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Leaving Family and Friends to Move to Australia

Making a life-changing decision doesn’t come easy. Sometimes it’s forced upon us by employment circumstances and sometimes it comes after long and protracted discussions...
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Pensions for Expats in Australia

For older couples moving to Australia, pensions are an important consideration and were until recently, the subject of much legal debate. Even if you are...
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Living in Melbourne

Melbourne remains one of the most popular places to live in Australia and was ranked the World’s Most Liveable City by the EIU in 2011. Melbourne...
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Job Hunting in Australia

So you've decided on a lifestyle change and want to make the huge leap to Australia, but getting that all important visa could be...
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Choosing Where to Live in Australia

With such large and varied regions across the Australian country, once you have made the decision that you will move out, the next thing...
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Best Places to Visit in Brisbane

With an average of 300 days of sun every year, Brisbane is the ideal place to enjoy an exciting and rejuvenating alfresco lifestyle. Over...
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Buying a Car in Australia

It is possible to buy a cheap second hand car in Australia, however the same caveats apply that would if you were buying a...
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Best Places to Visit in Melbourne

As Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne has a colourful nightlife that is going to keep even the most eclectic of tastes fulfilled. And with so...
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Childcare Options in Australia

The age that children start school in Australia varies from state to state. On average a child will usually start Kindergarten in the year...
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Running Your Own Business in Australia

emploAustralia is continuously trying to attract new and skilled business people into the country and if you are able to contribute to the improved...
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Renting a Place Down Under

Even when you are just renting, house hunting can be a lengthy and challenging process. There are always many factors that a potential renter...
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UK Visa Requirements for Working in Australia

Qualifying to visit or even live in Australia does not necessarily mean that you are automatically eligible to work in the country. Any UK...
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Ten Top Sydney Bars for British Expats in Australia

If you're thirsty and looking for a good night out, here's your guide to the best bars in Sydney. Whether you're looking for elegance,...
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How to Open an Australian Bank Account

If you are in the process of making that huge step and immigrating to Australia, there will be a thousand and one things going...
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Moving To Australia – Dealing with the Nerves

There may be a multitude of reasons why you are leaving the United Kingdom for the sunny shores of Australia. These could be economic,...
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How Does Australian Life Compare to the UK

Ask anyone contemplating moving the entire family down under what was the driving force behind their decision, and the chances are that their answer...