Tourism Australia appointed Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra as the first Indian woman ambassador to be a part of their 'Friend of Australia' (FOA) panel.
The Friend of Australia recognition was presented to Parineeti for her contribution to promote Australia.
Tourism Australia’s Friends of Australia program helps to harness the power of globally influential individuals who have a genuine affinity with Australia.
Parineeti explored Australia’s aquatic and coastal experiences, rugged outback, unique wildlife and its incredible variety of world-class food and wine offering. Being a lover of nature and adventure, Parineeti’s trip to Brisbane, Gold Coast and Ayers Rock ventured into exotic and adventurous activities such as whale watching cruise, meet the dolphins, surfing, SkyPoint adventure climb, helicopter flight over the Ayers Rock (Uluru), Harley Davidson ride, aboriginal experiences, and witness the spectacular 'Field of Light' installation in the Red Centre of Australia, among many others.