Student Welfare – Reconnect
After 2020, many people feel like they have lost their connection with others. They now look forward to some…
Student welfare – Volunteering
How to be a part of the community in Australia?
Many international students have found themselves isolated from the local community.
Student welfare – Meditation
Many people talk about meditation. Arguments in favour of meditation include that it may help you to
Student welfare – Food relief
Food is essential for survival. So, even if you have lost your income, you should not skip meals.
[COVID-19] Marketing Scams on Facebook
Many people use Facebook as a marketing and communication tool, and this has been highly successful. Also, many people use Facebook as a scam tool, and this is often highly successful too.
Tips to finish your assessment quicker
You are sitting in front of the computer, staring at the tasks you need to do for your studies, and you start thinking… “OMG! I don’t know where to start.” You might stand up, go to the kitchen, open the fridge, and check what is there. You might repeat the actions a few times until you decide to call it a day.
[COVID-19] Where can you eat out now?
After a few months of lockdown, we can now finally eat out!! From 1st June, the restrictions started lifting. Restaurants, cafes and bars are allowed to open as long as they follow the rules.
How to find accommodation in Melbourne?
If you are not thinking of renting a whole house or flat, a shared house/flat is probably the best option. There are many people looking for a housemate/flatmate every single day and the best place to approach them nowadays is online. Below are 3 places where you might find your ideal home.
How to get to my accommodation from the airport?
There are 2 international airports. However, most of you will arrive in Tullamarine Airport, also known as Melbourne Airport. If you haven’t arranged any pick up, here are some ways that you can get to where you need to go.
Getting around Melbourne
There are 3 main types of public transportations in Melbourne
No matter which one you are taking, you will need to purchase Myki. Myki is a card that allows you to travel around Melbourne. Without it, you will get fined if the inspector catches you.