Foreign Affairs and Trade
The Editorial Advisory Board advises the Minister for Foreign Affairs on the Documents on Australian Foreign Policy project to document the evolution of Australia's external relations. The Minister for Foreign Affairs appoints a Chair and members for fixed terms.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Cabinet

  • Paid Members?

    No

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    2 April 1971

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Peter Varghese AO 25 October 2019 30 June 2023
Member Prof. Joan Beaumont 25 October 2019 30 June 2023
Member Prof. Christina Twomey 25 October 2019 30 June 2023
Member Mr. Alan Oxley 25 October 2019 30 March 2023
Member Prof. Shirley Scott 25 October 2019 30 June 2023
Member Prof. James Curran 25 October 2019 30 June 2023
Member Prof. Joy Damousi 25 October 2019 30 June 2023
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