LIFE IN AUSTRALIA
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How is life in Australia?
Australia is a land of diversity and culture. It is an amazing place to study and one of the top study destinations in the world. Whether you are here for a short duration or long duration, it will be a safe and rewarding experience. Here are some details which will help you understand what Australia is like.
Climate and weather in Australia
Australia’s climate varies greatly throughout the eight states and territories; there are four seasons across most of the country and a wet and dry season in the tropical north.
Australia’s seasons are at opposite times to those in the northern hemisphere. December to February is summer; March to May is autumn; June to August is winter; and September to November is spring.
The following average daily temperatures are a guide only.
Spring (Sep – Nov) 22°C
Autumn (Mar – May) 23°C
Summer (Dec – Feb) 26°C
Winter (Jun – Aug) 18°C
People and Culture
Australia is rich in culture and has a diverse cultural mix and varied in its religion, language, history, and art. As an international student studying in Australia you will find yourself studying in a fascinating and diverse environment.
Before deciding to study in Australia is accommodation. What type of accomdation you wish to stay in. Most students prefer to choose homestay families. If you choose homestay families then it is important that you decide what type of family you wish to stay with. Also transportation is important. You need to condiser accommodation close to major transport networks to get to the campus.
Costs of Living in Australia
The following approximate costs are a guide only and are to be used as a guide only.
Litre of milk – $AUD2
Loaf of bread – $AUD2
Weekly travel pass – $AUD41
Movie ticket – $AUD16
Average living cost is approx. $1,500 per month