Need to Know

Swimming Safety

While studying in Aus, you’re probably having a few daydreams about heading to the beach, or perhaps to your local creek or swimming pool? No one blames you! A day spent at one of Australia’s… Read more

The Overseas Students Ombudsman

This article has been supplied by the Overseas Students Ombudsman.  An Ombudsman is a person who helps people who have problems with Australian businesses and government agencies. There are different Ombudsmen for different businesses and… Read more

Staying Safe – The Essentials

While Australia is generally a safe place, there are some simple, but important things all international students should do to look out for themselves during their stay . Here are the essential things that you… 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