Looking for South African Expats in Mozambique?

  • Connect with fellow South Africans in Mozambique

  • Get information in our Mozambique guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Mozambique

  • Mathias Döringer

    Thanks to InterNations, I have now made some new friends, who taught me a lot about the expat experience in Maputo.

InterNations – Bringing Together South Africans Living in Mozambique

Interested in meeting fellow South Africans in Mozambique? 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 the rugged highlands of Niassa, Namuli, Angonia, Tete and Makonde with other South African expatriates?

No matter if you already are an expat in Mozambique or still finishing your preparations for your relocation back home in South Africa, InterNations Mozambique 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 Mozambique among our members, coming from various regions all over South Africa - from Johannesburg, over Cape Town to Durban.

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    From South Africa, living in Maputo
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    From South Africa, living in Maputo
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    From South Africa, living in Maputo
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    From South Africa, living in Maputo
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    From South Africa, living in Maputo

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Meet other South Africans at our events in Mozambique

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

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Forum Posts by South Africans in Mozambique

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

  • Advice on moving to Maputo
    3 replies
    Aug 22, 10:11 PM
    Community member

    Hi Shelley, We go to the Istituto Coracao on Kenneth Kaunda for health care and find it very good. We don't have any particular doctor, though. There is very little malaria in the centre of …

  • Dog and cat food
    5 replies
    Nov 26, 8:53 PM
    Community member

    Thanks James, these guys have been great with our dog since we arrived.

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Ask experienced South African expats in Mozambique!

  • Where can I find South African food?
  • Where can I meet other South Africans?
  • Are there South African schools in my city?

Find other South Africans to share your hobbies with

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

Being an expat in Mozambique 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 Mozambican people and their culture better. With InterNations, meeting other South Africans in Mozambique is a breeze, no matter if you are in Nampula, Maputo, Beira or any other expat magnet across the country. Just take our network of South Africans in Maputo, 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 Mozambique 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 Maputo...
  • The InterNations Places database for Mozambique helps you find institutions like the nearest South African embassy.

From the rugged highlands of Niassa, Namuli, Angonia, Tete and Makonde to the shores of Maputo Bay, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly South African expats in Mozambique.

Meet Fellow South Africans in Mozambique at Our Many Expat Activities

Participating in our regular expat events and activities in Mozambique 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 chamuças, Mozambique’s national dish, to large expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in some of Maputo’s most exclusive locations. Looking for a weekend getaway? Simply join one of our expat excursions with a group of fellow South Africans in Maputo and discover hydro-electric dams on the Zambezi river, the underwater marine park near Bazaruto Archipelago, and other impressive landmarks across Mozambique.

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 Mozambique!