Perth - Ready, Set, Launch!
Australia now Malaysia 2020-21 was officially launched in Perth on 14 June, in partnership with the Western Australian Government.
In attendance were The Hon. Roger Cook MLA, chef Adam Liaw and Malaysian Consul-General to Perth Ahmad Fikri Zakian, who all enjoyed an evening celebrating the deep links shared between Australia and Malaysia.
Adam Liaw, Malaysian Australian author, cook, and television presenter was on hand to share his passion for fresh Australian produce and the love of good food that Australia and Malaysia both share.
While host country Malaysia is currently unable to hold in-person events at this time, the Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur were pleased to celebrate the best of Australian innovation, diversity and creative excellence with the Perth community.
Australia’s Ambassador to Malaysia, Andrew Goledzinowski AM, delivered a special address on the night via a personal video message.
Photo credit: Esh Photography/Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade