Australian Consulate-General
Hong Kong

Key Staff

Acting Consul-General

Janaline Oh has been acting Consul-General since October 2016. She arrived in Hong Kong in January 2014 as Deputy Consul-General. A career foreign service officer, she has had previous postings to Papua New Guinea, the European Union (Brussels) and at the Australian Embassy in Beijing.

Ms Oh’s last appointment in Canberra was as Director of G20 projects in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. She was previously Director of the United Nations and Commonwealth Section. She has participated in Australian official delegations to international negotiations on climate change and biological diversity, and to multilateral trade negotiations. Ms Oh has also represented Australia in negotiations to develop a comprehensive regional fisheries management regime in the Pacific islands. She has worked on Pacific islands economic development and governance issues, on which she has published a number of articles.

 Ms Janaline Oh


Ms Oh holds a Master of Arts in Modern and Medieval Slavonic Languages from the University of Cambridge, and a Master of Public and International Law from the University of Melbourne. She speaks Mandarin, French and Russian. She is married with two children.

Executive Team


 Janaline Oh
 Acting Consul-General

 Ken Gordon
 Deputy Consul-General

 Damien Dunn
 Consul (Consular & Management) 

 Sam Guthrie
 Senior Trade Commissioner

 Zoe Williams
 Consul (Immigration)

 Dean Hogarth
 Consul (Australian Border Force)

 Justine Gough
 Consul (Police Liaison) 

 Gavin McDougall
 Director, Public Affairs