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  • Ruben Barbosa

    After work I enjoy meeting other Brazlian expats offline. We go for a beer together and it feels like home. Thanks InterNations.

InterNations – Uniting Australians living in France

Would you like to get in touch with other Australians in France? Are you in need of help and advice from your Australian compatriots? Or would you like to join other Australian expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the salty marshland of the Camargue?

Whether you have settled as an expat in France or are still living in Australia and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations France 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 Australian expats in France, coming from all corners of Australia - from Sydney, over Canberra to Melbourne.

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    From Australia, living in Lyon
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Attend our monthly events and activities for Australians expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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  • Exhibition at Galerie Marie-Laure de l'Ecotais, 49 rue de Seine, 6me
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    Nov 8, 9:59 AM
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    Hello Geoff, I’m sure you had an interesting journey and I’m curious to see your work. Is this text taken from a newspaper? Sounds like an official announcement ;) Always interested in art, so …

  • Paris in September
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    Aug 21, 5:44 AM
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    Hi Natalie Many thanks - this sounds perfect and was the type of activity I was looking for. Kind regards Maria

  • Netball in Paris
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    Feb 3, 11:02 AM
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    ok thanks for the "precision" it sounded the same and I have never heard of it being played here

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Find Tips and Advice on France from Australian Expats

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

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

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

From the salty marshland of the Camargue to the Loire Valley, also known as the "Garden of France", we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Australian expats in France.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Australians in France

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in France. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional French foie gras, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Paris’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the Mediterranean climate and scenery of La Provence as well as other beautiful landmarks in France.

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

  • Ruben Barbosa

    After work I enjoy meeting other Brazlian expats offline. We go for a beer together and it feels like home. Thanks InterNations.

  • Verona Torres

    The idea to connext expatriates in Strasbourg fits perfectly to the city. Both are truly international.

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