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I pledge my loyalty…even during the cricket?!

It’s been a quiet few months on the blog, but Mum is still very much in Aus and still committed to helping families moving to Australia.

A very belated Happy New Year to all our readers, new and old, we hope 2014 brings you everything you wish for, especially if it’s a move to Aus!

We have recently returned from a great overseas trip, stopping over in Kuala Lumpur. We haven’t yet covered … Read more

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

Not where Mum expected to be

For many of us, moving to Australia is one of the biggest and most significant changes we will make in our lives. Managing and facilitating that period of immense change, and the stresses and challenges relating to your move, are what this blog and website is all about.

In case you haven’t noticed our tag line: Mum’s gone 2 Aus provides essential support, advice and information for your family relocation to Australia. Mum and … Read more


We thought we’d quickly remind regular and new readers about the Mum’s gone 2 Aus Facebook Page. Whenever we publish an article on the website we also submit a link to Facebook, in fact in terms of reader feedback and interaction it’s often more lively over on Facebook than on the blog. It’s much easier to leave comments and ask questions if you’re already in Facebook, that’s why we like it!

If you’re new to the site please … Read more


At Mum’s gone 2 Aus we’ve published over 300 articles providing essential support, advice and information regarding family relocation to Australia. Our regular blog posts, or articles, can be found on the home page and by using the menus above.

We also have a number of pages (top right) that we’d like to bring to your attention.

Look at our pages

About Mum’s gone 2 Aus

We’ve just re-written our “About” page. If you’re a new reader … Read more

Any maypoles in Aus?

In two week’s time, on 18th June, Mum’s gone 2 Aus will be one year old. Happy Birthday to Mum! To celebrate our first birthday we’re planning a face lift, a give away, and the first Mum’s gone 2 Aus meet up. We’ll also continue to write informative, helpful and inspirational articles for mums who have moved to Aus, or would like to.

If you have site formatting, usage or content suggestions please contact Mum. … Read more

Long and winding road

For this week’s Friday photo, I planned to publish a then and now shot comparing where we are now with the end of autumn last year. However, once I started looking through last year’s photographs, I found this picture of our boys playing on the steps at Coogee beach in Sydney, and it reminded me how much they love playing on chalk tracks, and in chalk towns; with their cars. This photo displays a fairly modest … Read more