The 49th National Day of the Sultanate of Oman was celebrated on Friday 22nd of November 2019 at Park Hyatt Melbourne from 5pm to 6:30om.
Over 130 diplomats, government officials, business and education as well as Omani students turned out to celebrate the milestone of the 49th National Day. Upon arrival guests were greeted into the Ballroom by their host His Excellency the Consul-General, Dr Hamood Al Wardi.
Guests were able to enjoy traditional Omani dates and coffee. Many enjoyed being served the sweets by Omanis dressed in their traditional outfits whilst viewing 8 framed beautiful photos that depicted the natural scenes and architecture of Oman. Guests had the opportunity to view new documentaries on Oman on the large screens.
The Consul General addressed the audience focusing on theme which was education. The most important aspect of the address was building bridges of cooperation in all aspects of the strengthening relationship shared between Oman and Australia.