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Loving the Aussie beach lifestyle

Loving the Aussie beach lifestyle

Later this year it will be four years since Family Mum’s gone 2 Aus left London, ready for the move to Aus. Last month it was three years since we launched this blog: Mum’s gone 2 Aus, providing essential support, advice and information for families relocating to Australia.

Recently Mum has received a few messages over on the Mum’s gone 2 Aus Facebook Page asking where I am, and how I am. I admit … Read more

500th article - hurrah!

There’s something very special about our October / November, and end of 2012 wrap-up; it’s also the 500th article published at Mum’s gone 2 Aus. That’s a lot of useful information for families relocating to Australia.

Recently Mum has been juggling family life, work life and the blog. Things have been even busier over the past few weeks with end of school year activities and the lead up to the festive season.

It’s amazing that … Read more

Wrapped and ready for Christmas

Today Mum is sharing some posts from Christmas past…It’s hard to believe we’re about to spend our third Christmas as Australian residents. In a wrap-up of the Christmas-themed articles we have published over the past few years we share Christmas gift ideas, tips and information on how to enjoy your first Christmas in Australia, and some of the quirks of the festive season down under.

Christmas is nearly here

First of all, with less than … Read more

Hop in...for all your Aus relocation news

Over the past few months Family Mum’s gone 2 Aus has been adjusting to, and enjoying, a new routine. In Mum’s gone…back to work in Sydney we shared Mum’s job search experience, and tips for other mums returning to the work force after having a break to take care of the children.

Like any significant change or life event, returning to work can be very daunting, especially in a new country; but I’m … Read more

Hobart Tasmania, Mount Wellington

Next in our series of articles on State capital city links and websites for families relocating to Australia, we are covering Hobart. Tasmania, and its state capital city Hobart, is high on Mum’s list of places to visit.

A little known fact is that Mum’s Great-Great-Great Grandfather was a well-known British convict, sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) in 1834. Research into my family history has revealed locations in Hobart where he resided; when we … Read more

The online scoop

If you have are reading Mum’s gone 2 Aus you have probably sat down, after the kids are in bed, to embark on some research about your family relocation to Australia. You will be hoping to move one day, or maybe you have already obtained your visa and confirmed your relocation date.

Whatever stage you’re at with your family relocation to Australia, Mum’s gone 2 Aus provides you with a wealth of knowledge and support. We started … Read more

Mum's gone 2 Aus is two!

A number of events and changes at chateau Mum’s gone 2 Aus mean this wrap-up covers the past two months: June \ July 2012; and moving forwards we will be publishing wrap-ups and sending our newsletter bi-monthly.

Regular readers will know that in June Mum made an emergency trip back to the UK. We shared an update on this in Second birthday and the changing face of Mum’s gone 2 Aus and more recently … Read more