Hiking Mount Beacon

Hiking Upstate New York

A couple of weeks ago, some friends and I got the chance to head upstate to Beacon, to hike Mount…


Top 10 Facebook Posts for Australian Expats

10 Most Frequently Asked Questions on Facebook

If you're a part of one or more of the expat communities on Facebook you are no doubt familiar with…


The most useful apps I've found

Obviously, your phone is an incredibly handy tool, and once you have a cell plan (remember, you…


Best Coffee in New York City (as voted by Australians)

Taken from Natalie D's post in the Australian's in NYC Facebook group. If you would like to see…


How to enrol to vote

IMPORTANT: Voting in Australia

UPDATE 13TH SEPTEMBER: https://marriagesurvey.abs.gov.au/overseas <-- Use this! Just in case you…


Map of New York City

The Complete Guide to New York City Neighborhoods 2021

So you're thinking about moving to New York, or maybe moving apartments, and have no idea what all…


How to tip properly in New York City

How to (properly) tip in New York City

Taken from my Food & Drink information page and my page on tipping. Yep. It’s weird and new,…


What are Australians talking about

What are Australians talking about?

Taken from an analysis of 1343 posts on the Australians in NYC group on Facebook from June, 2017.


Australian Taxes in America

New ATO rules regarding HELP, HECS and other loans

If you still have a HELP or HECS Debt in Australia, and you now live in the United States (or…


Tim Tams in New York

Where can I buy Australian products in America 2021

There are lots of Australian goodies that I'm sure you miss, so here's a list of the top ones that…


FYI to Australian property owners

If you own a house or property in Australia you should always keep up with the rules and changes…