Australia House

 
 
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Strand, Holborn, London WC2B 4LA
 
 
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Visas: Mon to Fri 9am-11am, Office hours: Mon to Fri 9am-5pm
 

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Australia HouseHome of the Australian High Commission in London, Australia House is a landmark building on the corner of Aldwych and the Strand.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Temple Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Holborn Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Drury Lane NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Calendar 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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    ME London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £191  40% off
    336-337 The Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Australia House
    A luxurious 5-star hotel situated right in the heart of the city, ME London offers guests a lavish accommodation experience. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide the impeccable guestrooms ... More
     
     
     
    The Waldorf Hilton Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £142  41% off
    Aldwych, WC2B | 3 minutes from Australia House
    Positioned between the City's Square Mile and the thriving West End, this grand, Edwardian Hilton hotel welcomes guests with a patisserie and champagne bar in the ... More
     
     
     
    Strand Palace Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £49  22% off
    372 Strand, WC2R | 5 minutes from Australia House
    This West End Art Deco hotel right on the Strand and next to Covent Garden is in a fantastic location for accessing central London and theatreland. ... More
     
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Inns of Court and Royal Courts of Justice
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Strand, Holborn, London WC2A | 2 minutes from Australia House
    A stunning example of Gothic architecture, London's Inns of Court date back to before the 14th century. It is here that barristers train and traditionally practice. ... More
     
     
     
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    Somerset House
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Australia House
    Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, ... More
     
     
     
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    Middle Temple Hall
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Middle Temple Lane, Holborn, London EC4Y | 4 minutes from Australia House
    Middle Temple Hall, completed in 1574, is late-Gothic in style. Its attractions are a rare double-hammer beam roof, an intricately carved screen (which, although heavily damaged ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Australia House

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Australia House
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    Courtauld Institute Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Australia House
    Manet's 'Bar at the Folies-Bergeres', Van Gogh's 'Self-Portrait with a Bandaged Ear' and Renoir's 'La Loge' are just a few of the celebrated artworks displayed at ... More
     
     
     
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    Two Temple Place
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    2 Temple Place, WC2R | 3 minutes from Australia House
    With its castle like façade and a striking interior, Two Temple Place is one of London's most prestigious settings for corporate and private events. As well ... More
     
     
     
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    Somerset House: Embankment Galleries
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Australia House
    Opened on 24th April 2008, the Embankment Galleries at Somerset House offer 750 square metres of exhibition space where the Hermitage Rooms used to be. Exhibitions ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near Australia House

    Near Australia House
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 7 minutes from Australia House
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Australia House
    Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
     
     
     
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    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
    Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 10 minutes from Australia House
    Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
     
     
     
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    The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George)
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    213 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 2 minutes from Australia House
    The Funny Side comedy group runs comedy clubs in three locations in London, including the flagship Covent Garden venue above The George pub which puts on ... More
     
     
     
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    Peacock Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 3 minutes from Australia House
    This theatre is a major force on the national and international dance scene, with an innovative programme from Sadler's Wells that is keeping London's finger ... More
     
     
     
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    Aldwych Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B4LD | 3 minutes from Australia House
    With the Waldorf Hotel sandwiched inbetween them, the Aldwych and Strand theatres were originally built to work as a pair. The Aldwych is probably most noted for ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Australia House

    The best shops and markets near Australia House
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    The Old Curiosity Shop
    London > Shopping > Shoes
    13 Portsmouth Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 3 minutes from Australia House
    16th century shop and literary landmark. With its precarious overhanging upper storey, uneven floorboards, sloping roof and wooden beams, this 16th century building warrants its title as ... More
     
     
     
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    The Albion Emporium
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    38 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Australia House
    As British as a bacon buttie, buying your groceries at The Albion Emporium is like getting first dibs on Mrs Beeton's pantry. A bastion of Britishness, ... More
     
     
     
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    Hope and Greenwood
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    1 Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 4 minutes from Australia House
    Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
     
     
     
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    Caffe Nero
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    181 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 1 minute from Australia House
    Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
     
     
     
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    Roka Aldwych
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    71 Aldwych, WC2B | 1 minute from Australia House
    One of two new Roka restaurants to open in 2014, Roka Aldwych occupies a huge space with over 150 covers both at the bar and in ... More
     
     
     
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    The Delaunay
    London > Restaurants > Brasseries
    55 Aldwych, Holborn, London WC2B | 1 minute from Australia House
    Jeremy King and Chris Corbin, "the nation's most polished and enterprising restaurateurs" (The Independent), the pair responsible for The Wolseley, have taken inspiration from the grand ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Australia House

    Near Australia House
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 3 minutes from Australia House
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    Career Energy
    London > Education > Careers Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 8 minutes from Australia House
    Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
     
     
     
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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 9 minutes from Australia House
    Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
     
     
     
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    Australia House gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Lincoln's Inn Fields
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Holborn, Holborn, London WC2A | 6 minutes from Australia House
    The largest public square in London, Lincoln's Inn Fields has a rich and varied history. In 1683 it was the site of the public beheading of ... More
     
     
     
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    Sense Spa at Rosewood London
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    252 High Holborn, WC1V | 6 minutes from Australia House
    Launched in November 2013, the Sense Spa at Rosewood London is a sanctuary within central London. With Rosewood being an award-winning signature spa brand, visitors can ... More
     
     
     
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    The Sanctuary
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 7 minutes from Australia House
    This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Australia House

    The best pubs near London Australia House.
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    Edgar Wallace
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    40 Essex Street, Holborn, London WC2R | 2 minutes from Australia House
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    The Marquess of Anglesey
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 5 minutes from Australia House
    Gastropub ... More
     
     
     
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    Philomena's Irish Bar
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    40 Great Queen Street, WC2B | 6 minutes from Australia House
    Philomena's is an Irish themed bar and sports cafe on Great Queen Street, just two minutes walk from Covent Garden tube station. A great place to ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Australia House

    Australia House clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    The Lobby Bar at One Aldwych
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Australia House
    Named one of the top five hotel bars in the world by the Sunday Telegraph, the Lobby Bar at the chic One Aldwych hotel is renowned ... More
     
     
     
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    Lowlander Beer Cafe
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    36 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 6 minutes from Australia House
    The reputation of the Benelux breweries precedes them and this themed bar captures the flair of Dutch cafe culture too. The impressive row of shiny silver ... More
     
     
     
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    Scarfes Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    252 High Holborn, Holborn, WC1V | 8 minutes from Australia House
    Named after the cartoonist Gerald Scarfe (whose characterful illustrations will adorn the bar's walls), Scarfes Bar is a shining beacon in the otherwise lacking High Holborn ... More
     
     
     
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    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Australia House.
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    The Royal Courts of Justice
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Strand, Holborn, London WC2A | 2 minutes from Australia House
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    Silver Fleet - Woods River Cruises
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Somerset House South Wing Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Australia House
    Enjoy a luxury cruise on the Silver Fleet. Departing from the Savoy Pier and cruising along the Thames. A classy way to see the Thames.... More
     
     
     
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    Somerset House
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Australia House
    Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, ... More
     
     
     
     
     

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    Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
    Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
    Theatre | Until 13th June 2015 

    Aldwych Theatre 3 minutes walk from Australia House

    Marc Bruni directs the London transfer of the two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, which ...More

     
    Cotton to Gold: Extraordinary Collections of the Industrial North West
    Cotton to Gold: Extraordinary Collections of the Industrial North West
    Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

    Two Temple Place 3 minutes walk from Australia House

    Two Temple Place, a spectacular neo-Gothic mansion on London's Victoria Embankment, reopens this January, with an exhibition showcasing the riches ...More

     
    Maggi Hambling: War Requiem & Aftermath
    Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

    Somerset House 3 minutes walk from Australia House

    Site-specific installation, sculpture, painting and film by the British artist....More

    Mamma Mia!
    Mamma Mia!
    Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

    Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from Australia House

    Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

     
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    Theatre | Until 4th June 2016 

    Theatre Royal Drury Lane 4 minutes walk from Australia House

    Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

     
    The Lion King
    The Lion King
    Theatre | Until 4th October 2015 

    The Lyceum Theatre 4 minutes walk from Australia House

    The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

     
    The Woman In Black
    The Woman In Black
    Theatre | Until 10th June 2015 

    Fortune Theatre 4 minutes walk from Australia House

    One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since ...More

     
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    London Transport Museum 5 minutes walk from Australia House

    See what's going on under our streets when Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story brings a five metre high, walk-through installation of ...More

     
    Goodbye Piccadilly
    Goodbye Piccadilly
    Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

    London Transport Museum 5 minutes walk from Australia House

    Follow the London buses driven to the front during World War I, find out how women made up the transport ...More

     
    Letters Live 2015
    Exhibitions | Until 4th April 2015 

    Freemason's Hall 5 minutes walk from Australia House

    Following its great successes in 2013 and 2014, Letters Live returns to London to present its first season of shows ...More

     
     
     
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