Australia–Qatar relations

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Australia-Qatar relations
Map indicating locations of Australia and Qatar


Monthly value of Australian merchandise exports to Qatar (A$ millions) since 1988
Monthly value of Qatari merchandise exports to Australia (A$ millions) since 1988

Australia–Qatar relations refer to bilateral relations between the Commonwealth of Australia and the state of Qatar.

In 2012, Qatar opened an embassy in Canberra, Australia and an Ambassador to Qatar and the UAE was appointed, the first time an Ambassador to Qatar has been appointed. There are 3,000 Australians in Qatar.[1][2] In 2016, Australia opened an embassy in Doha, Qatar.[3]

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  1. ^ Peter Townson (6 May 2012). "Australian envoy sees ties growing stronger". Gulf Times. Archived from the original on 4 September 2015. 
  2. ^ Joseph Vargese. "Qatar to open embassy in Australia this year: Envoy". Qatar Tribune. Archived from the original on 4 September 2015. 
  3. ^ Embassy of Australia in Doha