Australia–Ireland relations

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Australian–Irish relations
Map indicating locations of Ireland and Australia

Ireland

Australia

Australian–Irish relations are foreign relations between Australia and Ireland. Australia has an embassy in Dublin. Ireland has an embassy in Canberra, a Consulate General in Sydney and an honorary consulate in Victoria, and both nations are former British colonies.

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Monthly value of Australian merchandise exports to Ireland (A$ millions) since 1988
Monthly value of Irish merchandise exports to Australia (A$ millions) since 1988

About 20% of the Australian population have Irish ancestry, which often predates Irish Independence in 1922.[citation needed]

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