Category Archives: Student Advice

10 Must-Know Student Accommodation Etiquette Rules (Part 2)

Chores Are To Be Shared With this in mind, cleaning regularly should be done by everybody. To be fair, make a rotating roster wherein every roommate is slated for ...

10 Must-Know Student Accommodation Etiquette Rules (Part 1)

Residing in student accommodation is great for enjoying Australia with like-minded people. However, taking note of etiquette rules is a must when sharing a home with ...

5 Tips To Create The Best New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s resolutions give everyone a chance to reflect on accomplishments from the past year and think of things to do in the year to come. They’re a good ...

How Christmas Is Celebrated In Australia

Christmas Day Although Christmas Eve is usually celebrated in Europe, it’s more common to have gatherings on Christmas Day (25 December) in Australia. Some ...

Australia & Money Etiquette (Part 2)

Haggling & Bargaining Bargaining, otherwise known as haggling, isn’t common in Australian establishments. Generally, it’s only accepted at garage sales, ...

Australia & Money Etiquette (Part 1)

Tax Set aside that calculator of yours because the pricing seen advertised on menus or items of clothing is the same price you’ll have to pay. A 10% Goods and ...

Ways To Connect When Feeling Isolated As An International Student

It’s normal to feel isolated as a student abroad, and that’s with or without the impact of the coronavirus. But remember: You are not alone in this. So, here are ...

8 Reasons Education In Australia Is The Best (Part 2)

5. The Australian Government has dedicated over A$300 million for international students’ scholarships. More than 3,000 Australia Awards scholarships are offered ...

8 Reasons Education In Australia Is The Best (Part 1)

1. Six Australian universities are part of the world’s top 100. Compared to educational institutions like the United Kingdom’s Oxford or the United States’ ...

Balancing Study, Work, & Daily Life (Part 2)

Have That Body Moving Everyday Whether you admit it or not, moving your body is essential in balancing your study, work, and daily life. As per the Department of ...