Jump to content

Toggle Immigration Immigration

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


For all those questions that invariably arise.

  • 9,062 topics
  • 75,770 replies
police clearance - last post by Bretty2


Everything regarding that dreaded application!

  • 6,693 topics
  • 60,893 replies
UNISA curriculum/course out... - last post by Theodore

Coffee Clubs

  1. Bloemfontein,
  2. Cape Town,
  3. Durban,
  4. Johannesburg,
  5. Port Elizabeth,
  6. Pietermaritzburg,
  7. Pretoria,
  8. UK

For our immigrants-in-waiting to get together and share triumphs and frustrations.

  • 267 topics
  • 5,921 replies
IELTS TEST 10 MAY 2014, WHO... - last post by Kimayne

LSD Trips & Arrivals

Look, See & Decide trips and those needs for when you arrive.

  • 1,319 topics
  • 12,028 replies
Handed in my resignation to... - last post by gordonza

Settling In

Now that we've arrived, what do we need to know?

  • 1,748 topics
  • 18,389 replies
Household basics - where? - last post by Bronwyn&Co

Schools & Education

... because it's for our kids that we came here, right?

  • 886 topics
  • 6,142 replies
A bunch of rather silly que... - last post by rozellem

Going Back?

yes, there are some of us who "verlang" too much, and return home ...

  • 129 topics
  • 3,494 replies
Retiring in South Africa - last post by Bronwyn&Co

Toggle Discussions Discussions

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


Just joined? Please let us know a little about who you are and how we can be of service.

  • 1,787 topics
  • 15,424 replies
Howsit - In the process of... - last post by SAtoAUS


Want to bounce an idea or question today? You've come to the right place!

  • 2,905 topics
  • 25,163 replies
what don't you like abo... - last post by Bronwyn&Co


  1. New South Wales,
  2. Queensland,
  3. South Australia,
  4. Tasmania,
  5. Victoria,
  6. Western Australia

What's on the social calendar for South Africans in Australia?

  • 512 topics
  • 2,700 replies
Get Together SOR Perth - last post by May


  1. Adelaide, SA,
  2. Brisbane, QLD,
  3. Canberra, ACT,
  4. Darwin, NT,
  5. Hobart, TAS,
  6. Melbourne, VIC,
  7. Perth, WA,
  8. Sydney, NSW,
  9. Auckland, NZ

Want to share ideas with the folks in your home town? This is where it's at. If you don't find your city or town here, drop us a line in Technical -> Forum Help and we'll consider adding it :)

  • 1,794 topics
  • 12,144 replies
Seabrook/Altona/Point Cook/... - last post by Mel-B


.. makes-the-world-go-round-the-world-go-round, anything you'd care to ask or share about personal finances, taxes, retirement, or any other money matters

  • 1,165 topics
  • 9,264 replies
Monthly transfers to SA - last post by AndreR

Home and Hearth

Have some recipes to share? Found a shop that sells Mrs. Balls? Share your homemaking ideas here.

  • 359 topics
  • 2,951 replies
Buying a house - last post by HansaPlease

Health and Wellness

Whether Baby Boomer or concerned parent, this topic is always of interest, and even more so in a new country!

  • 365 topics
  • 2,615 replies
Whooping Cough Vaccination - last post by rozellem

Ladies' Lounge

For the ladies only (21+). Contact a hostess for access.

  • 701 topics
  • 10,109 replies
  • Protected Forum

The Men's Shed

For the men only (21+). Contact a host for access.

  • 34 topics
  • 267 replies
  • Protected Forum

Spiritual Life

Emigration is not always easy. Share your spiritual support here.

  • 366 topics
  • 2,730 replies
A question for the Christians - last post by Alida


Lost contact with a friend or family member? Let us know, maybe someone else knows them too!

  • 71 topics
  • 122 replies
Lost my wife It's reall... - last post by TracyHaggett

Places of Interest

Articles posted by "locals" to entice you to attractions across Australia.

  • 174 topics
  • 1,144 replies
Lyell Deer Sanctuary - last post by sbhennops


Undercover writer? How about sharing some of your experiences with us? Post your stories here!

  • 506 topics
  • 6,365 replies
And so it begins....needing... - last post by Kanniewagnie


Planning to "go home" for a visit? Come here to discuss airlines, flight tickets or impressions of your travels.

  • 296 topics
  • 2,067 replies
Travel Insurance - last post by Lynnw


Because South Africans have a sense of humour too!

  • 1,410 topics
  • 4,765 replies
Not really a joke, but .... - last post by Bronwyn&Co

Toggle Advertising Advertising

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


Have something to sell, to rent ... or give away? Looking for something?

  • 715 topics
  • 1,543 replies
Toyota Conquest - last post by lemoen


  1. Business Services

Here you will find commercial and non-profit advertisements

  • 13 topics
  • 49 replies
Migration Outcomes Australi... - last post by AndreaL


Need to get something sent to South Africa, or brought to Australia? Advertise here!

  • 109 topics
  • 246 replies
Anybody flying to Brisbane... - last post by Kodplessis

Toggle Employment Employment

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Queries, Tips and News

What's it like to work in Australia? Want to share good ideas and tips?

  • 330 topics
  • 1,740 replies
Finding work in Aus first b... - last post by Kimayne


Look in here for hidden job markets, networking and advice from folks already in Australia!

  • 179 topics
  • 638 replies
Civil engineering job - last post by Crisplet


I am looking for a job ...

  • 595 topics
  • 1,648 replies
Looking for job in Bundaberg - last post by BronHammond


We are looking for someone to ...

  • 520 topics
  • 1,049 replies
Senior Mechanical/electrica... - last post by Marcie


Everything you need to know about establising and running a business in Australia.

  • 75 topics
  • 367 replies
Small & Medium Size bus... - last post by Crisplet

Toggle News from South Africa News from South Africa

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


Any little tidbit you want to share.

  • 32 topics
  • 301 replies
... and in more election ne... - last post by OubaasDik


What are the Bokke up to now ?

  • 13 topics
  • 162 replies
Let's mention the Bulle - last post by Lynnie

Toggle Technical Technical

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Forum Help

Having problems? Want to leave your comments? Ask here!

  • 288 topics
  • 1,748 replies
Help - timeline - last post by Tazzn

Computers and Internet

Any questions or comments you may have of a REALLY technical nature.

  • 145 topics
  • 1,151 replies
Photobook scam! - last post by Bams


Something you should know ...

  • 23 topics
  • 22 replies
A Reminder of our Advertisi... - last post by Riekie

Upcoming Calendar Events

Today's birthdays

  • MelB's Photo

    MelB (40)

  • Peanuts's Photo

    Peanuts (31)

  • billabong's Photo

    billabong (38)

  • Pascale Gartrell's Photo

    Pascale Gartrell (50)

  • Brumby's Photo


Recent Topics

Recent Status Updates

  • Photo
      22 Apr

    3 days of work left, 14 days in RSA left...

    Show comments (4)
  • Photo
      22 Apr

    3 more sleeps till hubby and I are together again and 14 more days till we fly. The stress is fading and now I'm just excited.

    Show comments (1)
View All Updates
  • 337,353 Total Posts
  • 11,931 Total Members
  • HeinCon Newest Member
  • 274 Most Online

38 users are online (in the past 15 minutes)

4 members, 34 guests, 0 anonymous users   (See full list)

Bing, Tiermelk, AndreR, Aneldari, Jill