Office closed on 7 November 2017

Office closed on 7 November 2017

  Please note that the office of the Philippine Consulate in Melbourne will be closed on the Melbourne Cup public holiday, Tuesday 7th November 2017. The office will be open on Wednesday 8th November 2017.

Consular Bulletin – Our Day of Independence – 12th June

Consular Bulletin – Our Day of Independence – 12th June

This year marks the 117th Independence Day of the Philippines. It is a major date on the Filipino calendar. The national holiday, held annually on 12th June, commemorates the day on which the Declaration of Independence from the Spanish colonial forces was made by General Emilio Aguinaldo in 1898.