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Living in Australia

You made it! You’re here. Your next step is most likely to make the most of your time here and get settled. We’ve developed a range of guides to help you settle into Australia which includes a number of topics such as banking, money, laws, health and safety, looking after your wellbeing and working in Australia, just to name a few.

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CBHS International Living In Australia Banking

Banking and Money

Learn about opening bank accounts, accessing your money, transferring money. Discover the different types of mobile and internet options and know how to make international calls.

Internet and Phones

Internet and Phones

Discover the different types of mobile and internet options and know how to make international calls.

Staying Safe

Laws in Australia

Here is a short list of some of the Australian laws you need to follow when you are here.

Staying Safe

Staying Safe

Learn more about being safe while living in Australia

Australia Health System

Australia Health System

Find out more about what to do if you get sick, learn about gap fees and your privacy.

Safety in the Bush

Safety in the Bush

Make sure you are up-to-date on fire warnings and bushwalking safety before you head out.

Water Safety

Water Safety

Do you know how to spot a rip in the surf? Or know what to do if you get stung by a bluebottle?

Sexual Health

Sun Safety

Follow these five ‘sun safe’ steps to make sure you are prepared and protected.

Safety in the Bush

COVID-19 tests & claiming

Our dedicated COVID-19 page keeps you up to date on the frequently asked questions from members.

Safety in the Bush

Pregnancy and you

Our dedicated COVID-19 page keeps you up to date on the frequently asked questions from members.