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  • Martin Beck

    Apart from private expat contacts, I could also find realiable business people in Melanesia's tourism business here on InterNations.

Hello and Welcome to Our Expat Community in Melanesia!

Bula, salut, gud aftenun, hello! Welcome to InterNations Melanesia! This beautiful region of island nations pulls many expats to its shores, but for many the adjustment to the tropical lifestyle can be a bit of a challenge. That is where InterNations can help. Our helpful network of expatriates are scattered throughout the region, so wherever you go within Melanesia, our community will be able to give you useful advice about settling into your new home.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you are moving to another country or going on a business trip somewhere — our communities around the world are there to make you feel at home wherever you are. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Seoul or Eindhoven.

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

Feb 9, 2018, 7:00 AM
9 attendees
InterNations has been away for a while from POM, but now it is back! Let's continue sharing and growing our international mindset and chill out by the harbourside at our beloved Duffy after an intens
As last time everyone naturally converged to Duffy at the Harbourfront, this time we make it official right away!! (will everyone converge to Gran Papua now?!? :D ) Let's meet and greet and chat and
InterNations is finally coming to Port Moresby! Let's consolidate our small community of expats and make it fun! And the Gran Papua Hotel will be just magic!
Jun 27, 2011, 8:00 AM
2 attendees
A Monthly Social Gathering of Jakarta Divers - BSAC. (British Sub-Aqua Club) A Club for Experienced Divers, which also trains Novices and more Advanced Members. Diver Certification from other Diving

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What to Expect from Your Life in Melanesia

Few parts of the world enable expats to truly feel like they've left behind the hustle and bustle of their old lives like Melanesia. This subregion of Oceania, nestled on the western edge of the Pacific Ocean, is as diverse as it is picturesque. The four nations of Vanuatu, Fiji, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands offer expats the chance to explore four distinct cultures that each shares a common ancestry dating back 30,000 years. InterNations has an active community of expats with whom you can explore this remarkable region. Sample some Kava in Fiji, watch an active volcano spit lava in Vanuatu or relax on a deserted white sandy beach in the Solomons; our members will share inside tips about where is best to stay and visit in Melanesia.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 420 cities around the world. Meet fellow global minds in your city of residence or get to know local expatriates before you're moving or traveling abroad and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in The Hague or Cairo, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Grow Your Network of Fellow Expats in Melanesia

The expat members of our Melanesia Community hail from all four corners of the world. They have experience moving to and settling in the region's various countries and are always happy to give guidance to fellow expatriates. What is more, you can also use InterNations to easily organize social events so you can meet up with other expats in person and our forums are a great place to ask questions about the area or discover job opportunities. Join today and start connecting!

  • Martin Beck

    Apart from private expat contacts, I could also find realiable business people in Melanesia's tourism business here on InterNations.

  • Katarzyna Kowalska

    I used to worry so much before coming to Melanesia , but on InterNations I realized that my fears were unfounded.

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