5 Unique Australian Customs Every Immigrant Must Know

Australia is known for many things—its great outdoors, its endemic species, and its friendly people. But we all know that there’s more to these, and perhaps a lot of them could only be discovered and understood when you live or spend time with the locals.   Surely, the laid-back office culture (flip-flops, almost flat hierarchy) and the bizarre taxi rule (back seat is not for individual...

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Everything an immigrant parent should know when enrolling a child in an Australian school

According to the latest data published by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Australia remains amongst the top countries that offers a world-class education.    It excels in many major categories cited by the intergovernmental economic organisation, scoring either “above average” or “high” in spending, classroom size, teacher salary, government support,...

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5 things to expect from this year’s Australia Day

  On Thursday, Australia will celebrate its most important public holiday again, and almost every Australian is excited. Yes, either they want to join the long list of celebrations across the country, or they just want to simply legitimately skip work and rest at home.   Australia Day, celebrated every 26th of January, or the following Monday in case the date falls on a weekend, has a high...

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