Presidential Visits to Australia

President Cities visited Remarks Dates
Lyndon B. Johnson Canberra
Melbourne
Sydney
Brisbane
Townsville
State visit; met with Governor General Casey and Prime Minister Holt. 20 OCT 1966
to
23 OCT 1966
Lyndon B. Johnson Canberra Attended funeral of Prime Minister Holt and conferred with other attending heads of state. 21 DEC 1967
to
22 DEC 1967
George H.W. Bush Sydney
Canberra
Melbourne
Met with Prime Minister Keating and senior Australian officials; addressed the Australian Parliament. 31 DEC 1991
to
3 JAN 1992
William J. Clinton III Sydney
Canberra
Port Douglas
State Visit. Addressed joint meeting of Parliament and visited the Great Barrier Reef. 19 NOV 1996
to
23 NOV 1996
George W. Bush Canberra Met with Prime Minister Howard and addressed Parliament. 22 OCT 2003
George W. Bush Sydney Attended APEC Leaders’ Meeting. 3 SEPT 2007
to
8 SEPT 2007
Barack H. Obama Canberra
Darwin
Met with Prime Minister Gillard and addressed Parliament. First President to visit the Northern Territory. 16 NOV 2011
to
17 NOV 2011
Barack H. Obama Brisbane Attended the G20 Leaders’ Summit 15 NOV 2014
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16 NOV 2014