Norway Related Links

Check out today’s weather in Norway: www.yr.no

Learn to speak NorwegianAre you planning a trip to Norway? www.visitnorway.com is a great site with lots of information and gorgeous pictures.

Would you like more information on Norway? www.norway.info

Norway – the official site in Australia: www.Norway.org.au

Norwegian Newspapers

Aftenposten is Norway’s largest largest newspaper, and is based in Oslo. Aftenposten has a long history of serious journalism.
www.aftenposten.no

Verdens Gang, generally known under the abbreviation VG, is a popular Norwegian tabloid newspaper.
www.vg.no

Dagbladet is another major daily newspaper based in Oslo.
www.dagbladet.no

On-line dictionaries

There are several Norwegian Online Dictionaries to be found on the net. One of our favourites is LEXIN. The LEXIN dictionaries have been developed especially for minority language pupils in the primary and secondary education and training in Norway. However, the dictionaries are also useful for others who would like to learn Norwegian. You will find simple explanations and examples of the entry word in everyday use – and much more. Try it!
http://lexin.udir.no

Norwegian Embassy and Consulates

The Royal Norwegian Embassy, Canberra.
17 Hunter Street, Yarralumla, ACT 2600, Australia.
Telephone: +61 2 6270 5700
Consular phone hours: Monday – Friday: 10am – 12 noon
Email: emb.canberra@mfa.no
Consular matters email: emb.canberra.consular@mfa.no

Adelaide – South Australia
Royal Norwegian Consulate
19 Bennet Avenue, Melrose Park, SA 5039
Monday-Friday 08:30-16:30
+61 8 8277 1070
petter@finmark.com.au

Brisbane
Royal Norwegian Consulate
Level 10, Concorde House
217 George Street, QLD 4000
Monday-Friday 09:00-12:00 and 14:00-16:00
+61 7 3229 0492
peter@tobin.net.au

Fremantle (Perth) – Western Australia
Royal Norwegian Consulate
20 Mews Road, Freemantle, WA 6160
Monday-Friday 09:00-12:30 (By appointment only)
+61 8 9435 9099
norwegian.consulate@wilh.com.au

Hobart – Tasmania
Royal Norwegian Consulate
Groom Kennedy Lawyers and Advisors
Level 1, 47 Sandy Bay Road, Hobart, TAS 7000
Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00 (By appointment only)
+61 3 6221 4830 (Consulate)
+61 4 3830 7831 (Consul)
jekennedy@groomkennedy.com.au

Melbourne
Royal Norwegian Consulate General
Suite 208, 1 Princess Street, Kew, VIC 3101
Mon., Tue., Thu., Fri. 10:00-14:00
+61 3 9853 3122
norwegianconsulate@bigpond.com

Sydney
The Royal Norwegian Consulate General,
Wilhelmsen House, 102 Dunning Avenue, Rosebery, NSW 2028
Monday-Friday 09:30-13:00 (By appointment only)
+ 61 2 8338 5216
sydney.norway@wilh.com.au

17th of May – Norway’s National Day

Every nation has its national day, but maybe few as enthusiastically and uniquely celebrated as May 17th. The National Day is not only celebrated all over Norway – but wherever Norwegians find themselves on that day. Even in Australia!

Norway's National Day Celebrations

Norway’s National Day Celebrations

 

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