Cost of Living in Australia – Affordable Suburbs in Melbourne

The Yarra Rover with Melbourne CBD in the background

Moving to Australia? Considering Melbourne? Here’s what it’ll cost you. The second instalment in our ‘Affordable Places to Live in Australia’ series focuses on Melbourne, the trendy, caffeinated state capital of Victoria. Renowned for its coffee and vibrant nightlife, Melbourne is a popular choice for young people and expats. Often voted the most liveable city in the world, it's a...

Cost of Living in Australia – Affordable places to live near Sydney

Living in Australia

Moving to Australia?  Considering Sydney? Here’s what you need to know and what it’ll cost you.  The third in our Living in Australia series explores ‘affordable places to live in Sydney. Sydney is the shiny state capital of New South Wales (NSW). It has over 900 suburbs to choose from, making it the largest city in Australia. With nearly 40%...

A guide to the cost of living in Australia

A guide to the cost of living in Australia

Cost of living in Australia vs the world. Whilst the standard of living in Australia has remained consistent,  we’ve seen the rise and rise of living costs throughout the last decade. Wherever you live, prices have gone up. Despite this collective rise, the cost of living still varies dramatically from country to country. For some emigrating to Australia, prices will...

Living in Australia – Cheap things to do in Melbourne

Living in Australia

Living in Melbourne, Australia's (and the world's) most liveable city  People living in Australia, like most of the world’s population, tend to prefer living in the urban coastal environments rather than rural ones. If you’re looking for a new city to call home, it's hard to find one better than Melbourne. Consistently ranked as the ‘most liveable city in the...

Living in Australia – Dealing with Homesickness

Living in Australia - Dealing with Homesickness

Adjusting to life living in Australia Living in Australia is an adventure which throws up a number of challenges. You’re constantly battling lengthy to-do lists for an incredible reward at the end. You are no longer a tourist in Australia, you are a local. Before you were just passing, now you get to be part of this beautiful place and...