Living in Melbourne guide for expats

All the information you need to relocate and live in Melbourne.

Our selection of articles for expatriation in Melbourne

Things to do in Melbourne

Melbourne has a lot going on, both weekdays and weekends. Whether you are looking for a park to picnic in, laneways to explore ...

Buying property in Melbourne

There is no denying that Melbourne is an expensive city, especially to buy. Melbourne is now one of the ten fastest growing ...

Student life in Melbourne

Melbourne is a popular city for students, both local and international. While Melbourne's cost of living can be on the higher ...

The work culture in Melbourne

Australia is known for its fairly laid-back lifestyle and relaxed manner. Ranking as one of the luckiest countries in the world ...

Developing your professional network in Melbourne

Melbourne has a thriving economy and is set to continue to grow over the next five years and overtake Sydney as Australia's ...

Developing your social circle in Melbourne

Melbourne is one of the most popular cities with international students and expats. However, as it is far removed from the rest ...

Outdoor activities in Melbourne

Melbourne is a city with a busy calendar and no matter where your interests lie, there is always something for everyone. While ...

Adjusting to the local culture in Melbourne

Melbourne is home to one of the most culturally diverse communities in the world. Around 140 different cultures are represented ...

Melbourne's networking etiquette

Melbourne is a popular city amongst expats and international students. With its laid-back lifestyle, city beaches, foodie ...

Things to do in Melbourne alone or with your partner, friends and family

Melbourne is a big city with something for everyone. Whether you are looking for a romantic date night with your loved one, a ...

Melbourne's labour market

Melbourne is a thriving, growing city with many industries that continue to expand. If you are planning to move to Melbourne for ...

Melbourne's neighbourhoods

Melbourne is a big city, with many great neighbourhoods to live in. Depending on where you are, each suburb has a different feel ...

Discover Melbourne

Melbourne is an exciting and vibrant city offering a lively art, food, and creative scene. It is no wonder Melbourne is growing ...

Getting around Melbourne

Melbourne has a growing population which has led to an urban sprawl of houses being built on the outskirts. A work commute is ...

Gastronomy in Melbourne

It is no secret that Melbourne is very famous for its excellent food and first-rate on coffee. A deeply multi-cultural city ...

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