Forumsee - Australia and Oceania https://travel.forumsee.com/a/m/c/travel-australia-oceania-13034 Job Opportunities..... https://travel.forumsee.com/v/job-opportunities-1206175 Hi I’m after any information that might benefit me as regards to, initially working in Australia, I appreciate the 457 is to be abolished in match, only to be replaced by 2 new visas, I’m inte... Sat, 27 Jan 2018 00:45:38 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/job-opportunities-1206175 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-27T00:45:38Z Happy Australia Day 2018! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/happy-australia-day-2018-1206123 Happy birthday to the best country in the world! You guys are as close to paradise on Earth as it gets. Enjoy your holiday and your birthday Fri, 26 Jan 2018 21:24:43 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/happy-australia-day-2018-1206123 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-26T21:24:43Z Western Australia Dive Planning - Advice Needed https://travel.forumsee.com/v/western-australia-dive-planning-advice-needed-1205996 Hello divers, I've already booked my flights from 19.03.2018 till 19.04.2018 to Perth. Since I'm an experienced diver with 15+ years I'm interested in dive spots, that offer more than average. I... Fri, 26 Jan 2018 17:05:38 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/western-australia-dive-planning-advice-needed-1205996 Australia 2018-01-26T17:05:38Z I want to start my own business https://travel.forumsee.com/v/want-start-business-1205462 Not a fan of mainstream work culture. What would be some practical business ideas? Thanks in advance! Thu, 25 Jan 2018 19:41:34 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/want-start-business-1205462 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-25T19:41:34Z Private versus Public School in Australia https://travel.forumsee.com/v/private-versus-public-school-australia-1205245 Is this a recent development and clearly evident of the times we live in when first time parents start planning education before a child is even conceived? Never heard this until recently, th... Thu, 25 Jan 2018 10:06:11 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/private-versus-public-school-australia-1205245 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-25T10:06:11Z Move on to Change Australia Day https://travel.forumsee.com/v/change-australia-day-1205244 Happy Australia Day everyone for tomorrow. The Perth mayor expects some 300,000 to attend the riverside fireworks here in the City of Perth, and a platform of Aboriginal music, as usual, will prece... Thu, 25 Jan 2018 10:06:05 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/change-australia-day-1205244 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-25T10:06:05Z Australia - Limited time so what to choose between Sydney and GBR https://travel.forumsee.com/v/australia-limited-time-choose-sydney-gbr-1204117 Hello, I am going to Australia for the first time and will be spending a couple of weeks in Sydney.with the family. Unfortunately my daughter is too small and my wife doesnt really dive/snorkel ... Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:30:05 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/australia-limited-time-choose-sydney-gbr-1204117 Australia 2018-01-23T20:30:05Z Career advice needed https://travel.forumsee.com/v/career-advice-needed-1204101 Hi guys, I hope this is in the right place, me and my partner are planning to head over to aus later this year, Shes an australian citizen by birth therefore i will be applying for a part... Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:19:39 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/career-advice-needed-1204101 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-23T18:19:39Z Thinking about Newcastle https://travel.forumsee.com/v/thinking-newcastle-1204100 After visiting Sydney twice in the past year I feel like my mind is made up and that is where I want to live. Only problem is how expensive it is to buy a house. Somebody suggested to me that... Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:19:33 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/thinking-newcastle-1204100 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-23T18:19:33Z 1.7-Billion-Year-Old Chunk of North America Found Sticking to Australia https://travel.forumsee.com/v/billion-year-old-chunk-north-america-sticking-australia-1204042 and we want it back! https://www.livescience.com/61490-ch...australia.html Tue, 23 Jan 2018 15:01:05 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/billion-year-old-chunk-north-america-sticking-australia-1204042 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-23T15:01:05Z Getting closer to moving day https://travel.forumsee.com/v/getting-closer-moving-day-1203864 Only a medical (how bloody much) and police report to add to visa application now. What’s the best and worst bit about being there, and as I’ll be out on my birthday own for the first 2 month... Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:44:16 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/getting-closer-moving-day-1203864 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-23T08:44:16Z Neil Diamond cancels Australian concerts https://travel.forumsee.com/v/neil-diamond-cancels-australian-concerts-1203802 Neil Diamond, about to embark on the Australian leg of his 50th Anniversary Tour, has been diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease and is unable to continue touring. Diamond was to appear at the outdoor... Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:25:18 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/neil-diamond-cancels-australian-concerts-1203802 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-23T05:25:18Z Can any give me links to good websites for finding new build houses in Wellington? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/links-good-websites-finding-new-build-houses-wellington-1203034 Hi All, We are actively looking at Wellington in a big way and are looking at all the ranges of houses to be found there. Can anyone give me links to new build houses (eg the NZ equivalen... Mon, 22 Jan 2018 03:19:34 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/links-good-websites-finding-new-build-houses-wellington-1203034 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-22T03:19:34Z BMS/Controls Engineer - SOL? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bms-controls-engineer-sol-1203033 Hi There, I am planning on moving to Australia in a couple of years, The profession I work in is BMS Building Management Systems also known as Building Controls Engineer. I work in all aspects... Mon, 22 Jan 2018 03:18:42 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bms-controls-engineer-sol-1203033 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-22T03:18:42Z Are they still valid https://travel.forumsee.com/v/valid-1202517 We came over in 2008 and in 2010 we all got our returning residents visas to stay. My eldest left in 2011 and his brother left in 2013. Can they still come back and live ?? Neither w... Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:30:28 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/valid-1202517 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-21T08:30:28Z What do I do to make a move from uk to australia https://travel.forumsee.com/v/make-australia-1201941 Hi, I'm sorry if this post is very vague.. My partner, myself and our two young children are looking to move from the uk to Australia in the near future. We've spoke about it for so long but ju... Sat, 20 Jan 2018 12:49:40 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/make-australia-1201941 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-20T12:49:40Z Calling UK emergency services from abroad https://travel.forumsee.com/v/calling-emergency-services-abroad-1201940 Hi all, Is it possible to call the UK emergency services (999) from Australia? I have family there that live alone and are getting on a bit. They let me know each day that they are OK - I'm ju... Sat, 20 Jan 2018 12:49:27 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/calling-emergency-services-abroad-1201940 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-20T12:49:27Z Skype Interviews https://travel.forumsee.com/v/skype-interviews-1201328 Hi, Please can anyone offer any help / input on Skype Interviews! My other half is set to have one if her application is successful with Auckland DHB. Has anyone got an idea what type o... Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:24:45 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/skype-interviews-1201328 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-19T16:24:45Z News, Lifeguard drone completes world-first ocean rescue https://travel.forumsee.com/v/news-lifeguard-drone-completes-world-ocean-rescue-1201018 Australia's 'Little Ripper' drone has saved a pair of swimmers caught in rough seas in what's thought to be a world-first rescue operation. Lifeguards were busy testing the UAV off Lennox Head as p... Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:59:48 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/news-lifeguard-drone-completes-world-ocean-rescue-1201018 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-19T02:59:48Z Backpacking Australia March 2018 https://travel.forumsee.com/v/backpacking-australia-march-2018-1200719 Hi, I am traveling to Australia in March on a granted 12 month tourist visa. I am planning to travel solo for now and hopefully will meet a travel buddy along the way. I plan on volunteering for ho... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:17:12 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/backpacking-australia-march-2018-1200719 Australia / New Zealand & The Pacific - Travel Forums - Travellerspoint 2018-01-18T15:17:12Z Form Australia-Individual 2003 Form https://travel.forumsee.com/v/form-australia-individual-2003-form-1200591 Hi everyone, Hope for some assistance please. I have just completed "Form Australia-Individual 2003" form for United Kingdom/Australia Double Taxation application, nowhere on the form doe... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:30:30 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/form-australia-individual-2003-form-1200591 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-18T10:30:30Z Snowbird In Perth From USA https://travel.forumsee.com/v/snowbird-perth-usa-1200560 Planning on arriving in Perth next October, staying 4 months. Is it reasonable, with prior planning and several phone calls to a reealtor, to expect to be able to rent a furnished apartment within... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:25:16 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/snowbird-perth-usa-1200560 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-18T07:25:16Z Nervously Excited... https://travel.forumsee.com/v/nervously-excited-1200078 Hi All, I’ve just signed up to the forum and am looking for some up to date information. My wife and I are just starting the process of migrating to Australia. We’re looking to move to ... Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:15:52 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/nervously-excited-1200078 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-17T15:15:52Z 5th Anniversary https://travel.forumsee.com/v/5th-anniversary-1199865 Hi All, its that time of the year where I come out of the woodwork to let you know I'm still got a pulse. few things to catch up on since last time, at long last got a better job. well ac... Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:11:08 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/5th-anniversary-1199865 NZ Update : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-17T06:11:08Z What it is like living in Melbourne! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/like-living-melbourne-1199648 Hello! I live on the Mornington Peninsula in Melbourne. We have been here nearly 10 years! I am originally from Yorkshire in the UK! I create a daily vlog on You tube documenting my daily life here... Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:14:13 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/like-living-melbourne-1199648 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-16T21:14:13Z Public secondary schools in CHCH? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/public-secondary-schools-chch-1199397 Hi, We're a family of 4 with two boys (13 and 12) moving to CHCH in late June and we're in the process of looking into public secondary schools. In particular, we're thinking about Burnside or... Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:14:45 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/public-secondary-schools-chch-1199397 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-16T12:14:45Z Offered a dream job in auckland https://travel.forumsee.com/v/offered-dream-job-auckland-1199025 Hi All, After a fee months of back and forth with a prospective employer, I've been offered a job in NZ, me and my family are now starting the big task of getting over there. I'm waiting ... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:13:57 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/offered-dream-job-auckland-1199025 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-15T18:13:57Z Bring Caravan from UK https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bring-caravan-1199024 Hi can anyone tell me if I would be able to sell a caravan easy as I am thinking of bringing one over in a container when I move next Spring but only to sell and pay for my container? Is caravanin... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:13:50 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bring-caravan-1199024 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-15T18:13:50Z Help with Taxation Information https://travel.forumsee.com/v/help-taxation-information-1199022 Hi, was wondering if anyone can educate me on the Double Taxation form. My wife took out a trivial commutation on a small UK pension. If i recall the first 25% was tax free, then she payed Tax on t... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:12:52 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/help-taxation-information-1199022 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-15T18:12:52Z Waitomo glowworm caves https://travel.forumsee.com/v/waitomo-glowworm-caves-1199015 Hi everyone, I really want to go to see the glow worms, any recommendations on a tour company to use? I am looking for a tour that picks you up in Auckland Thanks Sent... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:42:47 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/waitomo-glowworm-caves-1199015 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T17:42:47Z Perth: Top Rating for 2018! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/perth-rating-2018-1199014 From the CNN cable news in late December, they had this headline: ?best places to visit in 2018? with these highlights regarding Perth: ?Oft overlooked in favor of Sydney and Melbourne, Perth seems... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:42:10 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/perth-rating-2018-1199014 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T17:42:10Z Need Help For Albany, Australia https://travel.forumsee.com/v/need-help-albany-australia-1199013 I was thinking about a morning at the ANZAC center and the afternoon at Middleton Beach We'll be in port from 7 am to 4 pm. I know the center opens at 9. Thought we'd be there at opening, a... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:42:03 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/need-help-albany-australia-1199013 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T17:42:03Z Need to Buy a GPS in New Zealand https://travel.forumsee.com/v/need-buy-gps-new-zealand-1198823 We are flying into New Zealand and starting our trip in New Zealand. We need to buy an inexpensive Garmin GPS there. Any suggestions for good stores to hit. DON Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:43:09 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/need-buy-gps-new-zealand-1198823 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:43:09Z Looking for Tasmania Info - Burnie Tours - Cradle Mountain or Not https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looking-tasmania-info-burnie-tours-cradle-mountain-1198822 This will be our second trip to Tasmania. Our first was only a stop in Hobart and we went to Mt Field and the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, both of which we enjoyed very much and made me want to com... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:43:02 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looking-tasmania-info-burnie-tours-cradle-mountain-1198822 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:43:02Z Melbourne Port to Airport https://travel.forumsee.com/v/melbourne-port-airport-1198821 We will be flying to Perth after our cruise in Feb and wondered if the cruise Ship (Golden Princess) put on coached to the airport or failing that how much it would cost for a taxi from the dock ? ... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:42:18 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/melbourne-port-airport-1198821 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:42:18Z Aussie Top End: Great for 2018? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/aussie-end-great-2018-1198820 From the New York Times Travel Section coming this Sunday, they have this headline: ?52 Places to Go in 2018? with these highlights for this part of Australia: ?Australia?s remote Top End ? the no... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:42:11 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/aussie-end-great-2018-1198820 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:42:11Z Tasmania's Dining Gets Attention! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/tasmania-s-dining-gets-attention-1198819 From the New York Times Travel Section coming this Sunday, they have this headline:?52 Places to Go in 2018? with attention and highlights also regarding Tasmania and its food options: ?Long known ... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:42:05 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/tasmania-s-dining-gets-attention-1198819 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:42:05Z New Zealand 16 day cruise live https://travel.forumsee.com/v/new-zealand-day-cruise-live-1198818 For anyone interested, I have a thread documenting my cruise to New Zealand onboard the Norwegian jewel. https://boards.cruisecritic.com.au/s...php?t=2582110# Sent from my SM-N950F using T... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:41:58 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/new-zealand-day-cruise-live-1198818 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:41:58Z How much time to allow at Sydney airport for flight to US at 7:30 pm on a Thursday https://travel.forumsee.com/v/time-allow-sydney-airport-flight-thursday-1198817 Do I need to get to the Sydney airport 3 hours ahead to get through security and make my flight? Thank you for any information! Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:41:20 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/time-allow-sydney-airport-flight-thursday-1198817 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:41:20Z Bonorong Wildlife Park Tasmaia https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bonorong-wildlife-park-tasmaia-1198816 We will be four so wonder if getting a taxi to the Park is the best way to do this and how long would the drive take eac way who come from UK and never been here before Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:41:13 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bonorong-wildlife-park-tasmaia-1198816 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-15T08:41:13Z Some Advice Needed re: Bogans and car parking https://travel.forumsee.com/v/advice-needed-bogans-car-parking-1198449 Hi. For those not in NZ please be aware that there are a lot of bogans around. Chav like people who have no class, manners or common courtesy. My neighbour was having some do today and lots o... Sun, 14 Jan 2018 15:26:38 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/advice-needed-bogans-car-parking-1198449 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-14T15:26:38Z applying for and receiving a UK passport while not having residential address https://travel.forumsee.com/v/applying-receiving-passport-having-residential-address-1197859 Hello B. Expats, A question. Has anyone (in Aus.) applied for and received a UK passport renewal while not having an actual residential address because they were living in a vehicle at the ti... Sat, 13 Jan 2018 11:36:57 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/applying-receiving-passport-having-residential-address-1197859 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-13T11:36:57Z East Coast Australia March https://travel.forumsee.com/v/east-coast-australia-march-1197479 I am travelling to Australia in March on a year long working visa. I am visiting family just north of Melbourne first before I set off to do the East Coast. I'm wondering what the best option is be... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 20:48:41 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/east-coast-australia-march-1197479 Australia / New Zealand & The Pacific - Travel Forums - Travellerspoint 2018-01-12T20:48:41Z Can’t access my old account! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/can-t-access-old-account-1197089 Hi! I have had to log in as a new user as I could not log into my old account - can’t remember password or what email I registered under. Is there anyone that can help me?! I am wanting to post ... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 06:28:44 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/can-t-access-old-account-1197089 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-12T06:28:44Z URGENT! Help me make a choice...Should I continue or quit studying! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/urgent-help-make-choice-continue-quit-studying-1197088 The requirements to study in Australia is to pass 5 subject in O levels and two subjects in A levels(class 12). I took physics and maths in A levels. I hoped my grades would be good but I've failed... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 06:28:37 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/urgent-help-make-choice-continue-quit-studying-1197088 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-12T06:28:37Z Shipping my motorcycle to NZ.....?! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/shipping-motorcycle-1196617 Hello all, New to this forum and thought I would be great to jump on since my wife and I are moving to NZ in a few months. She is a kiwi and Im a brit so I can get my residency through her thankful... Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:24:58 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/shipping-motorcycle-1196617 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-11T11:24:58Z Settling in to the kiwi workplace https://travel.forumsee.com/v/settling-kiwi-workplace-1196336 I came across a small pamphlet I thought might be helpful to new migrants which I have linked to below. Quote: Compared to migrant employees from other parts of the wo... Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:55:04 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/settling-kiwi-workplace-1196336 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-11T01:55:04Z Need for HGV drivers https://travel.forumsee.com/v/need-hgv-drivers-1196335 Hi guys, I'm a former UK Royal Marine looking to find work on a working visa out in NZ. My trade was that of a driver and has since given me the experience and qualifcations driving all kinds ... Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:54:57 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/need-hgv-drivers-1196335 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-11T01:54:57Z Hoping to move to Australia https://travel.forumsee.com/v/hoping-australia-1196333 Hi, me and my partner are looking into going to Australia on a working visa. I’m 22, a qualified beauty therapist and he’s 23 and has a HGV 1 license. We know that neither of our jobs are on the sk... Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:53:39 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/hoping-australia-1196333 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-11T01:53:39Z What's the best thing about where you live? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/what-s-best-thing-live-1196332 May be a little pointless but I need cheering up. Can't sleep at all for fear of my surgery in a few hours (It's nearly 2am here). I ruptured a tendon in my foot so I'll start it off by saying... Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:53:33 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/what-s-best-thing-live-1196332 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-11T01:53:33Z Tasmania compared to Vancouver Island https://travel.forumsee.com/v/tasmania-compared-vancouver-island-1196268 Here in Hobart on holiday such a beautiful and pristine place.Tasmania reminds me of Vancouver Island in terms of topography and nature. In fact they could be twins. Anyone else think so? Wed, 10 Jan 2018 22:36:19 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/tasmania-compared-vancouver-island-1196268 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-10T22:36:19Z Driving hours https://travel.forumsee.com/v/driving-hours-1196102 Any body know the driving restrictions for driving hours work related. Leaving Auckland Thursday night around 7pm to catch cook strait ferry 3am to destination in Blenheim by 7.30am and return j... Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:18:30 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/driving-hours-1196102 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-10T16:18:30Z Thoughts on Adelaide? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/thoughts-adelaide-1196101 Hi, We may be moving to Adelaide and would love to hear your experiences, good or bad, so we can be prepared ?? Many thanks, Mary x Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:17:25 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/thoughts-adelaide-1196101 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-10T16:17:25Z Australian School System compared to UK https://travel.forumsee.com/v/australian-school-compared-1196100 Hi, Looking for advice on the main differences to expect from the school system in Australia (SA) when moving between from the UK? Mary x Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:17:18 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/australian-school-compared-1196100 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-10T16:17:18Z UK or Australian Migration Agent https://travel.forumsee.com/v/australian-migration-agent-1196099 Hi, I'm from the UK and wandered if it's more beneficial to use a U.K. based agent or one in Australia? Many thanks, Mary x Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:17:12 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/australian-migration-agent-1196099 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-10T16:17:12Z Fast Track Passport after Ceremony https://travel.forumsee.com/v/fast-track-passport-ceremony-1196098 Well the day has finally come to attend my citizenship ceremony, after one missed date, many emails between DIBP which all did not help as not in the country. I remember see a few posts of her... Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:17:00 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/fast-track-passport-ceremony-1196098 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-10T16:17:00Z Move to Sydney or New York? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/sydney-new-york-1195486 Hi there, So I have been offered a job both in Sydney and New York and I am torn which one to select. Both are roughly undertaking the same role, but the Sydney role is offering more money. ... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:28:43 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/sydney-new-york-1195486 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-09T12:28:43Z How Is Bruce/Sheila Fearing In Modern Australia? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bruce-sheila-fearing-modern-australia-1195317 It is increasingly obvious Australia with generation gone from being one of the most equal societies on earth to increasingly one of the more unequal. Bruce, of course a common term used in U... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:20:58 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/bruce-sheila-fearing-modern-australia-1195317 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-09T03:20:58Z Perth Capital Of Cool, Must Visit City https://travel.forumsee.com/v/perth-capital-cool-visit-city-1195316 Eat your hearts out Sydney and Melbourne. You are yesterdays news. Old hat in other words. Perth has been declared The Capital Of Cool. A must visit city for 2018. A global destination choice... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:20:52 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/perth-capital-cool-visit-city-1195316 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-09T03:20:52Z Nurse Graduates Miss Out In Perth https://travel.forumsee.com/v/nurse-graduates-miss-perth-1195315 Hundreds of WA nurses have missed out on graduate programs at public hospitals this year. WA Health Department figures show that only 39% of 1589 registered nurses who applied for this years 1... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:20:46 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/nurse-graduates-miss-perth-1195315 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-09T03:20:46Z study in Australia free counselling https://travel.forumsee.com/v/study-australia-free-counselling-1195069 Study Masters in Australia with Scholarship , and Newedge is offering to Part time job Assistance, Airport pickup and Accommodation assistance Scholarship will be available for more details please... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:03:17 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/study-australia-free-counselling-1195069 Australia & New Zealand - TravelBanter 2018-01-08T15:03:17Z 1115am international flight. Enough time after disembarking? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/1115am-international-flight-time-disembarking-1194891 I would like to book a flight out of Sydney to LAX at 11:15am on the morning we disembark from the Ovation of the Seas. Will I have enough time to make the flight if we disembark by 7am? We have th... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:04:26 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/1115am-international-flight-time-disembarking-1194891 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:04:26Z Is waiheke island new zealand worth a visit? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/waiheke-island-new-zealand-worth-visit-1194890 Hi fellow cruisers. Going to visit Auckland soon on a cruise and wondering what to do there. Just read an article about waiheke island and it sounds great. Anyone out there that has been, is it w... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:04:18 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/waiheke-island-new-zealand-worth-visit-1194890 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:04:18Z Recommendation for Excursion at NZ Bay of Islands? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/recommendation-excursion-bay-islands-1194889 Heading to NZ on HAL Noordam in March. Have excursions picked out for all stops except Bay of Islands. There's a lot to do there, but nothing jumping out at me. Reluctant to go with full-day on ... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:04:11 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/recommendation-excursion-bay-islands-1194889 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:04:11Z Help need for Sydney tours and sightseeing https://travel.forumsee.com/v/help-need-sydney-tours-sightseeing-1194888 We will be in Sydney for 3 days before flying to Ayres Rock? Any suggestions for guided tours or places we must see. Thanks. Sent from my iPad using Forums Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:04:04 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/help-need-sydney-tours-sightseeing-1194888 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:04:04Z Do Cabs in Sydney Accept Credit Cards https://travel.forumsee.com/v/cabs-sydney-accept-credit-cards-1194887 We are disembarking from our cruise in Sydney and plan to take a cab to the airport. That is the only time that we will be in Australia. Will we be able to charge our cab ride or do we have to ge... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:03:57 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/cabs-sydney-accept-credit-cards-1194887 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:03:57Z Picton, NZ & Wine Tasting At Giesen https://travel.forumsee.com/v/picton-wine-tasting-giesen-1194886 Hi All. We will be in Picton for a day whilst on a cruise in September. Have booked an Avis hire car so that we can have lunch and do some tasting at Giesen. How long should I allow to get from Pic... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:03:50 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/picton-wine-tasting-giesen-1194886 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:03:50Z Auckland to Paihia driving https://travel.forumsee.com/v/auckland-paihia-driving-1194885 We arrive in Auckland early on Tuesday Feb 6 which I've since learned is a national holiday. We will be driving from there to Paihia where we're staying for three nights. What will the drive be l... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:03:13 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/auckland-paihia-driving-1194885 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:03:13Z Blue Mountains: Top Attention! https://travel.forumsee.com/v/blue-mountains-attention-1194884 From the Boston Globe travel section this morning, they have this headline: ?Eight top travel destinations for 2018? nice highlights for this Australia attraction near Sydney. Here are some k... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:02:59 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/blue-mountains-attention-1194884 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:02:59Z Melbourne Tour Company -Escape Discovery Adventures- Stay Away https://travel.forumsee.com/v/melbourne-tour-company-escape-discovery-adventures-stay-away-1194883 0 friends - 1 review 1/7/2018 Booked a private tour with Paul Anderson owner on Sept. 3 for an 8 hour tour for 6 of us and on Dec. 3 he opened my tour up to get more people... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:02:52 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/melbourne-tour-company-escape-discovery-adventures-stay-away-1194883 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:02:52Z Shuttles and taxis from NZ cruise ports https://travel.forumsee.com/v/shuttles-taxis-cruise-ports-1194882 We are traveling in April on the HA Noordam. I realize this question has been addressed in the past for some ports, but want to get current information. Several of our ports do not appear to be w... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:02:15 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/shuttles-taxis-cruise-ports-1194882 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-08T07:02:15Z NZ vacation https://travel.forumsee.com/v/vacation-1194809 I'm heading to New Zealand in February. This will be a sight-seeing and visiting friends trip, and I would like to fit in some diving. I only have 3 weeks in NZ and plan to stick to the North Islan... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 03:25:52 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/vacation-1194809 New Zealand 2018-01-08T03:25:52Z moving furniture https://travel.forumsee.com/v/moving-furniture-1194695 Hi I want to move some furniture from Melbourne to Gippsland unfortunately my car does not have Tow Bar so I cant hire a trailer. Was looking for hiring a ute, but all sites i checked ... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 23:54:08 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/moving-furniture-1194695 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-07T23:54:08Z We're coming back ? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/we-re-coming-1194504 Long story short, we've decided that we were much happier in NZ and are going to return. We left NZ in June 2015. We had residency but because we've been out of the country too long that is now v... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 14:38:20 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/we-re-coming-1194504 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-07T14:38:20Z Norton Antivirus Support for Australia Client https://travel.forumsee.com/v/norton-antivirus-support-australia-client-1194206 Norton Support is a third party service provider company in Whole Australia. If you are users in Norton and are you facing any issue related Norton. Just make a call or connect our free service pro... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 22:49:15 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/norton-antivirus-support-australia-client-1194206 Australia & Oceania - Travel Forums - TravBuddy 2018-01-06T22:49:15Z UK Paramedic to Adelaide https://travel.forumsee.com/v/paramedic-adelaide-1194178 Hi, My husband has an interview with South Australia Ambulance Service coming up and would be grateful to hear from anyone who has been through the interview process and can offer any advice? ... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 20:21:26 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/paramedic-adelaide-1194178 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-06T20:21:26Z Tax laws... bringing money to aus https://travel.forumsee.com/v/tax-laws-bringing-money-aus-1194019 Hi guys. Sorry if this is a silly question. Does anyone know what the tax laws are in regards to bringing a large sum of money over to aus? I have a couple of hundred K to start setting me up over ... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 11:37:48 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/tax-laws-bringing-money-aus-1194019 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-06T11:37:48Z Looking for a Beach Town https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looking-beach-town-1193977 I am wondering if anyone can recommend some Beach cities that are similar to Newport Beach, California (climate, atmosphere, social life, activities, beach, culinary diversity, etc) or if not at le... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 08:25:03 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looking-beach-town-1193977 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-06T08:25:03Z Skilled independent 189 https://travel.forumsee.com/v/skilled-independent-189-1193830 I am looking to begin the visa process in May 2019, although stupidly I have had a recent traffic offence were I failed to provide a breath specimen. Does anyone know if this will stop me from obta... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 02:27:58 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/skilled-independent-189-1193830 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-06T02:27:58Z Horse riding for kids https://travel.forumsee.com/v/horse-riding-kids-1193829 I am looking for horse riding for kids in melboune. I dont want classes.. it is just one time thing does anyone know where can i find such thing? thanks Sat, 06 Jan 2018 02:27:51 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/horse-riding-kids-1193829 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-06T02:27:51Z Greyhound east coast Australia how soon to book journey? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/greyhound-east-coast-australia-soon-book-journey-1193277 Two of us are travelling between Cairns and Sydney (in stages of course!!) in April 2018 by bus and wondered how quickly buses got booked up. Fri, 05 Jan 2018 02:47:34 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/greyhound-east-coast-australia-soon-book-journey-1193277 Australia / New Zealand & The Pacific - Travel Forums - Travellerspoint 2018-01-05T02:47:34Z UK v NZ grocery shopping comparison https://travel.forumsee.com/v/grocery-shopping-comparison-1193136 We spent £50.25 at Aldi last week, out of that I could find items totalling £36.64 with a close match on the Countdown website. They're not exact matches but as close as I could find whether that b... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 22:24:09 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/grocery-shopping-comparison-1193136 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-04T22:24:09Z 189 visa. Studying in oz and student finance https://travel.forumsee.com/v/189-visa-studying-student-finance-1193132 Hey so if we come on a 189 visa...Could my husband complete his nursing degree in oz? Do they do 'student finance' equivalent? I know he can study there on a 189 but what about the funding ele... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 22:22:30 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/189-visa-studying-student-finance-1193132 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-04T22:22:30Z ATMs at Sydney Airport https://travel.forumsee.com/v/atms-sydney-airport-1192896 Will be arriving on an international flight and was wondering where I could find ATMs at the airport. Would rather get some AUD using an ATM than the money exchange booths. Thanks! Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:45:02 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/atms-sydney-airport-1192896 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:45:02Z NZ ports Tauranga and Auckland - can i fit this all in? self drive https://travel.forumsee.com/v/ports-tauranga-auckland-fit-self-drive-1192895 Will be on the Sun Princess in March - There are so many things I would like to do in Tauranga, and am trying to figure out if I can put some together in one day. Looking to rent a car at the po... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:44:55 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/ports-tauranga-auckland-fit-self-drive-1192895 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:44:55Z What Should I Do for Airlie Beach? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/airlie-beach-1192894 I am going to Airlie Beach on Feb. 25 on the NCL Jewel. The ship arrives at 7:00 am and leaves at 5:00 pm. I have looked at all the offerings for boats to the various beaches at Airlie Beac... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:44:48 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/airlie-beach-1192894 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:44:48Z Uber from White Bay terminal, Sydney https://travel.forumsee.com/v/uber-white-bay-terminal-sydney-1192893 Just want to confirm that I can get an Uber from White Bay Terminal upon disembarking. i.e. Uber's are allowed to pickup/drop off passengers from White Bay. We are going to Central Station and ... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:44:11 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/uber-white-bay-terminal-sydney-1192893 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:44:11Z Visa for Japan https://travel.forumsee.com/v/visa-japan-1192892 In July our family is travelling from Belgium to Tokyo in Japan where we will stay for a few days and then take the Diamond Princess from Tokyo via 4 other Japanese Ports and Busan in South Korea e... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:44:04 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/visa-japan-1192892 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:44:04Z Dunedin Port https://travel.forumsee.com/v/dunedin-port-1192891 The ship docks at Port Chalmers about 18klm from Dunedin the Ship transport bus to town cost US$10 US$20 return when you go to the departure shed go to bottom right corner to exit walk 100 yds cro... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:43:57 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/dunedin-port-1192891 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:43:57Z Making locals from Australia with US ATT international plan? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/making-locals-australia-att-international-plan-1192890 OK, I feel stupid asking this, but I Googled it and can't find a good answer. I have ATT cellular service and will be using their international plan which is $10 a day to use my phone minutes ... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:43:20 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/making-locals-australia-att-international-plan-1192890 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:43:20Z Trip Report NCL Jewel: Sydney to New Zealand https://travel.forumsee.com/v/trip-report-ncl-jewel-sydney-new-zealand-1192889 My wife and I had a wonderful time visiting Sydney and sailing on the NCL Jewel roundtrip around New Zealand stopping at Melbourne, Milford/Doubtful/Dusky Sound, Dunedin, Akaroa, Wellington, Napier... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:43:13 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/trip-report-ncl-jewel-sydney-new-zealand-1192889 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:43:13Z Great Barrier Reef sightseeing by plane https://travel.forumsee.com/v/great-barrier-reef-sightseeing-plane-1192888 I?ll arrive in Arlie Beach on Radiance of the Seas on April 2nd and would like to take a flight over the Great Barrier Reef. Shore excursion on Royal Caribbean is $369 pp so I?m searching for somet... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:43:06 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/great-barrier-reef-sightseeing-plane-1192888 Australia & New Zealand 2018-01-04T12:43:06Z Mental health Nurse in New Zealand https://travel.forumsee.com/v/mental-health-nurse-new-zealand-1192612 This is my first post, I am a band 5 mental health nurse on my third pay increment. I currently work in early intervention in psychosis. I have searched for early intervention jobs in New Zealand a... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 03:39:00 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/mental-health-nurse-new-zealand-1192612 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-04T03:39:00Z Herald reporting house prices https://travel.forumsee.com/v/herald-reporting-house-prices-1192611 NZ-wide house asking prices rise to record high Realestate.co.nz spokesperson Vanessa Taylor now defines "market" based on "asking" prices. Since November 2017 selling prices in my area... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 03:38:53 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/herald-reporting-house-prices-1192611 New Zealand : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-04T03:38:53Z Think I might be coming to Oz https://travel.forumsee.com/v/think-coming-1192414 Have had a left field offer that I am very tempted by, just want a little help and alignment of expectations. The position will be in Port Macquarie, any thoughts on this area much appreciated. Pac... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 18:24:50 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/think-coming-1192414 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-03T18:24:50Z Living Expenditure in Sydney https://travel.forumsee.com/v/living-expenditure-sydney-1192413 Hi All, I want to have some info regarding the living expense in Sydney. I am Indian and have my wife, one and half year old son. I will get around 5500$ after tax monthly. We enjo... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 18:24:44 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/living-expenditure-sydney-1192413 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-03T18:24:44Z British citizen - can I give birth in Australia? https://travel.forumsee.com/v/british-citizen-birth-australia-1192412 Hello, So I’m absolutely desperate to live with my lovely Nan in Australia. She is 91 and like my mother, originally I always traveled to her and would stay the maximum my visa would allow, du... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 18:24:38 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/british-citizen-birth-australia-1192412 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-03T18:24:38Z Looking for Beach Town Most Like Newport Beach https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looking-beach-town-like-newport-beach-1192359 My wife and I (upper 20's) currently live in newport beach CA and simply love the lifestyle. We are seconds from the beach and walk or hop on the beach cruisers for most of our daily activities on ... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 15:06:00 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looking-beach-town-like-newport-beach-1192359 Australia and New Zealand Forum - Relocation, Moving, Local City Discussions - City-Data Forum 2018-01-03T15:06:00Z Looks like I am coming to the Oz https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looks-like-coming-1192045 So I received a bit of a left field offer early December for a position in Port Macquarie, offer is very good on the face of it but would like to get some feedback on some aspects of Australia so h... Tue, 02 Jan 2018 23:47:39 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/looks-like-coming-1192045 Australia : British Expat Discussion Forum 2018-01-02T23:47:39Z East Coast Aus / North & South Islands NZ - Jan-March 2018 https://travel.forumsee.com/v/east-coast-aus-north-south-islands-jan-march-2018-1191817 Anyone wandering up the East Coast of Australia during the course of January, or doing North Island of NZ (first half of Feb) or South Island (rest of Feb until mid-March)? I've been working in Syd... Tue, 02 Jan 2018 09:40:19 GMT https://travel.forumsee.com/v/east-coast-aus-north-south-islands-jan-march-2018-1191817 Australia / New Zealand & The Pacific - Travel Forums - Travellerspoint 2018-01-02T09:40:19Z