Malta’s prime minister has held talks with his Australian counterpart in Canberra.
Joseph Muscat and Malcolm Turnbull discussed the Commonwealth, Brexit and Malta’s close ties with Australia.
Mr Turnbull said Maltese-Australians played a huge contribution to Australian society.
He also thanked Dr Muscat for supporting a possible trade deal between the EU and Australia.
Earlier, the Prime Minister visited the Maltese community in Brisbane and urged them to be proud of their heritage.