Consulate General in Melbourne

In 1968 an Honorary Consulate for Lebanon was established in Melbourne.

In 1978 it was replaced with a career Consulate.

In 1982 the Lebanese Cabinet of Ministers decided to raise the representation level in Melbourne to a Consulate-General and a decree was issued to that effect on 25/3/1983.

Following are the details of all the Consuls who took charge of the consulate since 1968 until now.



Mr. Joseph Mansour
Honorary Consul

Mr. Joseph Batrouney
Honorary Consul

Mr. Louis Fleyfel
Honorary Consul

Mr. Mounir Khreish
Consul
Aug 79 - 19/7/1980

Mr. Hesham Demashkieh
Consul-General
20/7/80 - 15/6/1983

Mr. Joseph Sayah
Consul a.i.
16/6/83 - 15/2/1984

Mr. Adnan Mansour
Consul-General
16/2/84 - 22/7/1984

Mr. Joseph Sayah
Consul-General a.i
23/7/84 - 10/7/1986

Mr. Moustapha Moustapha
Consul-General
19/7/86 - 12/12/1990

Mr. Tony Badaoui
Consul-General
13/12/90 - 6/11/1996

Mr. Jean Daniel
Consul-General
7/11/96 - 1/8/1999

Mr. Tannous Aoun
Consul-General
2/8/99 - 25/2/2002

Mr. Ghattas El-Hakim
Consul-General
26/2/02 - 11/2/2006

Mr. Jean Makaron
Consul-General
12/2/06 - 30/7/2007

Mr. Mohammed Skayni
Consul-General a.i
31/7/07 - 27/4/2009

Mr. Henri Castoun
Consul-General
28/4/2009 - 6/8/2012

Mr. Ghassan El Khatib
Consul-General
7/8/2012 -