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The Australian Government is now operating in accordance with the Caretaker Conventions, pending the outcome of the 2022 federal election. During the Caretaker period, comments have been disabled on this account. More info: pmc.gov.au/caretaker
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A multi-agency operation has seen ABF partner with @AusFedPolice, @WA_Police and ACIC to seize 320kg of cocaine in WA, leading to the arrest of two men, and sending a strong message to organised crime groups that they can’t smuggle drugs into 🇦🇺. More: abf.gov.au/newsroom-subsite/…
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Thanks for the shout-out @DFATVic. We❤️our Detector Dogs and all the great work they do to protect Australia's border from prohibited and restricted goods, but even they wouldn't have detected you tagging us in this tweet.
Australian Border Force operate a world leading Detector Dog Program in Melbourne. Last Friday, they gave diplomatic representatives from Japan, US, NZ and India a briefing. Although there is an important international collaboration aspect to the work, the puppies were a hit too!
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Save the date: 🇦🇺 is proud to host a side event at @CCPCJ on advancing women's leadership in customs and law enforcement - featuring @AusBorderForce and @UNODC_WCO_CCP Women's Professional Development Programme. ➡️ Join us at 9am on 18 May through the #CCPCJ31 online platform
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🥳 Our Container Control Programme - Women's Professional Development Programme recently received a global Gender Award from the @UNODC! The program was recognised for strengthening #genderinclusivity & empowering female officers in law enforcement. More: unodc.org/unodc/en/gender/ne…
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#HMASArarat recently conducted interoperability activities with Australian Defence Vessel #OceanProtector while deployed near Christmas Island during #OpResolute. 💪 Read the full story story ➡️: bit.ly/38Ej7MX @AusBorderForce @DeptDefence #YourADF
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We are happy to welcome back international cruise ships to our waters. If you’re taking a cruise to Australia, you will need to complete a Maritime Travel Declaration (MTD) before boarding your vessel. More: homeaffairs.gov.au/covid19/v…
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Bakamla Chief, VADM Dr A’an Kurnia, exchanges souvenirs with ABF Commissioner, Michael Outram, and Commander MBC, RADM Justin Jones, during a working visit to ABF and MBC Headquarters in Canberra.
Kepala Bakamla RI Laksdya TNI Dr. Aan Kurnia bertukar cenderamata dengan Komisioner ABF Mr, Michael Outram dan Komandan MBC RADM Justin Jones dalam kesempatan kunjungan kerja ke Markas ABF dan MBC di Canberra. insta.trom.tf/p/Ccg-D_RvDHs/… #BakamlaRI
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You no longer need to provide a negative COVID-19 test before travelling to 🇦🇺 You still need to do a DPD & provide your vaccination status and unvaccinated travellers will still need to be in an exempt category or hold a valid exemption. More: homeaffairs.gov.au/covid19
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From 18 April you won’t need to provide a negative COVID-19 test before travelling to 🇦🇺 You’ll still need to do a DPD & provide your vaccination status and unvaccinated travellers still need to be in an exempt category or hold a valid exemption. More: homeaffairs.gov.au/covid19
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We recently conducted a joint exercise with the United State Coast Guard (@USCG) in Far North Queensland, focused on strengthening maritime security to ensure safe and secure trade and travel as well as reducing crimes committed at sea. More: abf.gov.au/newsroom-subsite/…
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The Australian Government is now operating in accordance with the Caretaker Conventions, pending the outcome of the 2022 federal election. During the Caretaker period, comments have been disabled on this account. More info: pmc.gov.au/caretaker
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Avoid unnecessary delays on arrival to Australia. Complete your Digital Passenger Declaration before you travel. For more info, visit homeaffairs.gov.au/covid19/d…
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To #KeepOurBorderSafe, we’ve launched the Australian Government Civil Maritime Security Strategy. This brings together agencies involved in civil maritime security to support a whole of Government approach to securing our maritime domain. More: homeaffairs.gov.au/about-us/…
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The Australian Border Force is proud to announce a five-year partnership with @AusHumanRights to further strengthen and improve workplace culture and inclusion within the organisation.
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Maritime Border Command partner with @kcgpr122 and we regularly collaborate as part of our whole-of-government commitment to #KeepOurBorderSafe 🇰🇷 🇦🇺   #MaritimeBorderProtection
The Korea Coast Guard is working hard to protect Korea’s maritime sovereignty today. This effort also includes close collaboration with various international partners such as Australia Border Force(ABF) #KeepOurBorderSafe #MaritimeBorderProtection #Koreacoastguard
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Ensure a smooth journey to 🇦🇺 with no delays on arrival. Complete your Digital Passenger Declaration before you travel. The DPD helps keep travellers and the community safe. More information: homeaffairs.gov.au/covid19/d…
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Illegal drug importers are walking on eggshells after we cracked this case. As part of Operation Eggshell, ABF officers discovered about 400kg of cocaine off the South Australian coast, the largest border controlled drug detection in SA history. More: abf.gov.au/newsroom-subsite/…
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.@ausgov has launched the statutory review of the landmark Commonwealth Modern Slavery Act 2018, which requires reporting entities to identify and address #modernslavery risks in their global supply chains and operations. For more information visit: homeaffairs.gov.au/about-us/…
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Avoid unnecessary delays on arrival to Australia. Complete your Digital Passenger Declaration before you travel. For more info, visit homeaffairs.gov.au/covid19/d…
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A 61-year-old Port Macquarie man will face court following an @AusBorderForce, @AusFedPolice & @AUSTRAC investigation into the purchase of items used to craft 3D firearm parts. More: abf.gov.au/newsroom-subsite/…
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