Learning to Swim

Australia has so many beautiful beaches, rivers, and lakes that you should visit. Whether it’s surfing, swimming, fishing or just playing with friends you are guaranteed to have a great day. But if you aren’t confident… Read more

How to Combat Loneliness in a Foreign Country

The feeling of loneliness, for most international students in a foreign land, is essentially the absence of a ‘comfort zone’. You may try to recreate what things were like back home by making friends with… Read more

Contraception and Safe Sex – What are the Options?

Sexual health is a major, yet sometimes embarrassing, topic for young people to understand. We spoke to our friends at Globe Medical to help provide some information about the contraceptive options available to students in Australia: Prior… Read more

5 Ways to Stay Fit this Winter on a Budget

We all know how important it is to maintain an active lifestyle – but joining a gym can be expensive. Here are 5 ways to keep fit and active over winter without blowing your budget. 1. Skip The… Read more

Medical Treatment in Australia

Illness and medical issues are always hard, especially so in a new country. Understanding the medical system in Australia means you will get the right heath care sooner. General Practitioner (GP) In Australia, a doctor is… Read more

Health Issues Faced by International Students

Everyone experiences illness from time to time. We have identified some of the main health issues for international students and some great advice so you can take care of yourself and stay healthy. Sexual Health –… Read more

Getting Fit In Your City

Learn about the best locations to get fit around your city. Why not take advantage of Australia’s beautiful climate and work out outdoors? Our city maps will show you the best free fitness spots around your city.