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Life in Australia

From language to culture, food to healthcare, education to transport, everything's different in a new country; there are so many new things to learn and understand.If you've recently moved to Australia as a refugee or someone seeking asylum, then this is the podcast for you. In each episode of Life In Australia, you'll hear the stories from young people who've been in the same situation as you.Living in a new house with new friends, learning in an Australian school or college and keeping a healthy mind and body: our guests share their experiences of coming to live in Australia and offer advice to help you settle in to your new home too.

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Going to school: “To give you a higher chance tomorrow.”

Education gives you opportunity but what’s it like to go to school or college in Australia? In this episode, our guests talk about their experiences of going to school and learning in Australia.

11mins

25 Feb 2016

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Learning in the community: “Thirsty to get knowledge.”

There are many ways to learn outside of school and college, but where can you find them and what should you do? In this episode, our guests share their experiences of getting education from other parts of the community.

7mins

9 Mar 2016

Rank #2

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Making a home: “To live in a country you need a law, to live in a house you need a law too.”

You’ve found a place to live but how do you make a house a home? In this episode, our guests share their experiences of house sharing, what it’s like to live with other people and how to make a few rules to make sure everyone can be happy.

9mins

11 Feb 2016

Rank #3

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Relationships: “We're all humans, we're all equal.”

Coming to a new country is challenging, and forming new relationships can be a great way to make the transition easier. In this episode, our guests discuss the importance of family, and how they’ve formed new friendships in Australia.

7mins

4 Sep 2016

Rank #4

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Being employed in Australia: “I want to be the Prime Minister!”

Having a job can be fun, allow you to earn money and meet new people. But, working can bring a new set of challenges, and in this episode we discuss how to best respond to, and manage, these new responsibilities.

5mins

3 Sep 2016

Rank #5