The Latin American Film Festival (LAFF) is an initiative of the Latin American Embassies in Australia to showcase their culture and film industry. The Embassies of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela have partnered once again to bring the biggest festival of its kind to cities throughout the country. Full details about the Brazil event below.
BRAZIL NIGHT: 26/10/2022 in Brisbane - Griffith University - Secure your tickets here
Australia's Special Representative of Agriculture, Su McCluskey, has visited the president of the Confederation of Agriculture and Livestock of Brazil (CNA), João Martins, in Brasília. Talks centred on the responsibility of the two countries to help guarantee the world's food security and sustainability in the agricultural sector.
Read the full report here (Portuguese only).
"In 2021, Minerva Foods and SALIC invested US$35 million (A$48 million) to acquire two meat processing plants in regional Western Australia. The Great Eastern Abattoir is a sheep processing facility near Tammin, about two hours from Perth. The Shark Lake facility near Esperance processes sheep and beef. Both facilities are primed for expansion and licensed to export." Read the full article HERE / Source: Austrade
As the inaugural and so far very successful Brazil Week continues in Brisbane this week, it was great to see an in-depth interview with Brazil's Ambassador to Australia HE Mr Mauricio Carvalho in the Lowy Institute's The Interpreter publication, covering a range of topics from the recent growth in Brazilian nationals living in Australia to opportunities for collaboration in agriculture. Click HERE to read the article.
Timed to align with Brazil’s 200th Anniversary of Independence from Portugal, on the 7th of September, 2022, Brazil Week will showcase a wide range of the country’s cultural traditions, institutional links with Australia and trade opportunities across a series of events and exhibitions. Visit the ABCC events page for full details on all of the activities, and the original press release is here.
Hear from experts and Migration Queensland (MQ) about the latest updates, requirements, and ongoing obligations of the Visa 491 - Small Business Owner Pathway in Regional Queensland. Migration Queensland (MQ) has a focus on attracting the best and the brightest business and skilled migrants from around the world to invest, work, live and play in Queensland. ABCC has arranged a number of free tickets to this event, please contact us on email@example.com to register. Full details about the event HERE.
The ABCC's WA team will welcome His Excellency Mauricio Carvalho Lyrio, Ambassador of Brazil, at a special networking event on August 2. The event will also feature a discussion around the strengthening links between Australia and Brazil in the areas of construction, design and sustainability, including insights about the significant involvement of Brazilian professionals in these important sectors in WA. Please register now for this fantastic opportunity to meet Ambassador Lyrio and learn about another key area of collaboration between Australia and Brazil.
The inaugural edition of ‘Brazil Week’ in Brisbane will be held from the 1st to the 8th of September, 2022.
Timed to align with Brazil’s 200th Anniversary of Independence from Portugal, on the 7th of September, 2022, Brazil Week will showcase a wide range of the country’s cultural traditions, institutional links with Australia and trade opportunities across a series of events and exhibitions. These include:
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Back editions of the quarterly "Boletim Brazil" are available HERE