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Brian Norris

"Expat life in Malawi took some time to get used to, but on Internations I've found a group of other internationals to meet up with."

Stefania Spiazzi

"I didn't like social networks, but the "invitation-only" approach from InterNations method convinced me to join the expat community in Malawi."

InterNations – Bringing Together South Africans Living in Malawi

Interested in meeting fellow South Africans in Malawi? Are you looking for trustworthy advice and tips on expat life from your South African countrymen? Or would you like to discover landmarks such as Lake Malawi National Park with other South African expatriates?

No matter if you already are an expat in Malawi or still finishing your preparations for your relocation back home in South Africa, InterNations Malawi offers everything you are looking for: our trusted network is the most popular international platform for expats and global minds from all over the world. Of course, we also have a number of South African expats in Malawi among our members, coming from various regions all over South Africa - from Johannesburg, over Cape Town to Durban.

Meet other South Africans at our events in Malawi

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

Find More Information in Our Malawi Expat Guides

  • Prepare for Moving Abroad

    Have you decided to haul your family, pets, and personal belongings overseas – at least for the next few years? Congratulations! You have taken the first big step towards moving abroad! InterNations provides you with practical information on preparing for moving abroad, from visa to flight tickets.
  • Living in Malawi

    Malawi is renowned for its magnificent geographical heterogeneity. Expatriates considering life in Malawi can, for example, look forward to experiencing the soaring mountains in southern Malawi with their lush forestland and myriad fauna. Read on for more info on the country, from security to transportation.
  • Working in Malawi

    Although Malawi is not one of the most popular expat destinations, its latest economic improvements have opened up new opportunities for expats-to-be. Get valuable and up-to-date information about Malawi’s economy in this guide, from work permits to taxation.

Forum Posts by South Africans in Malawi

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our Malawi expat forums.

Get Tips and Info on Life in Malawi from South African Expats

Being an expat in Malawi means much more than packing your belongings and taking care of paperwork. Keeping in touch with your South African compatriots is a big part of the expat experience and can help you understand the Malawian people and their culture better. With InterNations, meeting other South Africans in Malawi is a breeze, no matter if you are in Mzuzu, Lilongwe, Blantyre or any other expat magnet across the country. Just take our network of South Africans in Lilongwe, for example.

If you are in the mood to speak your mother tongue again, to learn about the best spots to shop for South African food, or to discuss your favorite sports team’s latest match, join the South African InterNations Community:

  • In our huge expat network, you can easily find like-minded expatriates from South Africa.
  • Our Malawi Expat Forums are a great place to share experiences and advice – for example how to find a nanny speaking your language or where to get bobotie in Lilongwe...
  • The InterNations Places database for Malawi helps you find institutions like the nearest South African embassy.

From Lake Malawi National Park to the Shire Highlands, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly South African expats in Malawi.

Meet Fellow South Africans in Malawi at Our Many Expat Activities

Participating in our regular expat events and activities in Malawi is another wonderful advantage of your membership. Our events cater to virtually all interests, ranging from a nice dinner with your fellow expats to enjoy some famous nsima, Malawi’s national dish, to large expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in some of Lilongwe’s most exclusive locations. Looking for a weekend getaway? Simply join one of our expat excursions with a group of fellow South Africans in Lilongwe and discover the green city of Lilongwe, Malawi's biggest national park on the 1800m Nyika Plateau, and other impressive landmarks across Malawi.

Our events and activities are a great way of meeting fellow expats from South Africa and all around the globe in a casual atmosphere. Does this sound interesting to you? Then sign up for membership and you’ll hear a heartfelt Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo from our South Africans living in Malawi!

Brian Norris

"Expat life in Malawi took some time to get used to, but on Internations I've found a group of other internationals to meet up with."

Stefania Spiazzi

"I didn't like social networks, but the "invitation-only" approach from InterNations method convinced me to join the expat community in Malawi."

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