Dating in Australia is a bit like driving through the outback. Sometimes it feels like everything’s going by very slowly, and there aren’t always clear road signs. You might feel a little lost. This is... Read more
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
Some nights you just want to keep things simple. If you’re interested in having a ‘dry night’ in Perth, then you’re in the right place – there’s a whole host of things to see and... Read more
International students have particular experiences and skills that make them stand out in a crowd of potential employees. It can be hard out there, though, so when you write resumes and meet employers, it’s good... Read more
A weekly roundup of scholarships for international students in Australia. Both undergraduate and postgraduate programs are included.
Tax time is nearly here, but it doesn’t have to be stressful. In fact, most international students look forward to tax time because many will get money back after completing their tax return. Why? If... Read more
On Saturday 28 October 2017, mosques all around Australia will be opening their doors to the public and inviting you to explore.
Have you ever found yourself wondering if your Aussie friends are making fun of you? Or have you wondered why your Aussie work colleagues would imply that they themselves are lazy, slobs or downright incompetent?... Read more
Want to know which jobs are popular with international students? We asked our friends over at OneShift to dig into their massive data set and tell us which jobs are the best matches for international... Read more
With the vast expanse of summer holidays lying ahead of you, you might now be wondering what to do with all the new-found time on your hands. Have you considered volunteering? With loads of options... Read more
Some helpful tips and facts about establishing a business while studying as an international student at an Australian institution.
Looking for a fun night out in Canberra, minus the drinking? Try some of these activities! Get close to nature The nation’s capital and its surrounds offer some of the country’s most peaceful camping grounds... Read more
Studying overseas is a great opportunity for personal and professional development; however, it can also lead to some significant mental health challenges.
Making friends with Australians is the best way to really experience your town from a local perspective and enrich your cultural understanding during your time here. There are many ways to meet locals – from... Read more
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
With the number of cyclists in Australia increasing, and the steps taken by major cities around the country to become more bicycle-friendly, it’s fair to say that Australians are a bike-loving country. Whether it’s a... Read more
Tutoring is a fantastic part-time job for international students. But how can students become tutors, and why is it such good work experience? We spoke to Ollie Crush, creator of online tutoring marketplace Tutorly (and... Read more
Upcoming international student events across Australia. Explore your education and employment options, learn about your new home and meet new friends.
Securing a graduate accounting role in Australia is hard work. There are specific pre-requisites you must attain, there are many other people you will compete with and it involves a lot more than just being... Read more
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