Live in Australia
Hear what students who have studied in Australia have to say about their experiences while they study and live in Australia.
Explore the vast country of Australia while you live in Australia. What better opportunity to experience Australia's diverse wildlife and landscapes?
While you live in Australia, take advantage of your time to travel around the country and experience life outside the main cities. Scuba or snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, stay with an
Aboriginal community, watch the sun rise at Uluru or get up close and personal with fairy penguins at Phillip Island. Click here to find out how to travel to Australia and get around Australia once you have arrived.
Not sure where you'll live in Australia? There are many housing options to suit your needs and budget such as homestays, sharing apartments, residential colleges or private accommodation. Find out about housing options for your study abroad experience in Australia.
We may speak the same language but Australia has its own distinct culture (and slang). To find out how to navigate life in Australia including social customs, making friends, and ordering food to avoid 'chucking a wobbly', click here. Knowing about Australian culture before you go will help you adjust to living in Australia..
Forget to pack an umbrella? Need to find an Australian sourvenir while you study and live in Australia? Click here to find out where to shop for everything from school supplies to snacks to sandals while you are living in Australia.
There's lots to do for fun while you live in Australia. See Cate Blanchett perform with the Sydney Theatre Company or experience Aboriginal art at the National Gallery of Art. There's also a thriving music scene and festivals to keep you entertained while you're studying in Australia. Click here to find out more.
Money and banking
How much money will I need? Will I need an Australian bank account? Those two questions are probably on your mind. Click here to find out how to manage your finances while you study and live in Australia.
Sports and recreation
Australians love their sport. There are tons of opportunities to play or watch sports including tennis, football, rugby, swimming, surfing and soccer. Getting involved in Australian sports and activities is a must while you study and live in Australia. Click here to find out how to get involved.
Australians celebrate a number of public holidays from Australia Day to Melbourne Cup Day. Click here to know the important Australian public holidays when you study and live in Australia.
To help you prepare to study and live in Australia, download our Australian Pre-departure Guide.