First and foremost, the beautiful city of
Sydney is one of the top cities in the world to study and Sydney is ranked 4th in the QS Best Student Cities 2016. Additionally, Sydney is the place to be because it offers
international recognized qualifications,
lecturers and teachers who will help and
prepare you to achieve your dreams and goals. We will direct you to one of the best Student Services who will help and support you from choosing the right College and
University according to your budget and
lifestyle. We will work closely with them so that you can experience the best services. Hello Aussie Student Services will guide you step by step during the whole process.
Here in Sydney there are multicultural cuisines. You can easily find different cuisines around the city and suburbs. Moreover, some of the suburbs are known for their multicultural food. For example, if you are a big fan of Italian cuisines I would recommend you to visit Five Dock and Leichhardt and for Vietnamese cuisines visit Petersham and Marrickville. If you feels like having Chinese cuisines Ashfield and Strathfield are popular for it. Parramatta and Harris Park are known for Indian cuisines.
In the heart of the city, in China Town where you can find different types of Asian street food. You can find food less than $20. A bit further from the city, Suns Burmese Kitchen in Blacktown serves up award-wining food for less than $10 for a meal.
You can visit Best Restaurant of sydney and eatnow.com.au for more ideas.
There are so many ways of transportation in Sydney. The example of public transport are; trains, light rails, buses, and ferries. You can seek more information on NSW Transport and you can also download the Trip View app.
You can also use Uber. You need to sign up and download the app. It is very convenient and affordable. The other option is taxi which is also convenient.
Moreover, if you are planning to drive in
Sydney I would recommend you to have a good read on International drivers and riders to have a proper understanding. You can also visit rms to have any information regarding the NSW road for example live traffic,
service NSW, Transport information.
There are so many work opportunities in Sydney which you can take advantages of for instance; in Hospitality & Tourism, Call Centre & Customer service, Marketing and communication and lots more. We will connect you to the right
website where you can find work opportunities
related on your skills.
For students without experience you could also try to apply for McDonald’s, Hungry Jack's, KFC, marketing jobs and some hotels who also seek casual work as well.
Furthermore, in order to work in Australia you will need to apply for a Tax file number (TFN). Tax file number is your personal reference number in the tax and super systems. It is very important to have a Tax file number because without TFN you will pay more tax. Also you won’t be able to apply for government benefits, lodge your tax return electronically and get an Australian business number (ABN). If you are seeking for work I would recommend you to consider it as a priority because all companies asked for TFN. You can have more information on how to apply HERE
Additionally, before you apply for pub, bar, hotel jobs or work in other gambling establishments in Australia. You will need to have the
Responsible Service of Gambling (RSG)
certificate or the Responsible Conduct of
certificate. You can find these courses here.
You can connect to seek.com, jora.com, indeed.com and gumtree
Click here to have an idea of how your resume should be before applying for any job. If you need any additional information please feel free to drop us an email.
We will update you in the forum if any
opportunities show up from our end.
If you are looking for a room to book for a couple of days you can visit wotif.com. If you are in Sydney for a longer period you can find affordable rooms for rent on
flatmates.com.au or on easyroommate where people are looking for housemates to share their apartments or houses. Normally every apartment or house which is close to the city are more expensive compared to those which are away from the city.
If you looking to rent an apartment for
yourself you can visit domain.com or realestate.com.
There are so many internet providers where you can find popular phone plans with international calls included
I would recommend you to visit whistleout.com.au. You will have a proper idea of what mobile phones and plans you can get
according to your requirement.
Shopping & Banking
There are shopping Centres in almost every suburb as well as the city. The most famous ones that are in Sydney are Westfield and DFOwhere you can find different shops. However, if you want to save more money I would recommend you to visit gumtreewhere people sell their products at a very affordable rate.
Kmart and Target are also very affordable where you can find products for Home & Entertainment, Kids, Toys, Womens fashion, Mens fashion, Sports wear and Gifts.
Moreover, in term of groceries you can shop with Aldi, Coles and Woolworths. Furthermore, in Australia there are so many banks where you can open a bank account. According to Australia business review the top banks are as followed;
• Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)
• Westpac Banking Corporation (Westpac)
• National Australia Bank (NAB)
• Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ)
• Bank of Queensland
• Bendigo Bank
• SUNCORP Bank
• AMP Bank Ltd
• Macquarie Bank