Arrival Check List

  1. Download our FREE App in your smart phone or tablet. Look for MY STUDENT GUIDE AUSTRALIA
  2. Join our Facebook My Student Guide Australia for student news, events, etc
  3. Obtain your Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) card
  4. Visit the STUDENT HUB of your city.  You will find lots of free and very useful services there!
  5. Open a bank account
  6. Find a place to live
  7. Obtain a local ID Card (18+ Card in Queensland)
  8. Obtain your local rechargeable transport card
  9. Get a local SIM card for your mobile phone
  10. Obtain a Tax File Number (TFN) if you want to work
  11. Prepare you CV or Resume if you want to find a job
  12. Obtain your local Library card
  13. Download the BEACHSAFE App
  14. Download the EMERGENCY+ App