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Mr. Westmoreland Palon


Mr. Westmoreland Palon is the  Consul General of Malaysia in Melbourne, Australia since 7 December 2015.


He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1996 and before assuming this post was Counsellor at the Embassy of Malaysia in Santiago, Chile in 2010. He has also held the post of Second Secretary (Political), High Commission of Malaysia in Singapore in 2000 and First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Malaysia to the United Nations, New York in 2004.


He graduated from Hull School of Architecture, University of Humberside, UK with B.A. (Hons.) in Architecture and obtained an Advanced Diploma in Public Administration and Advanced Security Cooperation Course (ASC).


Mr. Westmoreland Palon is married and has five children.