Welcome to the Papua New Guinea
Australia Alumni Association


The Papua New Guinea Australia Alumni Association (PNGAAA) is one of the most recognised associations in the country. Established in 2006, the Association provides support to Papua New Guineans who have studied in Australia or with Australian government support in PNG. It is a network designed to keep alumni connected with each other and with Australian institutions and people.




Notice of 2021 Annual General Meeting

The biennial alumni conference is happening this year! Under the theme: Leadership and Innovation in Papua New Guinea’s New Normal, the conference will provide an opportunity for alumni to address the challenges COVID-19 has brought to the country under various important sectors and will introduce important domestic solutions to our economy and livelihoods during these uncertain times. There are five conference session themes: public health, education and training, business, industry and enterprise, agriculture and food security and tourism and hospitality in the new normalThe conference flyer contains details of the conference and an expression of interest form can be downloaded here. The abstract for the alumni conference is available here.

View upcoming webinars and professional development workshops for 2021

Applications for the Women Mentoring Initiative are closed now. This new initiative is a collaboration between Australia Awards in Papua New Guinea and the PNGAAA.

Applications for the latest round of the Alumni Grants Scheme are closed now. Applications related to the COVID-19 response are strongly encouraged and will be considered as they are received.

2021 Membership Renewal

Update on PNGAAA activities from President Dr Janet Rangou

2020 Annual General Meeting agenda

President’s 2019 Annual General Meeting report

2019 PNGAAA Financial Report

2019 Annual General Meeting Minutes








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