HCM Metropolis (VNA) – The Australian Consulate-Normal in
Ho Chi Minh Metropolis hosted the annual ‘Style of Australia’ Gala – a celebration of
Australia’s world-class meals and drinks in Vietnam – on Might 18.
Australian Ambassador to Vietnam Andrew Goledzinowski mentioned
that this 12 months’s occasion was of significance in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary
of Australia-Vietnam diplomatic relations.
He emphasised that the occasion presents one other facet of
the bilateral relationship, particularly the connection between meals, tradition,
hospitality and cooperation within the hospitality business between Australia and
The mixture of Vietnamese and Australian conventional
culinary cultures can also be a prospect for cooperation between the 2 international locations’
companies on this discipline, he added.
Australia is presently the seventh largest commerce associate of Vietnam
with a complete two-way commerce turnover of 15.6 billion USD, of which 1.2 billion
USD comes from commerce between Ho Chi Minh Metropolis and Australia.
‘Style of Australia 2023‘ invited attendees to expertise
Australian meals and tradition and highlighted the delicate and versatile
Australian produce and merchandise obtainable in Vietnam.
This 12 months’s programme included a wide range of dishes by 4
main cooks, coordinated and curated by Australian-Vietnamese celeb chef
and Style of Australia ambassador Luke Nguyen./.