It will be several years before we can objectively assess many aspects of our move to Canberra but thankfully, for the most important of these – the kids’ education – we can assess their progress along the way.
This week, our boys received their first Aussie school reports and, while there’s room for improvement for both, the signs are that they are in good hands when it comes to developing a love of learning.
Finding somewhere to live from 15,000km away is a pretty tough job, and our own experience benefited from a certain amount of serendipity. Even so, there was a method behind our decision to live in Canberra’s Nicholls suburb. It all started with a research trip a couple of years ago. Continue reading
Today’s blog was going to be about how hard it is to arrange accommodation when you’re 16,000 km away. And with good reason. I’ve been trawling the various websites listing homes to rent in the Canberra area and three ‘home truths’ have become apparent: Continue reading