hi we have to activate visas by june and need help finding accommodation to rent for 2-3 weeks (family of 4) most seem to charge per night so works out expensive.area Western Aus.Perth or surrounding area.Rockingham ect.oh and flights we have found £3.000 the cheapest so far.any help very welcome.
When applying for a visa, how long is it roughly from start to finish?
hello all, i have a degree in early childhood studies and have worked in childcare since 2005. i am looking to immigrate as a child care manager, however my supervisory experience is limited. my whole family (mother father and 2 brothers) are all australian citizens and i live in the UK. can anyone give me some advice, i am so confused about the whole process, but desperate to be with my family as we have been apart for over 10 years now.
any tips would be much appreciated
I am 25 years old and working with a construction company. I have an experience of 7 years. can i apply for the independent skill immigrant visa. i can score good bands in IELTS. Please let me know about it as soon as possible.
hi everyone. i have made a big mistake. i have misread the information from my case officer and have now had the visa refused. has anyone been in the same situation themselves and did they manage to reverse it.
We have been thinking about mmoving to NZ after spending a fabulous year travelling there in 2008
We have been very specific about where we want to go (Queenstown) so waiting for job offers has been a long process. Finally i have recieved info of a job there for myself (im a Dentist) what we now need to know is things like the cost of living , nursary's , and does anyone have any idea about the salary for a Mechanic (my hubby) ?
Any info would be great, we would…Continue
Added by alan schofield on September 23, 2011 at 10:31 — No Comments
Very excited to tell you all that Michael ward - he of the mad hair and even madder personality - star of "Poms In Paradise" will be joining us at Down Under Live in London and Birmingham later this month.
It'll be a not to be missed occasion so if you haven't got your tickets yet - what are you waiting for ?
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With A-level exam results being released on 18 August, Tourism Australia has launched a new social media campaign encouraging the thousands of school leavers expected to miss out on an university place to consider heading Down Under on the Working Holiday Visa. Demand for university places is higher than ever before as students scramble for spots on courses starting in the autumn of 2011 before tuition fees increase in 2012. Launched on 1 August, the new series of 30 one-minute videos –…Continue
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does anyone have any experience or knowledge of this area!
Added by Claire Nicholson on August 5, 2011 at 7:50 — No Comments
I just thought I'd post so that I could introduce myself, I'm Kim, I'm 24 and like all of you have a dream of one day living in Australia. In October, myself and my boyfriend, Sam are travelling to Oz on a Working Holiday Visa with the hope of Sam finding an employer that will sponsor us to stay. Fingers crossed! I'm a little apprehensive as to whether this is possible, but..here's hoping! We're not giving up! He's an Accountant if you were wondering and I am currently a…Continue
Today is the first anniversary of my departure from the UK; it seems like yesterday there was all the hassle and stress of packing up our life in the UK before we took a month long holiday in the US on our way to Perth.
I don't miss the UK at all, just people, and with Skype and FaceBook and the like, the distance really isn't that far.
I landed a fantastic job a couple of months after arriving, I have a beautiful house close to the beach with my own pool and…Continue
Mornington, Langwarrin or Frankston? My husband is currently in Melbourne looking for places for us to settle... he has come up with these places but does anyone have any comments or suggestions of where to live inthis area or nearer to Melbourne. Also need to be arranging schools for our little boy to start in january. No idea how to find them, see if they are good/bad and what catchment areas are. Also would like him to get to know some of the children he would start school with…Continue
Added by Claire Nicholson on August 2, 2011 at 9:25 — No Comments
Renting in OZ - Can anyone recommend good rental sites for in and around Melbourne?? I am trying to look at cost of rental properties and general costs involved when trying to rent somewhere so I am thinking that getting in touch with a rental agency is probably my best option and get the info 'straight from the horses mouth' so to speak!!!…Continue
Added by John on July 23, 2011 at 11:21 — No Comments
Any one heard of Migration Matters www.migrationmatters.com has anyone used there services? do you think its worth usung their services?
Internet is m current use of brainstorming and investigating life in oz and migration to life in oz?
My husband and I and our 3 children and eager to find a healthier balance between work and family. We currently run our own plumbing and heating business and have done successfuly for almost 4 years but it has come at a cost - long hours, stress, and a lot lot lot of hard work leaving us drained and wondering is this all our life can offer!!!
I know many of you have heard my story of our 9 year battle to get to Oz, But we have finally had our dreams come true!!! On 6th July '11 we were granted our permanent residency indefinitely visa and our 9 yr wait is finally over......yippeeeee!!! I am just in the process of sorting out my nursing registration in Oz and the house will be going up for sale in the next few weeks. Excited just isn't a good enough word to explain how we feel. Hopefully we will be…Continue
Just to let you know that we'll be working with the WA government over the next few months, inclusing them being at our Down Under Live events in September.
I'll also be talking to Peter Collier, their employment minister, in Australia & New Zealand magazine. Here's his take on the job situation in WA -
"We face potential labor shortages in the hundreds of thousands," he said, pointing to government figures saying the state of 2.3 million people risks a shortfall…Continue
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