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Connect with fellow Australians in the DR Congo
Get information in our DR Congo guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in the DR Congo

Serhat Ahmed

"I'm a Turkish expat in Congo, and this is a great site to get in touch with my compatriots all across the globe."

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"I want my kids to have a great education and the InterNations community knows the best international schools, no matter where we move."

InterNations – Connecting Australians living in the DR Congo

Are you looking for fellow Australians in the DR Congo? Do you need advice and tips from your Australian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Australian expats to discover attractions like the massive expanse of tropical jungle along the Congo River together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in the DR Congo or still residing at home in Australia to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations the DR Congo provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Australian expats in the DR Congo, hailing from all across Australia - from Melbourne, over Sydney to Canberra.

Meet other Australians at our events in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

Find More Information in Our Democratic Republic of the Congo Expat Guides

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    Living in a foreign country is hard enough as it is, with all the administrational issues you have to deal with. But if you don’t want to get stuck in the expat bubble, you'll need to learn to adjust to life in a foreign country. InterNations gives you a few tips on how to succeed at this challenge.
  • How to Find a Job Abroad

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Forum Posts by Australians in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

Receive Information and Tips about the DR Congo from Australian Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Australian compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Congolese culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Australians in the DR Congo, living in Kinshasa, Lubumbashi, Goma and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Australians in Kinshasa.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Australian food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Australian InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Australia in the DR Congo.
  • Receive and share advice in our the DR Congo Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for vegemite in Kinshasa...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for the DR Congo to find institutions like the nearest Australian embassy and many others.

From the massive expanse of tropical jungle along the Congo River to the mountainous terraces in the west, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Australian expats in the DR Congo.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Australians in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in the DR Congo. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Congolese yassa, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Kinshasa's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the fertile plateaus of Katanga, the sandbanks of the Congo River, and other impressive landmarks across the DR Congo.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Australia and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Hello from our Australians living in the DR Congo!