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Moving to a new country as an international student is an adventure. To make sure your adventure is filled with memorable moments, keep coming back to our blog. We’re always talking about the events, restaurants and experiences you don’t want to miss during your time down under.

Life in Brisbane

Brissie (as the locals call it) has all the charm of a laid-back country town mixed with world-class art galleries, mouth-watering cafés and a thriving music scene. Add in some of Australia’s best weather, and it makes Brisbane the place to be.

Australia In The World University Rankings - Semester in Australia Blog Education News

Australia in the World University Rankings

AUSTRALIA’S performance on the latest university ranking has been overwhelmingly positive with almost every university moving up and the addition of Curtin and the University of Western Sydney in the…

14 Oct 2014
Australian Coffee Shops - Semester in Australia Blog Life in Brisbane

19 Australian Coffee Shops You Need To Visit Before You Die

Australia is MAD about their coffee – we take it very seriously!   See the full article at http://www.buzzfeed.com/jemimaskelley/aus-coffee#2d3j9a9   Photo: Instagram: @nnedalisa / Facebook: singleoriginroasters

15 Sep 2014
Education News

And Australia wins again

Melbourne has retained its status as the world’s most liveable city for a fourth consecutive year, outscoring three other Australian cities in the top 10. See the full article: http://www.smh.com.au/travel/travel-planning/travel-news/melbourne-is-the-worlds-most-liveable-city-again-20140819-105nyc.html#ixzz3Cy1Ts3Lj  

11 Sep 2014
Weekend Trips From Brisbane and The Gold Coast - Australian Beaches Life in Brisbane

The Best Weekend Trips From Brisbane and The Gold Coast

If you are a new resident to Brisbane or The Gold Coast, you are now living in prime-position to explore some of Australia’s greatest beach towns. Even better, you don’t…

16 Feb 2016
Life in Brisbane

Brisbane’s famous show is on now

Don’t miss the cultural experience that is “the ekka”! A unique piece of Brisbane that is not to be missed.   http://www.ekka.com.au/essential-information.aspx

13 Aug 2014
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