Expat Guide to Living in Sydney
Whether you're already living in Sydney or preparing to move to Sydney, our Expat Guide to Living in Australia offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Sydney. For answers to specific questions, visit our Australia Forum to talk with expats in Sydney.
Explore ideas for expats on how to move to and settle into life in Sydney, Australia. This cosmopolitan city has all kind of cultural activities and picturesque landscapes, but it isn't always easy for expatriates.
More Culture Shock Reports for Sydney
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Sydney handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Sydney:
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Living Overseas Report
What are people's priorities in Sydney - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Help other expats and people moving to Sydney by filling out our Living Overseas Report.
Submit a Living Overseas Report
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
More Moving to Sydney Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Sydney? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Sydney? Below are some of the responses from expats in Sydney:
Submit an International School Review
Reviews of Schools in Sydney
Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Sydney. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Sydney:
Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report
Dream vs. Reality of Living in Sydney Reports
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Sydney. If you are already living in Sydney, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not. Below are some of the reports from expats in Sydney:
Overseas Retirement Report
Retiring abroad can be a great option for retirees seeking their dream lifestyle at an affordable price. Help other retirees, who are thinking about retiring in Sydney by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report
Having a Baby in Sydney Reports
How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Sydney? Below are some of the reports from expats in Sydney:
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Sydney? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Sydney? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report