Things to do

Welcome Dinner Project

Want to be invited into a local Australian household for a dinner celebration, alongside locals and other newly arrived people to Australia?

Walk Together for Freedom

‘ON OCTOBER 21 WE WILL WALK TOGETHER FOR FREEDOM’ Walk Together is Welcome to Australia’s annual national celebration of Australia’s diversity, designed as a tangible expression of the welcoming, fair and compassionate society they are committed to building. It is more… Read more

Yum Cha – A Brunch of Dumplings

Yum Cha is Cantonese for ‘heart’s delight’. Learn about everything you need to know about this exciting Chinese style of dining.

The Australian Festivals Guide

Australians love a good festival and no matter what you like to do for entertainment, there is bound to be a festival perfect for you. Dance all day and all night, eat foods from around… Read more

Playing Sport in Your City

Australians are very passionate about playing sports. Joining a sporting club is a great way to get fit, meet people and be a part of the community. Find a sport and club that’s right for… Read more

Music in Your City

No matter what style of music you love there is a big, exciting new world out there for you to discover in the clubs, bars, pubs, stadiums, concert halls and outdoor venues of your new… Read more

Watching and Playing Sports In Your City

Australians are passionate about watching and playing sports of all kinds and the climate is ideal for year-round sporting activities. Watching Sports Get excited, grab some mates and watch the professionals do it, either at home… Read more

Explore Your City

The best way to find out what makes your new hometown special is to get out there. Grab your friends, or head out on a solo mission, and find your new favourite places. Whether it’s… Read more

Top 10 Things to do During Your Holidays

As Australia’s favourite time of the year draws near, indulge with these great ideas for you and your friends! 1. See a movie under the stars at Moonlight Cinema With venues across six cities, the… Read more

Great Value Gold Coast

This article has been provided by YHA Australia, Australia’s largest budget accommodation network.  Check out their website for bookings and accommodation reviews. There’s so much more to the GC than skyscrapers and theme parks, as… Read more

20 Melbourne Cheap Eats Under $10

This article has been provided by YHA Australia, Australia’s largest budget accommodation network.  Check out their website for bookings and accommodation reviews.   You don’t need a stash of cash to eat well in Melbourne…. Read more

29 Fun Things to do Without Alcohol

Not every night can be a ‘big-night-out’. And besides, there are so many things to do in this wonderful world that don’t involve alcohol! So without further ado, here are 29 awesome things you can… Read more

Dating Apps for International Students

In case Pokedates or Tinder aren’t for you, we’ve rounded up some of the best dating apps for international students in Australia. Salaam Swipe Salaam Swipe is designed specifically to help Muslims meet other Muslims…. Read more

7 Music Festivals Worth Traveling Interstate For

This article has been provided by YHA Australia, Australia’s largest budget accommodation network.  Check out their website for bookings and accommodation reviews.     Just because the party isn’t coming to you doesn’t mean you… Read more