The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trading office in Canberra has reportedly been evacuated amid reports of a bomb threat.
News of the evacuation came through just before 2.30pm.
Photos on social media show dozens of office workers and public servants gathering in an open grassed area outside the building.
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— Phoebe Bowden (@PhoebeBowden) July 6, 2016
DFAT public servants out on the grass after being evacuated pic.twitter.com/Ztk5cju1HH
— Michael Koziol (@michaelkoziol) July 6, 2016