Kementerian Perdagangan melalui Atase Perdagangan RI di Canberra terus berupaya mendorong para pelaku usaha produk pertanian Indonesia memasuki pasar Australia. Hal ini merupakan bagian dari implementasi hubungan ekonomi Indonesia dan Australia sejak berlakunya Perjanjian Kemitraan Ekonomi Komprehensif Indonesia-Australia atau Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) pada 2020 lalu. (Kontan)

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  • IA-CEPA ECP Katalis is hosting “Investing for the Golden Age” webinar on Tuesday, 23 April at 10am Jakarta / 1pm AEST. Across Indonesia and Australia, aging populations and rising incomes are driving growth in both eldercare and childcare services and together with the favourable policy environment enabled by the Indonesia Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA), is unlocking exciting new trade and investment opportunities in the Care Economy. Register here.
  • JOIN AIYA FLEXour online language exchange is open to anyone with any level of Indonesian and English! AIYA Flex is back on 21 April, 4pm WIB/7pm AEST/ 5pm AWST. Join FLEX here.
    •  It is held monthly on the first Sunday of the month at 12pm WIB/4pm AEDT. (drafted)
  • JOIN AIYA LANGUAGE EXCHANGE (IN-PERSON or ONLINE!) LX is back in multiple locations across Australia. Connect, chill, and converse with like-minded youth, meet new friends and engage in cross-cultural exchange. Make sure to follow your local chapter on Instagram for updates on the next LX event near you!
    • NSW – Thursday at 6.30pm weekly at Darling Square.
    • VIC – Wednesday at 6-7pm at the Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre.
  • AIYA ACT hosts Weekly Gamelan classes every Monday, 6-8pm, at the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia!
  • AIYA NSW is hosting the “Indonesia-Australia Banking Forum: Driving Australian Investment in Indonesia” event on 23 April at 5.30pm. The event will be held at Sydney Startup Hub – Investment NSW. Book your seat here
  • Bring your own plate and enjoy the picnic with AIYA WA for Nongkrong at the Park @King’s Park, Perth on 28 April, 1pm. Interactive games from Indonesia and Australia will mesmerise your weekend. Don’t miss the chance and register here.
  • AIYA Victoria, in collaboration with the Krakatoas Football Club, is proud to present AIYA Victoria’s Footy Week 🏈: a series of event that begin on the 24th April and culminate on the 28th April with an AFL Practice Session and social BBQ. Recognizing the cultural significance of ANZAC 🇦🇺 week and the ANZAC day footy match, AIYA Victoria will pay homage by hosting a series of events and catch ups related to AFL:
    • Wednesday April 24th, 6-7pm – AFL Culture Language Exchange : A group discussion and introduction to AFL culture 🧐 – at the Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
    • Thursday 25th April, from 12:30pm – ANZAC day match watch party – A BYO food and drink public meetup and watch party for ANZAC day match
    • against Collingwood and Essendon – most likely at Federation Square depending on the weather.
    • Sunday 28th April, 1:30pm-4pm – AFL Practice Session and BBQ 🌭with the Krakatoas Football Club – at Fawkner Park, South Yarra (TBC based on weather conditions 🌧️).
    • Head on over to the humanitix page for more info and to register 👉🏻 Here
  • Join AIYA NSW for an evening of lively connections and meaningful conversations at their casual speed networking event in the Courtyard @The Terminus, Pyrmont, on May 1st! Whether you’re a student, professional, or simply eager to expand your network, this event offers the perfect opportunity to meet like-minded individuals, exchange ideas, and forge new friendships. Don’t miss out on this exciting chance to build bridges across cultures and communities while enjoying refreshments in a relaxed atmosphere. Let’s connect and grow together!
  • The University of Sydney is hosting its annual Politics in Action forum 2024: Mapping Southeast Asia’s Political Landscape that features timely analysis of political affairs in six Southeast Asian countries. The forum will be held on 9 May at 12-4.30pm  Education Lecture Theatre 351, Education Building, The University of Sydney Camperdown campus, and livestreamed on USYD Facebook page. Register here.
  • Have interest in contemporary art? Come to contemporary art from Indonesia curated by Elly Kent @16albermarle Project Space / @Delmar Gallery, 4 May – 29 June. Stay tuned on 16albermarle Project Space / Delmar Gallery Instagram.
  • Bali Spirit Festival has become a major crowd puller thus strengthening cultural vibrancy, and overall vitality of Bali and greater Indonesia. The 4-day mega event will begin from 1 May and will end on 5 May, 2024. So if you are looking for Classical Hatha Yoga, traditional Javanese dance and more, then Bali Spirit Festival is the perfect place for you. Book your ticket ASAP here and check the terms and conditions here for further details.


  • NAILA has published their 2024 information pack! Take a look at their competition this year, including their sub-questions for each category and prize money here.
  • AIMEP (Australia-Indonesia Muslim Exchange Program) is calling for applications! Calling all emerging Muslim community leaders, activists, and changemakers from Australia and Indonesia! This is your opportunity to engage in rich dialogue and build meaningful networks with fellow emerging leaders and changemakers from Australia and Indonesia. Applications close on 13 May. Apply here.
  • Macquaire University is now open scholarship opportunities for all eligible students from ASEAN countries who commence their studies in 2024 and 2025. Special for chosen early acceptance scholarships will be valued at AUD $10,000 per year for the duration of your Bachelor’s or Master’s coursework degree (AUD $5,000 will be credited each session). Apply here
  • SKALA (Sinergi & Kolaborasi untuk Akselerasi Layanan Dasar Kemitraan Australia-Indonesia) is having few opportunities:
    • Procurement & Contract Specialist, due on 28 April. Apply here.
    • Internship Round 2 application and selection: June-July, with internship period: September-November. More information here.
  • The International Internships’ ProBuddy program is now open. Want to be a mentor and a friend for an Australian university student so that they can comfortably adjust to life in Indonesia? Don’t miss the chance to grab more benefits and also the certificate on completion of the program. Apply here ASAP.
  • ANU study grants:
    • Visiting Fellows Programs 2024 will open shortly to assist Indonesian academics to visit Australia for scholarly work. Stay tuned here.
  • AIYEP (Australia-Indonesia Youth Exchange Program) 2024 is now taking expressions of interest for AIYEP 2024! ✨Established in 1982, AIYEP links youth (21-25 years old) in Australia and Indonesia through social, professional, and cultural exchange. See here for more information or submit your Expression of Interest here for Australians.
  • The Australia-Indonesia BRIDGE School Partnerships Program connects Australian and Indonesian schools in a structured school partnership to foster international connections and build intercultural understanding. Each year, 10 Australian and Indonesian schools are invited to join the BRIDGE program to establish a new partnership. Each school can nominate up to two educators from any faculty to participate in the program and manage the relationship with their Indonesian/Australian partner school. For Australian schools, apply here by 15 April 2024.
  • Join Asia Society Australia in identifying and celebrating leaders who have created a positive impact in Australia’s relations with Asia. Now in its fourth year, the Melbourne Asia Game Changer Awards is a grassroots initiative that platforms under-recognised individuals from the community who have made a meaningful contribution to advancing Australia-Asia relations. Nominations close on 19 April 2024. More information here.
  • ACICIS Professional Practica applications are now open until 3 June! Undertake professional placements, field trips, language classes, seminars and more – $4000 grants are also available. Apply now.
  • Murdoch University is offering a PhD scholarship to an international scholar of exceptional talent to undertake doctoral research that will contribute to further strengthening the links between Australia and Indonesia and to building peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region. The scholarship is valued up to AUD249,900 for 3-4 years. Apply here by 31 July.
  • PWC Corporate Tax internships based in Jakarta are now open. As an Intern / Trainee, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Apply here.
  • Applications for numerous ACICIS Study Indonesia programs are open! Get an enriching study experience in Indonesia with semester-long and short programs. AUD3,000-AUD7,000 New Colombo Plan grants available. More information here.
  • Apply for an Australia Awards Scholarship, experience a world-class education and become an agent of change for the development!  The groups comprise people with disabilitywomen from disadvantaged backgrounds and individuals from equity target provinces. Applications close on 30 April at 20.59 WIB. Applying is now even easier through a single application form at this link.
  • ANU is offering a course on introduction to Indonesia’s economy and policy environment. This is a chance to learn from world experts on the Indonesian economy in a two-day intensive course. More info here.
  • Australian Volunteers is temporarily suspending overseas placements but are continuing to support partner organisations through remote volunteering. If you’re interested in volunteering in-country then check-out a range of opportunities here.
  • The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is opening various job opportunities. Check here.
    • DFAT has established the Emerging Markets Impact Investment Fund (EMIIF) which seeks to support development ideas across the Indo-Pacific region. If you have a bright development idea consider applying for support here.
  • Development Intelligent Lab is looking for Project Assistant. The primary purpose of this position is to support The Lab to implement its programme of activities and assist in the day-to-day running of the organisation. $55,000 – 60,000 per annum, Fixed Term 12 Months. See here for more details
  • Indo Beyond Borders (IBB) is an Indonesian tutoring service, where language learning goes beyond the textbook. Join IBB and embark on an immersive learning experience that’s as dynamic and vibrant as Indonesia itself. Here to check more information
  • Join Prospera talents community and become a part of a thriving network of professionals like you! Sign up today by dropping your CV here and shape the future with Prospera!
  • KIAT (Kemitraan Indonesia Australia untuk Infrastruktur) is opening various employment opportunities and current tenders. Find out here. KIAT works with its government partners across Indonesia to deliver a range of large and small projects to improve access to infrastructure for all Indonesians.
  • Murdoch University is offering a PhD scholarship to an international scholar of exceptional talent to undertake doctoral research that will contribute to further strengthening the links between Australia and Indonesia and to building peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region. It will be hosted by the Indo-Pacific Research Centre (IPRC) and must align with their research priorities. Apply by 31 July here.
  • The Australian Government is receiving applications for the Working Holiday Maker program that allows young adults to have a 12 month holiday, during which they can undertake short-term work and study. More info here
  • The Australian National University Indonesia Project is offering a number of grants and fellowships. Find out more about the opportunities: Ruth Daroesman Graduate Study Grant, Student Research Grants, Collaborative Research Grants, and Visiting Fellow Grants.
  • The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) helps grow Australia’s prosperity by delivering quality trade and investment services to businesses, accelerates growth in Australia’s tourism sector and promotes Australia’s education to the world. Find a list of  available vacancies here.
  • The Jakarta Bintangs is an Australian Football Club with membership open to anyone, beginners are most welcome. The club organises games throughout the year, mostly in Jakarta, with occasional games across Indonesia and overseas. Tours are planned to Bali, Batam, Vietnam and Thailand this year. Training is mostly held at Lapangan Bola Aldiron in Jakarta on Saturday or Sunday afternoons. On occasion, training sessions are also held Thursday nights in the GBK complex. To keep up to date with the training schedule follow them on Instagram @jakartabintangs. For more information click here.

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