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Daiki Saito

"When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!"

Cristina Fernandez

"On InterNations I did not only meet interesting people but I also found a flat near Bochum and settled in quickly. A great platform."

InterNations - A Place for Australians in Dortmund

Hello to all Australians in Dortmund! Would you like to meet fellow Australian expats in Dortmund? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Australians, e.g. where in Dortmund 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 Dortmund. 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.

Meet fellow Australians at our events in Dortmund

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

Find More Information in Our Dortmund Expat Guides

  • Moving to Dortmund

    Expats moving to Dortmund, Germany’s eighth largest city by population, may find it surprisingly easy. Good housing for fairly low rent and a lot of opportunities means finding a job, a house or apartment should be fairly straightforward. Read more about moving to Dortmund in the InterNations Expat Guide!
  • Living in Dortmund

    Living in Dortmund can be a cultural experience due to the numerous historical buildings in the city which has a strong cultural history. As a German city, Dortmund has good public transportation and an excellent public school system. English schooling can be found in private schools. Find out more with the InterNations Expat Guides!
  • Working in Dortmund

    Many large German corporate groups are to be found in Dortmund, mainly in the south and central areas. The big names include Wilo, Signal-Iduna, Max-Planck Institute, RWE, AOK, Uhde, Continentale, Douglas, Telekom, Stora-Enso, and the Institute for Analytical Sciences. Read more about job hunting, local economy and work permits in our Expat Guide!

Forum Posts by Australians in Dortmund

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Australians in our Dortmund expat forums.

Australian Expats in Dortmund Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, Australian expats in Dortmund are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The center of the Rhein-Ruhr area 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 Dortmund’s Australian expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow Australian expats in Dortmund.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Dortmund to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Australians in Dortmund at Our Events

Our Dortmund 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 Dortmund’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow Australian expats to discover beautiful Bavaria. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Australia in your local community and meet Australians in Germany 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 Dortmund!