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Expats Talk about What it's Like Moving to Australia

Moving to Melbourne, Australia

An expat in Melbourne wrote, "Look for an area convenient for your work and lifestyle. In Melbourne there's lots to choose from on both sides of the Yarra." (Read More)

Moving to Sydney, Australia

Another expat in Sydney advised, "Be aware of a few key things. One is rent is quoted weekly and while most of the time GST is included, we ran into a couple of places where it was not. The very modern apartment (1 year old) we are living in does not include heating or airconditioning. Meaning that there aren't even vents or a th" (Read More)

Moving to Sydney, Australia

An expat living in Sydney commented, "Do a bit of research on the web, and read about other people's experiences. There are quite a few things that are quite different to the US and will take some getting used to." (Read More)

Moving to Rockhampton, Australia

An expat in Rockhampton wrote, "My advice would be more based on a comparision of what they are used to with what it is like here.

For example, for me it was EXTREMEM CULTURE SHOCK. I was living in Detroit, very cold most of the time, lots of shopping, entertainment, sporting events etc. I moved to a place where it is "H" (Read More)

Moving to Sydney, Australia

Another expat in Sydney advised, "Look around a lot before you rent because the market is not very efficient. Most landlords are unwilling to make any improvements unless it is at the very high end of the market." (Read More)

Moving to Melbourne, Australia

An expat living in Melbourne commented, "Take at least 2 months to find a place and be prepared to see quite a bit of junk." (Read More)

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Moving to Australia

If you're moving to Australia, here's a primer on housing, healthcare, cost of living, choosing a neighborhood and more.

If you're moving to Australia, here's a primer on housing, healthcare, cost of living, choosing a neighborhood and more....

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Moving to Australia

If you're moving to Australia, here's a primer on housing, healthcare, cost of living, choosing a neighborhood and more.

If you're moving to Australia, here's a primer on housing, healthcare, cost of living, choosing a neighborhood and more....

Moving-To-AustraliaExpats Talk about What it's Like Moving to Australia

Already living abroad? Write a report about moving overseas to help people preparing to move abroad.

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