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  • Serhat Ahmed

    Without experience of having lived abroad, I thought it would be hard to get to know other expats. But not with InterNations.

InterNations – Uniting Irish living in Australia

Would you like to get in touch with other Irish in Australia? Are you in need of help and advice from your Irish compatriots? Or would you like to join other Irish expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. Queensland?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Australia or are still living in Ireland and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Australia offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of Irish expats in Australia, coming from all corners of Ireland - from Cork, over Dublin to Limerick.

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    From Ireland, living in Canberra
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    From Ireland, living in Canberra
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    From Ireland, living in Sydney
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    From Ireland, living in Sydney
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    From Ireland, living in Sydney

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Attend our monthly events and activities for Irish expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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  • Looking for groups
    3 replies
    Jun 25, 4:09 PM
    Community member

    Hi Marisa I don't know if this is close enough but have you tried this FB group for British & Irish parents on the North Shore? https://www.facebook.com/groups/925418124157770/ Hope you've found …

  • new to perth
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    Aug 20, 6:39 AM
    Community member

    Hi Mary Welcome to Perth!!! I am a newbie as well and moved here about 3 weeks ago. One thing I have found is the level of friendliness, it is excellent. Many of the areas that you are interested …

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Find Tips and Advice on Australia from Irish Expats

Of course, expat living in Australia is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Irish is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Australian way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Irish in Australia, residing in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Irish in Sydney or Irish in Melbourne.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Irish food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Australian InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Ireland in Australia.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Australia Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get Irish stew in Sydney.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Australia to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Irish embassy.

From Queensland to New South Wales, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Irish expats in Australia.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Irish in Australia

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Australia. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Australian vegemite, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Canberra’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the Grand Barrier Reef as well as other beautiful landmarks in Australia.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Ireland and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Dia duit from our Irish living in Australia!

  • Serhat Ahmed

    Without experience of having lived abroad, I thought it would be hard to get to know other expats. But not with InterNations.

  • Lotta Koskinen

    When I first attended the Sydney Bar night I was really nervous. But everyone welcomed me and I quickly felt as part of the community.

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