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News and Events from the Embassy of Ireland, Austria


Song Writing Workshop in Vienna

28 April 2018

Talk song writing with Ray Heffernan (cowriter of the song “Angels” with Robbie Williams) and Gráinne Hunt who are presenting a workshop and concert in the Ruby Sofie Hotel and Bar in Vienna this Saturday!

Vacancy: Multilateral and Administrative Attaché

17 April 2018

Vacancy: Multilateral and Administrative Attaché

IBN Event: Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology

11 April 2018

IBN Event: Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology

Screening of In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America

27 March 2018

Screening of In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America followed by expert dialogue with H.E. Mr. Tom Hanney, Ambassador of Ireland and Univ. Doz. Dr.Finbarr McLoughlin, Institut für Geschichte der UniversitätWien.

The Future of Europe – The Irish Perspective.

14 March 2018

The Future of Europe – The Irish Perspective. A discussion by the Irish Minister for European Affairs Helen McEntee

Vacancy: EU Presidency Liaison and Administrative Officer

13 March 2018

The Embassy of Ireland in Vienna is seeking an EU Presidency Liaison and Administrative Officer

St Patrick's Day Parade and Programme

13 March 2018

St Patrick's Day Parade and Programme

A Night of Irish Storytelling and Music – Emerald Isle by Mosaïque

09 March 2018

A Night of Irish Storytelling and Music – Emerald Isle by Mosaïque

Launch of Irish poet Neil McCarthy's new book

16 February 2018

Irish poet Neil McCarthy will launch his debut collection of poetry on Saturday 17 February at the Ruby Marie Hotel.

Irish Soprano Anne Marie Sheridan performing in Vienna.

01 February 2018

Irish Soprano Anne Marie Sheridan performing in Vienna.

Schottenfest Vienna 2017

28 November 2017

Schottenfest Vienna 2017

Music Distillery

08 November 2017

Music Distillery

Ambassador Hanney to open Lerchenfelder Night Market

14 September 2017

Ambassador Tom Hanney will open this year’s Lerchenfelder Night Market this Thursday evening, 14 September, Ceija-Stojka Platz at 18:00.

Vienna Pipes and Drums celebrate their 20th Anniversary

09 September 2017

The Vienna Pipes and Drums who played so wonderfully in our St. Patrick’s Day Parade this year are celebrating their 20th Anniversary with a concert of Scottish bagpipe and folk music.

Irish Artist Conan Dynes Exhibition Opening this Thursday

07 July 2017

A new solo exhibition titled “Chicken or the egg?” by Irish Artist Conan Dynes opens this Thursday, 7 September at 19:00, Stern Studio Gallery, Mayergasse 7/2, 1020 Vienna.

The Social and Economic Impact of Brexit on Britain’s European neighbours

16 May 2017

On Thursday 18 May 2017, Ambassador Hanney has to honour to speak at an event co-organised by the Vienna Irish Business Network and the WU (Wirtschaftsuniversität) Executive Academy.

Extension of the Irish Studies Agreement with the University of Vienna

24 April 2017

The Embassy is proud to announce an extension of the Irish Studies Agreement with the University of Vienna for another two years.

New Online Passport Application System

11 April 2017

Irish Citizens who are over 18, and have previously held an Irish Passport can now apply for their Passport Book and/or Passport Card online.

St. Patrick's Day Cultural Programme

15 March 2017

The Embassy is delighted to present the cultural programme featuring history, literature and the Irish language. This will take place in the more intimate surroundings of the Ottakringer Brewery’s Goldfassl Magazin. We are delighted to have such a high level programme and we would be delighted if you would join us. 

Download our St. Patrick's Day Festival Booklet

Exhibition of Renowned Irish Artist Eamon Colman

23 February 2017

This Friday 24 February, renowned Irish artist Eamon Colman will open a new exhibition in the Stern Studio at Mayergasse 7, 1020 Wien.

Bord Bia Marketing Fellowship and Origin Green Ambassador programmes

15 February 2017

The Bord Bia Marketing Fellowship and Origin Green Ambassador programmes are part of an innovative suite of talent development programmes run in conjunction with UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School which also serve to support the Irish food sector on a global scale.

Successful applicants on both programmes will have their tuition fees fully paid, in addition to receiving a bursary towards living expenses.

IFOBS Conference 2017

03 February 2017

The International Flann O’Brien Society is proud to announce Acting Out: The IV International Flann O’Brien Conference, an international conference on the theme of performance, theatricality, and illusion in Flann O’Brien’s writing, hosted by the Department of English Studies at Salzburg University, 17-21 July 2017.

Irish violinists join Mosaique for a celebration of Bohemia

25 January 2017

On Tuesday, February 7th, violinists Maighréad McCrann and Aileen Dullaghan will join the Mosaique team as they take an unconventional look at the music of Bohemian composer Antonín Dvoƙák.