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  • Connect with fellow Australians in Portugal

  • Get information in our Portugal guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Portugal

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    The quality of InterNations' members convinced me to join. And I've indeed received a very warm welcome from fellow Lisbon expats..

InterNations – Uniting Australians living in Portugal

Would you like to get in touch with other Australians in Portugal? 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 Algarve?

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

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    From Australia, living in Porto
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Meet other Australians at our events in Portugal

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

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Forum Posts by Australians in Portugal

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Australians in our Portugal expat forums.

  • Anyone in or near Braga
    2 replies
    Mar 5, 3:08 PM
    Community member

    G'day Tamsyn You can call me or my friend Rita and we will help you. There's nothing worse than feeling the way you do but fair play for reaching out like this. Send me and Rita Alegria a contact …

  • sports and exercise in Porto
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    Nov 2, 4:22 PM
    Community member

    Hello Lucas! I am assistant football manager of UDOliveirense u19 team. Tomorrow I'll be assisting the senior squad in a friendly match against FCPorto at Olival. Will you be there? Cheers!

  • active events-
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    Nov 30, 4:50 PM
    Community member

    Hello Luca. Porto forum is indeed a litle... Slow. I don't know the reasons for that but it's true. Speaking for myself, despite I'm from Porto I'm working and living in Malawi - Africa, where the …

Ask experienced Australian expats in Portugal!

  • Where can I find Australian food?
  • Where can I meet other Australians?
  • Are there Australian schools in my city?

Find other Australians to share your hobbies with

Find Tips and Advice on Portugal from Australian Expats

Of course, expat living in Portugal 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 Portuguese way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Australians in Portugal, residing in Lisbon, Porto, Faro and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Australians in Lisbon or Australians in Porto.

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 Portuguese InterNations Community:

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

From the Algarve to the Serra da Estrela mountain range, the Douro Valley, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Australian expats in Portugal.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Australians in Portugal

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Portugal. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Portuguese cozido à Portuguesa, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Lisbon’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the castles of Guimarães, the birthplace of the nation as well as other beautiful landmarks in Portugal.

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 Portugal!