April)

2021 Spring Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for the Honourable Warren George Entsch MP (7 April)

March
2021 Autumn Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for the Chair of the Canberra Nara Sister City Committee, Mrs Narelle Hargreaves AM, OAM (18 March)

February
2021 Spring Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for the Hon. Julia Eileen Gillard AC (4 Feburuary)

2021

November
Conferral of the Minister for Foreign Affairs’ Commendation to Mr Peter Jennings PSM Executive Director of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (25 November)

August
Foreign Minister's Commendation for 2021 (20 August)

May
2020 Autumn Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for Mr Bruce Miller (6 May)

April
2021 Spring Conferment of Decorations of Foreign Nationals (29 April)
2020 Autumn Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for Dr IKEDA Shunichi (8 April)

March
2020 Spring Conferment of Decorations Ceremony for Mr John McCarthy (31 March)

January
Prof. Martin Andrew Green (UNSW) among 2021 Japan Prize Laureates (29 January)

2020

November
2020 Autumn Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals (3 November)
2020 Autumn Conferment of Decorations (3 November)

August
2019 Autumn Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals Ceremony for Mr. Michael Arnold Hodgkin (4 August)

July
Chief of Staff Commendation Award presented to Major General Simon Stuart (1 July)

April
2020 Spring Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals (29 April)

2019

December
2019 Spring Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals Ceremony for Mr Robert John Griffiths (17 December)
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February
2018 Autumn Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals Ceremony for Mr Barrington Frederick Jarman, Former President of the Australia-Japan Society (ACT) Inc. (​28 February)

Ambassador's Activities & Embassy's Events

2024

June
Courtesy call by Ambassador Suzuki on Treasurer the Hon Jim Chalmers MP (22 June)
Courtesy call by Ambassador Suzuki on Minister for Resources the Hon Madeleine King MP (22 June)
Courtesy call by Ambassador Suzuki on Minister for Trade & Tourism Senator the Hon Don Farrell (16 June)
Courtesy call by Ambassador Suzuki on Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Hon Richard Marles MP (14 June)
Courtesy call by Ambassador Suzuki on Foreign Minister Hon Penny Wong MP (6 June) 

May
Ambassador's speech at Cowra Kōyō Matsuri (29 May)
Credentials Ceremony for Ambassador SUZUKI Kazuhiro (17 May)


(For Ambassador's Activities & Embassy Events from 2020-2023, please click here)

2020

2019