Australia and Guyana formally established diplomatic relations in 1973. Australia’s High Commissioner to Trinidad and Tobago is accredited to Guyana.
Many famous Guyana cricketers are well known to Australians, including Clive Lloyd, Lance Gibbs, Roger Harper and Carl Hooper.
Resident Australian population born in Guyana (2016 Census) – 552
Australian residents of Guyanese descent (2016 Census) – 641
TEAM WEST INDIES
Our aim is to work with the Caribbean community to field a team in the AFI Touch Footy World Cup, an event which is held annually in Melbourne. The format of the World Cup is 9-a-side, mixed (men & women) and non-contact.
If you are of Caribbean descent and keen to represent the West Indies, please join the Team West Indies Facebook group.