Australian Ambassador to the Philippines, His Excellency Steven J. Robinsons, attends Friendship Tree Planting at Brgy. Punta Bilar, Surigao City.

On October 24, 2021, the Friendship Tree Planting was held at Sitio Looc, Brgy. Punta Bilar. It was attended by the Australian Ambassador to the Philippines, His Excellency Steven J. Robinsons, PCOO Sec. Martin Andanar , Surigao City Mayor Ernesto Matugas Jr, , AO and party, other local officials and PGSDN Australian Awards Scholars Alumni and Training Program Beneficiaries.

The activity is part of the Philippines-Australia Friendship Caravan launched for the 77th Commemoration of the historic Battle of Surigao Strait and the 75th celebration of the ties between the Philippines and Australia.