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Serhat Ahmed

Living in New Zealand, from Turkey

"With all of the information that InterNations provided on Wellington, it made my move from Turkey easier than I could have imagined."

Melanie Rasbery

Living in New Zealand, from USA

"Since I knew about the active expat network in New Zealand, InterNations made moving to Wellington more exciting than it had seemed before."

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Russians in New Zealand

  • Join our community and get to know members of New Zealand’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the New Zealand expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Wellington, Auckland and many other regions

InterNations – Uniting Russians living in New Zealand

Would you like to get in touch with other Russians in New Zealand? Are you in need of help and advice from your Russian compatriots? Or would you like to join other Russian expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the South Island?

Whether you have settled as an expat in New Zealand or are still living in Russia and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations New Zealand 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 Russian expats in New Zealand, coming from all corners of Russia - from Saint Petersburg, over Moscow to Yekaterinburg.

  Russian Expats in New Zealand Posted:

Re: Looking for any job or internship in accounting

Hello everyone I am writing to inquire about any possible job or internship in accounting/administ...


Why do you need to study business? Work permit? Job opps? Your answers will help to guide you furt...

Re: Looking for a job

I’m a senior legal professional with 5 years experience, who has recently moved from Russia to live...

Re: Opportunity

Microfranchising in the field of high end anti aging and health. Looking for a key person to work w...

Re: Opportunity

Microfranchising in the field of high end anti aging and health. Looking for a key person to work w...

Re: Opportunity

Microfranchising in the field of high end anti aging and health. Looking for a key person to work w...

Fellow Russians in New Zealand

Find Tips and Advice on New Zealand from Russian Expats

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

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

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

From the South Island to Windy Wellington, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Russian expats in New Zealand.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Russians in New Zealand

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in New Zealand. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional New Zealand pavlova, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Wellington’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see a wealth of national parks, rural areas and out-of-the-way places as well as other beautiful landmarks in New Zealand.

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

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men