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Department of Immigration and Citizenship - Migrants, Visas and Information
australia.gov.au – Migrating to Australia – links to topics
Australia.gov.au – About Australia – comprehensive resource
48 Page Guide to Relocating to Victoria (2MB download)
Each State Government has their own website and a Migration website and some also have services to help you get your overseas qualifications assessed to an Australian equivalent. Read carefully their website and if unable to fully understand contact the different networks available to you with your list of questions.
Australian Capital Territory
Australian Local Government Association – list of all local councils across Australia – council websites are an excellent source of local information – make sure you know the council area where you are living and where you are working as you are entitled to access these services, whether you are renting, purchasing or owning a property.
Convict Creations – interesting website about Australia
Department of Immigration and Citizenship Life in Australia Book - For certain visas, you will need to read and agree to the Australian Values Statement in this online book, so you may like to read this BEFORE you decide to move to Australia. It is available in Portuguese
Beginning a Life in Australia – Welcome Kits for each State and Territory in Portuguese http://www.immi.gov.au/living-in-australia/settle-in-australia/beginning-life/
Centrelink’s list of Portuguese Publications
Medicare Information Kit - contains important information about Medicare, the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, Australian Childhood Immunisation Register, Australian Organ Donor Register and Family Assistance Office. Find out about your entitlements to Medicare, how to get a Medicare card, how to enrol your children on the Immunisation Register, how to become an organ donor etc.
Fair Work Information
ABRISA – Portuguese Translations
ABRISA has some publications translated into Portuguese that may be of your interest.
Study in Australia (Portuguese)
Your guide to food safety
SBS Media (radio programs, television, news etc)
ABRISA - Brazilian Association for Social Development and Integration in Australia – based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
ABRASSO – Australian Brazilian Association – based in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
ABCD - Association for Brazilian Bilingual Children's Development Inc – Non profit community organization based in Manly, New South Wales, Australia
Embassy of Brazil – Based in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Consulate General of Brazil in Sydney
Brazil Trade Bureau in Sydney
Australia Brazil Chamber of Commerce
COALAR Council on Australia-Latin America Relations
Australia-Latin American Business Council
You can also utilize various social networking websites by selecting search criteria including the words ‘Brazil, Portuguese, Brazilian, Language, Culture’
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