Apply for the ThisisFINLAND’s Foreign Correspondents’ Programme 2020
Have you always wanted to visit Finland? Have you ever wondered about Finnish society and the Finnish way of life? If you’re a young journalist or social media influencer, you might have a chance at a once-in-a-lifetime Finnish experience!
Updated Visa Code to apply from 2 February 2020
The EU is revising its Visa Code in order to facilitate visa procedures for travellers and to respond more effectively to the challenges posed by illegal migration. Finland will start applying the new Visa Code on 2 February 2020 together with other Schengen countries.
Finnterns: Goodbye Leeni!
Leeni left our team some time ago, but before she left, we asked her to sum up her experience Down Under. As our final trainee of 2019, Leeni had the chance to be a part of our flagship event the Finnish Crazy Games and coordinating the Embassy’s involvement in the Girls Run the World initiative. We wish Leeni the best of luck for the future!
Travelling during the bushfire season
The official Australian bushfire season is from October 1 to March 31. If you are travelling during the bushfire season, a fire could affect you. Bush and grass fires often cross roads and highways. Smoke can reduce visibility and roads may be closed without warning. Make sure you have all the information you will need to keep safe.
Hometown Secrets: Lappeenranta
The team here at the Embassy hail from all corners of Finland. We thought it was only right they share some of the best-known secrets from the places they call home. In the latest edition of this series, our intern Leeni Varis shares insight about her charming hometown on the shore of Lake Saimaa, Lappeenranta.
Meet Team Finland’s Mark Stafford, the Honorary Consul for Finland in Vanuatu
This series includes a quick questionnaire to help you get to know Team Finland's network of people promoting Finland in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific. In this edition, we introduce Mark Stafford, the Honorary Consul for Finland in Vanuatu.
— 10 Items per PageShowing 1 - 10 of 142 results.