Visit to Republic of Korea and the Philippines

Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, will travel to the Republic of Korea and the Philippines from 6 to 8 September.

Minister Payne will meet with Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon and Minister for National Defense, Song Young-moo, in Seoul on 7 September to further enhance our bilateral relationship with the Republic of Korea, Australia’s fourth largest trading partner, and advance our broader security and defence interests in the region.