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Australian Expats in Ethiopia?

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

Brian Norris

"We were urgently looking for an English-speaking doctor in Addis Ababa - a fellow expat then gave us a recommendation via InterNations."

Maria Borges

"Expat living here in Ethiopia is hard sometimes, particularly as a woman. The introduction to InterNations made my life a lot easier."

InterNations – Connecting Australians living in Ethiopia

Are you looking for fellow Australians in Ethiopia? 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 a land full of natural contrasts, with waterfalls and hot springs together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Ethiopia or still residing at home in Australia to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Ethiopia 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 Ethiopia, hailing from all across Australia - from Melbourne, over Sydney to Canberra.

Meet other Australians at our events in Ethiopia

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

Find More Information in Our Ethiopia Expat Guides

  • Moving to Ethiopia

    Moving to Ethiopia has become an exciting prospect for many expats, thanks to its moderate climate, expansion in industries, and the production of international commodities. In addition, it has a fascinating history, great food and a lively, colorful culture to discover. Learn more in this article!
  • Living in Ethiopia

    Life in Ethiopia is not without its challenges, but that doesn’t mean expats can’t make a life and succeed here! The people are very friendly and schooling is generally of a good standard, so you can settle down with your family and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Read our article to know how!
  • Working in Ethiopia

    With a fast growing economy, Ethiopia is becoming more and more interesting as an expat destination. There is always a demand for English language teachers, or you could consider working for the UN or perhaps for a body such as your country’s embassy. Work in Ethiopia can be rewarding and pleasant.

Forum Posts by Australians in Ethiopia

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

Receive Information and Tips about Ethiopia from Australian Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Ethiopia 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 Ethiopian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Australians in Ethiopia, living in Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa, Mekele and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group of Australians in Addis Ababa.

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 Ethiopia.
  • Receive and share advice in our Ethiopia Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for vegemite in Addis Ababa...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Ethiopia to find institutions like the nearest Australian embassy and many others.

From a land full of natural contrasts, with waterfalls and hot springs to some of Africa's highest mountains and largest caves, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Australian expats in Ethiopia.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Australians in Ethiopia

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Ethiopia. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Ethiopian doro wat, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Addis Ababa's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the largest outdoor market in the world, the stunning beauty of Bale Mountains National Park, and other impressive landmarks across Ethiopia.

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 Ethiopia!