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

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Wellington

Hello to all of our Americans in Wellington! Are you interested in getting to know fellow American expats in Wellington? Are you looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. which bars in Wellington will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for stuffed turkey?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Wellington. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of American expats, coming from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

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    From United States of America, living in Wellington
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    From United States of America, living in Wellington
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    From United States of America, living in Wellington
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    From United States of America, living in Wellington
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    From United States of America, living in Wellington

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Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Americans in Wellington.

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Forum Posts by Americans in Wellington

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Wellington expat forums.

  • Physician & Professor looking into Welly Options
    13 replies
    Aug 3, 22:13

    Looks like we will be in Wellington for the year starting this fall. Thanks to everyone who has provided helpful advice and support. We are very excited for this opportunity and hope to make the …

  • Jobs, living, and entertainment
    1 reply
    Jan 24, 02:36

    Hi Ashley, Your husband may struggle to find aviation work as this is a small population country and although there are airports and airlines there are only really 2 decent size ones in Wellington and …

  • US Tax Time
    1 reply
    Mar 3, 06:13

    Hi Sean, Did you happen to see the email sent this week regarding taxes? Below is the information for contacting them. I'd be curious to know how you go. I had an even cut over this year as I moved …

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American Expats in Wellington Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where American expats in Wellington exchange experiences and tips to support each other. New Zealand's "Windy City" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Wellington’s American expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow American expats in Wellington.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Wellington to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Americans in Wellington at Our Events

Our community in Wellington is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Wellington’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the South Island. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in New Zealand nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Wellington!