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Resources

Irish Australian support organisations are a good way to find out more about your local area & many also run activities which can help you meet people and other families, however you may need information regarding other areas of support. We have compiled a list of useful links and contacts that may assist you in other areas.

Irish Consulate & Embassy details

The Irish Embassy Australia works with a number of Irish state agencies to:

  • Promote Ireland's trade and investment objectives
  • Promote Irish culture, heritage and tradition
  • Maintain and enhance our links with Irish communities abroad.

Please find contact details below:

Embassy of Ireland, Canberra                                  Consulate-General of Ireland, Sydney               Honorary Consul Perth 

20 Arkana Street                                                             Level 26 1 Market Street                                          1/100 Terrace Road
Yarralumla ACT 2600                                                     Sydney NSW 2000                                                      East Perth
T: +61 2 6214 0000                                                           T: +61 2 9264 9635                                                       T: +61 8 6557 5802
www.dfa.ie/irish-embassy/australia                       www.dfa.ie/irish-consulate/sydney                   www.consulateofirelandwa.com.au/

The Geelong Irish Society 

The Geelong Irish Society aims to bring people together and provide opportunities for people to meet others along with promoting Irish culture and heritage. During the year we hold a number of events and publish bimonthly newsletters which are distributed among our members. Our events include family days, dances, bus trips, trivia nights and other great get-togethers.

Contact details are:

T: +61 4 3819 8221 

Email: geelongirish@gmail.com 

Website: geelongirish.com.au

Affliated Support Associations in Australia

http://claddagh.org.au -

The Irish support association of Perth, WA.

http://irishclub.org.au -

Irish Australian Assoc. Inc, Adelaide

http://www.iasaq.com.au/ -

Irish Australian Support Association of Queensland

http://www.irishsupportagency.org.au -

Irish Support Agency New South Wales

Irish Newspaper & Entertainment links

http://www.3zzz.com.au/ -

The largest ethnic community radio station in Australia on 92.3fm

http://www.rte.ie -

Ireland's foremost TV & Radio website.

http://www.4eb.org.au -

4EB 98.1FM Community Ethnic Radio

http://www.irishecho.com.au -

Irish Newspaper in Australia

http://www.irishtimes.com -

Ireland's Leading Business Newspaper , Online.

http://www.independent.ie -

Irish Independent Newspaper Online.

http://www.examiner.ie - 

Major Irish Newspaper, Online

http://www.galwaynews.ie - 

Home of The Connaucht Tribune. One of the Wests major Newspapers.

http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk - 

Latest Northern Ireland, UK and world news plus sport, business, entertainment, comment and reviews.

http://www.blarneybulletin.com -

The Blarney Bulletin website - The voice of the Australian Celtic Community.

 

Support for Irish Abroad

Cross Care Migrant Project- 

supports Irish people leaving Ireland to live abroad, and returning to Ireland after living abroad

Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas -

  supports Irish prisoners overseas and their families

Safe Home Programme -

 provides information and support for anyone thinking of returning or moving to Ireland

Helplink Ireland Emotional Support -

Free online counselling service for Irish abroad.

Palmers Relocations -

Thinking of relocating to Ireland or coming to Australia visit this website