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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Canberra, Australia
January 27, 2021

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Canberra, Australia (January 27, 2021)


Locations: U.S. Embassy, Canberra, ACT, Australia

Event:  A demonstration is expected to take place on January 28, 2021 between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm (expected duration: 30 minutes). The local Ethiopian community intends to protest the violence in Tigray. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the protest.


Actions to Take: 

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations. 
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests. 
  • Monitor local media for updates. 
  • Keep a low profile.


  • U.S. Consulate General, Sydney, Australia

Level 10, MLC Center

19-29 Martin Place, Sydney, NSW 2000

Telephone: (02) 9373-9200

Email: SydneyACS@state.gov

Website: https://au.usembassy.gov/

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