I am thinking of moving to Brisbane from Auckland, wanted to bring one of my cars over. car is worth around 33K, wondering at what cost and time frame to get to Brisbane, what involve and approx total cost, who is best to get? Thank you.read topic
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We are based in Auckland, and will be moving to Sydney in April. I know I can ask ADHB for all my medical records, and I can possibly also get that from our GP. Should we get these and carry with us to give to our new GP in Australia ...read topic
I am looking for advice on a way to gain the relevant qualifications via assessments, which would allow me the chance to emigrate to Australia. I have been working as a setting out engineer with a heavy civils background for 23 years. I started as an apprentice with a small ...read topic
My brother age of 17 is moving over to work. He’s never had a bank account in NZ nor anything under his name. What does he need to bring to be able to work in Australia?read topic
Hi everyone! So the time has come where I have seen myself setting up to transfer from NZ to Aus. I have managed to secure a job while still in NZ in Sydney and I will be moving there this January 2019--fresh start! Now, I am wondering, as a NZ ...read topic
I hold a Diploma of Teaching (ECE) in NZ and full registration. Can anyone tell me if this would be valid in Queensland? And if so what kind of jobs i could look at applying for and what the pay would be like, thanksread topic
I hope I'm in right forum, I will be sending my late Husbands joinery tools and toolbox in a container to Perth when i move,I understand strict cleaning is required but I can find no information on how I do it or if they need fumigating. Does anyone have any ...read topic
Does anyone know if Comm Bank charges fees when receiving money from CurrencyOnline ? According to their website, it may charge up to $11 per transaction. Wondering if anyone has done this.read topic
My parents are retired and rely on the NZ pension but would like to move to Aus to be close to their children (myself, my sister and our small children) how do they do this? It seems they can’t unless they pay extra tax on their pension (Aus side) Then ...read topic
What are good areas in Brisbane for an Indian family? Also after recommendations of a good primary school within 15 km of city?
Hi all My family and I are planning to move to Brisbane and are looking for primary schools with diverse backgrounds. Please suggest areas where we can rent out depending on state schools. Also share your experiences in finding an area that fits your requirements in Brisbane.read topic
I am planning to move out to a new location in Melbourne. I need few suggestion for getting the utilities connected to my new house. I have found http://www.moveinconnect.com.au/ which offers the services that I am looking for. Shall I trust on this website. Would they get me what I ...read topic
Hi, I like in Australia in a economic sense. But just concerned about its subtropic weather, in particular the mosquito-borne diseases (especially Ross River Virus), as well as the termites in houses. Just wonder how serious is it? Could that be a shock after moving?read topic
We will be travelling in Australia (mostly Queensland) for 4 - 6 months starting July. We thought just purchasing Ambulance Insurance Cover would be sensible as emergency hospital cover is automatically available. I have been unable to find this and hoped someone might be able to helpread topic
I moved to Brisbane 2 weeks ago and have successfully landed a job! They've sent through all the information I need as a newbie and it contains a whole packet on superannuation? I'm only 19 and I cant fully wrap my head around it. I do plan on heading home ...read topic
Is your income covered in an accident in Australia , or do you need insurance e.g, car crash, slipping in the shower etc.
I have heard that it's not, but I can't find anything online to confirm.read topic
Can you buy a home in Australia by using the equity in your NZ home, so you don't have to sell the NZ home?read topic
Are demerit points in New Zealand transferred when you convert your NZ license to an Australian equivalent?
Just wanting to know whether you have a clean slate when you convert your NZ drivers license to a Victorian license or whether the demerit points are also brought across. Any experiences would be great!read topic
Intended to move Australia in April from India, how to bridge the school in between as she need to join primary 2.read topic
Just a quick update and recommendation of Global Pets. I've found them stress free in moving the furchild to Brisbane. and I shopped around and found they were the cheapest, especially as I was quoted over 1200 with others and Leslie kept in under 900.read topic
I was charged in December 2017 with 7 counts of benefit fraud. I have never had any conviction before this. I am a mother of three aged 28. What are the chances of me getting in? All my family is in Australia and I need to get the hell out ...read topic
I have 15 years of accounting experience in CA FIRMS in New Zealand. I am planing to move to Melbourne in the next 6 months.I notice most accouting jobs required Australian experience. Can some one please advice me how I can get a accounting job in melbourne?read topic
Hi there, We are looking to move to the Gold Coast. We like the look of Hope Island and Paradise Point. However, when I check the closest primary school - the Naplan results look low. Could anyone suggest a good primary school around these areas? Or should we rather look ...read topic
Me and my partner are deciding to go bankrupt in NZ. Is it better to before we leave, or once we get to Australia? What are the pros and cons, also what are our chances getting a home loan in australia?read topic
Hi community Thank you for accepting me to this forum, amazing topics over here. I have been offered a job in Sydney with 100.000$ (QA Engineer 7 years experience) as a yearly gross salary. Is it enough for a good living, taking in consideration : - Married and wife is ...read topic
Hi we are thinking of moving to Brisbane. I am terrified of spiders. What is the chances of finding spiders in a house and in the yard? Worried that my cats might walk in with a spider sitting on them. Even the sheetweb spiders makes me scream.
And if you find a spider what do you do. I was thinking of running to the nearest neighbour and ask him or her to get rid of it:)read topic