Australian Culture

Essential Aussie Food Experiences

11 essential Aussie food experiences that every international student must try: 1.  Pavlova Even though the true origins of this dessert are hotly debated, the Pavlova has been an Australian favourite for nearly a century…. Read more

A Brief Guide to the History of Australia

Australia is a diverse and fascinating country, with an Indigenous population dating back many thousands of years. This very basic overview is our starting point for international students wanting to know more about the nation’s background…. Read more

Australian Basics

Time Zones Three different time zones stretch across this vast country. Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST (UTC +10)) covers New South Wales (NSW), Queensland (QLD), Victoria (VIC), the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and Tasmania (TAS)…. Read more

Multicultural Society

Australia’s cultural influences are as vast and varied as the continent itself. The earliest “immigrants” came from Asia to Australia between 50,000 and 60,000 years ago, followed some time later by James Cook, who is… Read more