Award winning TV production company Ricochet are creating a new documentary series about people moving to Australia.
We want to celebrate those who are taking the plunge and relocating their whole family to the other side of the world. As emigrating to Oz is something that most of us would love to do but aren't brave enough to try, we’re looking for six charismatic British families planning a new life down under to inspire the nation.
If you are…
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Our friends at Migration Associates have just relaunched their website to cope with the growing demand for moving to New Zealand. Full of useful information and advice, make sure you check it out!…Continue
These remain for the fourth year in a row at the highest levels in Australian history at 190,000 permanent residency places.
These are broken down with 128,550 for skilled migration (including General Skilled Migration, permanent Employer Sponsorship and Business Skills) and 57,400 places for family migration. The remaining places out of this 190,000 comprise 565 under the Special Eligibility stream and 3,485 for Child category migrants.
The skilled migration…Continue
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Jobs in Australia at Down Under Live
We have literally hundreds of jobs available at our Glasgow event, this weekend at the SECC.
Healthcare - GP’s, dentists, midwives, nurses, ICU staff, radiographers, midwives, phsyiotherapists, massage therapists
Trades – Carpenters, electricians, plumbers, air conditioning mechanic, boilermaker/fabricator,…
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Jobs in New Zealand !!
New Zealand Skills in Demand will be at Down Under Live in February recruiting for the following roles -
Civil site managers
Get your tickets…
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An extensive report has backed business claims that more migrant workers are needed in Western Australia.
The report, from Edith Cowan University, and covered in WA Today,concluded that Australians in the eastern states were too reluctant to make the move west, and universities are not adequately preparing students.
Numerous WA resource companies are forking out between $7000 and $65,000 on each application to bring in an overseas worker on a 457 visa because they cannot…Continue
Moving downunder ? then you could be on TV ...
Channel 4 is on the lookout for people to appear in a brand new property show, so if you are moving to Australia & New Zealand and are struggling to find your dream home then they may have the answer.
The programme's production team have a team of professional home finders ready to help with the legwork and even broker a deal to get you into your new home.
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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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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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2010 has seen the biggest annual increase in Australian jobs on record.
Additionally the jobless rate in Australia fell to 5 percent, the lowest since January 2009, from 5.2 percent a month earlier partly because some people stopped looking for work.
Further on this from Bloomberg
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