Community Information - Philippines

Capital City: Manila
Population: 100.1 million(World Bank 2014)
Currency: Philippine Peso (PHP)
Area: 300,000 km2

Philippine community in Australia:

At the end of June 2011, 183,010 Philippine-born people were living in Australia.

Remittance statistics:

The Philippines ranked fourth in the list of top recipient countries of recorded remittances in 2012.

World Bank (2012)
Estimated bilateral remittances: US$ 24.5 bn 
Estimated remittances from Australia to the Philippines: US$862 mn 

Click here for more remittance data.

Filipino Embassies & Consulates in Australia:

Philippine Embassy, Canberra

1 Moonah Place
Yarralumla ACT 2600

Ph: 02 6273 2535/36
Website: http://www.philembassy.org.au/

Philippine Consulate General, Sydney

Philippine Center, Level 1
27-33 Wentworth Avenue
Sydney NSW 2000

Ph: 02 9262 7377

Email: sydney.pcg@dfa.gov.ph 

Website: www.philippineconsulate.com.au

Philippine Honorary Consulate, South Australia

Level 1/204 Portrush Road
Trinity Gardens SA 5068

Ph: () 0434 911 202

Email: consul@philconsulatesa.com.au 

Philippine Consulate General, Brisbane

126 Wickham Street
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006

Ph: 07 3252 8215

Philippine Consulate General, Darwin

22 Mirrakma Crescent
Lyons NT 0810
P.O. Box 42457
NT 0811

Ph: 08 8927 3926

Email: philcon.NT@gmail.com 

Philippine Consulate General, Hobart

29 Argyle Street
Hobart Tasmania 7000

GPO Box 814
Hobart Tasmania 7001

Ph: 03 6213 5510
Email: consul@kriticos.com.au

Philippine Consulate General, Melbourne

Level 5 Suite 11a 11 Queens Road
Melbourne, VIC 3004

Ph: 03 9869 7182 
Email: info@philconsulate.com.au  Website: www.philippineconsulatevictoria.com.au

Philippine Consulate General, Perth

Unit 2/116 Mounts Bay Road
Perth WA 6000

PO Box 855
South Perth WA 6151

Ph: 08 9481 5666 Email: consul@iprimus.com.au 

Filipino Organisations in Australia:

Philippine-Australian Community Services Inc (PACSI)

http://www.pacsi.org.au/

Filipino Communities Council of Australia, Inc. (FILCCA)

http://www.filcca.org.au/

Philippine Community Council of NSW

http://www.pcc-nsw.org.au/uat/index.php/en/

Filipino Community Council of Victoria, Inc. (FCCVI)

http://www.fccvi.org.au

Filipino Media in Australia:

Ang Kalatas

http://kalatas.com.au

The Philippines Times

http://philtimes.com.au/

The Filipino Australian

http://www.thefilipinoaustralian.com

Bayanihan News

http://www.bayanihannews.com.au/

Filipin Oz directory

http://www.filipin-oz.com/

Philippine Community Herald

http://pcherald.com.au 

Filipino Radio SBS

http://www.sbs.com.au/ yourlanguage/filipino

Filipino Show, Radio 3ZZZ

http://www.3zzz.com.au/program-guide/filipino/1357282800/

Filipino Radio Brisbane                             

http://www.filipinobrisbane.com/

 PinoyRadio.com                      

http://www.pinoyradio.com/australia-station/