Donald Trump's first visit to Australia as president has been called off less than a week after Prime Minister Scott Morrison invited him down under.
The pair planned for the American leader to visit during a call to congratulate Australia's newest Prime Minister last weekend.
The U.S. President announced on Friday that he will skip the meeting with Asian leaders in Singapore as well as Papua New Guinea and instead travel to Europe in November.
Donald Trump's (pictured) first visit to Australia as president has been called off less than a week after he spoke to Scott Morrison
It is believed Vice President Mike Pence will come to Australia in his absence.
Mr Trump was expected to visit Australia in November as part of a tour that included stops in Singapore for the East Asia Summit and Papua