Press Release

Expenses for Official Visit to Australia incurred by Minister Frances Fitzgerald

In March 2011, Minister Frances Fitzgerald represented the Irish Government in Australia and New Zealand for St Patrick’s Day. Minister Fitzgerald was accompanied by her private secretary. Details of the costs associated with the visit are set out on the table below.


  • The Embassy provided cars and accommodation where available (Canberra)
  • The Agencies met the cost of events they organised.
  • Any additional costs not yet invoiced will put on the website when available.
  • Currency conversions are correct at time of printing.