SettleInOz

Settlement help websites for new settlers in Australia

 

 

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WHILE THIS SITE IS NOT CURRENT, YOU ARE WELCOME TO CHECK IT OUT .

THE CURRENT VERSION IS NOW AT  

 

 

Welcome to a website that attempts to help recently arrived people in Australia settle in to living here. Some of the linked settlement sites use easy-to-read-English but they are not all necessarily aimed at  English learners.

If you----the new settler---are confident linguistically & technologically, you might want to use the following multilingual portal as a stepoff point---

 

MyLanguage

http://www.mylanguage.gov.au/

MyLanguage provides access to search engines, web directories and news in over sixty languages.
MyLanguage is a partnership between the State Libraries of
NSW, QLD, SA, VIC, and WA
and the
NT and ACT Library and Information Services.

MyLanguage provides access to over six-million information links: search engines, web directories, government websites, digital library projects and syndicated news headlines.

Or, you might want to start with this excellent settlement overview---

Settlement information for migrants to Australia

http://www.immi.gov.au/allforms/booklets/iforms.htm

When this page opens, make sure you click the link titled 994i

Settlement information for migrants to Australia ( 80KB PDF fe)

Congratulations on your decision to migrate to
Australia. We wish you well and hope you will be
happy in your new home.
This form provides a short summary of some key areas you
should consider when preparing for your new life in Australia.

 

 

Alternatively, if you are very confident with English and the internet........

simply use the TOP BAR to navigate through the categories which will hopefully assist an easier & more successful settlement into the Australian way of life.

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This page is broadly information only. If you want to test your understanding of what it means to live in Australia---via exercises & activities & lessons & worksheets & interactives, online or sometimes offline (printing required)---you should now go to

nowinoz.webs.com

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And, if you need more general English tuition via the internet, you could try the site

tinyurl.com/vikseslklix

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If you are currently studying English at a college, make sure you use the resources---online, offline, physical materials & the teachers---to assist your settlement quest.

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Any questions? suggestions? Email Vik at mailto:viksarakula@email.com

All the best in your quest, from the editors Cathy Tun, Maria Franklin & Vik Sarakula.

Apologies if settleinoz.webs.com seems Sydney/NSW centered. Australia-wide links have been provided where possible. Portals & government sites are the most likely to point you to services in your location.

created 15 April 2011

last updated 19 May 2013