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    On coming to Colombo, I was dreading the culture shock. However, expats and local contacts gave me some great advice.

InterNations - A Place for Australians in Colombo

Hello to all Australians in Colombo! Would you like to meet fellow Australian expats in Colombo? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Australians, e.g. where in Colombo your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get vegemite?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Colombo. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of Australian expats, hailing from Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney and all regions of Australia.

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    From Australia, living in Colombo
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  • Prgrams for Children
    4 replies
    Aug 4, 6:39 AM
    Community member

    welcome! also, you can mention the book 'sri lanka for kids' and 'hands on colombo' not terrific resources, but its a start :) also the Lionel Wendt does lots of theatre and music performances …

  • Children's Education in Colombo/Galle
    8 replies
    May 9, 11:58 PM
    Community member

    Hi Alex Look forward to your move to Colombo. Don't worry you will meet many expatriates over here in SL. Have you decided on a school for your two girls? As I am in the real estate field, I …

  • Hairdresser for wedding in bentota
    2 replies
    May 1, 1:48 PM
    Community member

    Thanks so much for your help Barbara and Anjana. Madu sounds like a winner so I think I will start there. Will definitely mention you Barbara :)

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Australian Expats in Colombo Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, Australian expats in Colombo are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "Harbour With Leafy Mango Trees" offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Colombo’s Australian expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow Australian expats in Colombo.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Colombo to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Australians in Colombo at Our Events

Our Colombo community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Colombo’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow Australian expats to discover the administrative capital and largest city. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Australia in your local community and meet Australians in Sri Lanka in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Australians living in Colombo!