Repatriation Challenges

Repatriation or ‘heading home’ after working and living overseas, can be a time of mixed emotions for the expat family. They’re excited to be moving back and reconnecting with family and friends and going back to all that’s familiar. But also sad to be leaving new friendships, interesting experiences and what may have been a charmed and exciting lifestyle. Read more

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Tips for Relocating to Australia from UK

Relocating to Australia from UK can be a daunting prospect for the family. Venturing into the unknown, many thousands of miles from friends, family and all that’s familiar.
But you will be pleasantly surprised to see many similarities and strong connections between the two countries. Same Head of State, English the common language, shared love of sports, to name but a few. Read more

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Relocating to Australia When Pregnant

Relocating to Australia and moving away from home can be unsettling at any time. But when you are expecting a baby, a whole new set of worries present themselves. As your body changes and your tummy grows, so do your fears. Many women feel more vulnerable at this time. It is quite natural to dwell on labour, giving birth, and how you will cope with a newborn baby. Read more

Moving to Norway

Moving to Norway from Australia

If you are moving to Norway from Australia, you would no doubt expect significant lifestyle changes ahead. Europe in general is an absolute smorgasbord of lifestyles and cultures, each quite different from the Australian in many ways. On top of that, Norway is as unique as it gets, even when compared to all the other European countries. Norwegians cherish their way of life and everything that makes it so unique. They rejected joining the European union twice via referendum in order to preserve it. If one could describe Norway in just 3 words, then “fascinating, unique and challenging” are likely to be right on the money. Read more