What should you do as an Australian arrested overseas

What should you do as an Australian arrested overseas?

Its better to familiarise yourself with the local laws and obey them, but what should you do as an Australian arrested overseas?  We find out. As an Australian, you probably have certain expectations and ideas about which behaviors are…
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Tips to save money when moving abroad

Tips to save money when moving abroad   You’ve made the decision to move abroad, now comes the planning and preparation. For the smart traveler, getting things right in advance is the key to success. Make sure that your research is…
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Benefits of Doing Volunteer Work Overseas

Doing volunteer work overseas has a huge range of benefits, whether you are looking for a short jaunt a couple of months long, or a longer-term commitment. It may seem like a paradox, but donating your time to help others can actually…
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Why you should study overseas

A period of academic exchange or study overseas can be an incredible way to enrich your Australian studies. Studying in a different country is a very immersive experience and is likely to contribute significantly to your professional and personal…
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In What Countries are Gay Relationships Illegal?

Australians are travelling more than ever before, but it’s always important to keep in mind the fact that legal systems and cultures vary all over the world, especially when it comes to sexuality. While Aussies generally have a relatively…
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Which countries allow gay marriage?

In the lead up to Australia's Marriage Law Postal Survey and the debate about gay marriage, we thought it would be interesting to understanding what countries allow gay marriage. Which Countries Allow Gay Marriage? World politics are changing…
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How Australians overseas can vote in the Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey

As previously announced by the Australian Government, the Australian Bureau of Statistics will collect statistical information from all Australians (including Australians living overseas) on the Commonwealth Electoral Roll, as to their views…
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Voting in the Australian same sex marriage plebiscite whilst living overseas

With the Australian Senate voting down legislation again for a same sex marriage plebiscite, the Australian government has announced it plans to undertake an Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey to determine the views of the Australian public…
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Should expats work to live or live to work?

Striking an effective work-life balance is always a challenge, but living abroad can further complicate matters and make it tricky to choose the right lifestyle for you. Should Expats Work to Live or Live to Work? Whether expats should…
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6 reasons why Australian Expats should be on Linkedin

Linkedin is an important social media network for professionals to maintain their network and find work. But for Australian expats, there is even more value in being on Linkedin. 6 Reasons Why Australian Expats Should Be On LinkedIn Social…