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things they won’t tell you about Australia…

Australian’s have an ongoing in-joke… And the whole point is to freak eager travellers out a little bit. We love to do it, and it’s an unspoken agreement between all Australian’s to just keep the joke going as long as possible. Everything from spiders that can jump ten metres to sharks that have poison venom, you’ll hear some stories created in jest for the sole purpose of freaking you out. But don’t worry, we’re here to set the record straight!…

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your official Aussie culture bucket list!

It’s Australia Day! That means it’s time to brush up on your Aussie cultural knowledge! If you’re new to Australia, Australia Day doesn’t really go down like the 4th of July – while we’re patriotic, we’re a little less “broadcast-a-parade-on-national-television” and a little more “test-how-much-meat-we-can-cook-on-a-BBQ-while-submerged-in-a-baby-pool (don’t put your barbie in the baby pool).” We Aussie’s tend to see just how comfortable we can make ourselves while turning sausages all day in the sun – so it’s safe to say that…

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eats and bars on the cheap: ECU Bunbury

Cheap food is like the bat signal for university students. And we wouldn’t be very good at what we do unless we compiled all of that precious information into one location, would we? We’ve done you a solid and decided to tour the country to find the best places to eat, drink and have a darn good time, no matter what Village you’re from! So here it is: a compiled list of the best places to eat, drink and hang for…

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a newbies guide to settling in

If you’re new to the area you’re probably a little bit daunted by the prospect of making new friends and learning your way around the area. But fear not! We have the ultimate beginners guide to settling in during your first week at the Village. Whether you’ve moved to Australia from foreign lands, or if you’ve just moved suburbs, everyone is new here and you’re definitely not alone! So here are a few of our best tips for starting your…

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