australians in new york

We are a 501(c)(3) Public Charity, and our Mission is to connect Australians in America through social, professional, and charitable initiatives.

Australians in America founded The Australian Community. We are the largest non-profit in the United States by Australian membership. We assist Australians living across the United States and moving to America from Australia through our social, professional, and charitable initiatives.

Since our inception in 2011, The Australian Community has assisted tens of thousands of Australians living in New York and all across the USA. Please scroll down to see information as well as some of the services we offer.

Most importantly, we publicly share information through our website, social media, and our Book:  Moving to the US for AussiesFirst published in 2017, it is the definitive guide for Australians living in America.

Moreover, if you are an Australian living in America, our Private Member Network provides knowledge and professional connections to overcome the challenges of living in the U.S. - no matter where you live.

Whether you are an Australian in New York or another U.S. city, our non-profit services overcome many of the challenges faced by Australians in America.

Donate Now to help fight Food Insecurity in America

The Australian Community will match your tax-deductible donations to fight Food Insecurity, dollar for dollar, up to a maximum total of $10,000.

View our 2020 Grant Use Reports

See how donations to our Disaster Relief Fund positively impacted Australian organizations providing Bushfire relief.

February Update

Having access to professional Immigration, Travel, Tax and Financial professionals is essential to understanding the many challenges that have arisen during COVID-19.

COVID-19 Updates

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to keep up with Immigration updates, Consulate openings, and strategies for visa renewals.  Hear #thoughtleadership from Australian CEOs on navigating the challenges of #businesscontinuity.

The Best FOREX Rate?

Compare our rates on AUD to USD, USD to AUD, and AUD to GBP. Our Members transfer millions of dollars every year for business and personal needs.  See how you can save money through The Australian Community's preferred FOREX rate.

Bank Accounts & U.S. Credit

Learn how Australians living in America can quickly open accounts and access U.S. credit!  Our relationship with HSBC Bank USA overcomes this most basic challenge for Australians living in the USA.

Community Job Fair v3.0

The Australian Community Job Fair is proactively connecting Australians in New York to Employers and Recruiters.

News & Articles

Read the success stories of Australians in New York.  Access the latest National Immigration data.  Read articles covering the social, professional, and charitable initiatives of The Australian Community.

Our Private Network

From Accounting to Visas, Employment to Tax, our private network hosts more than thirty private groups based on Industry, Interest, and Location.  You can also connect with our social media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn

Monthly Events

Want to make new Australian connections in New York and other cities in America?  Our monthly events are an excellent opportunity to meet other like-minded Australians living in the United States.

Read our Book

The Ultimate Expat Guide for moving to America from Australia. Each chapter covers important topics such as Tax, Immigration, Employment and overcoming common expat challenges for Australians in New York.

Rent your first New York Apartment without a Credit History

Read how The Australian Community can offer a solution to possibly the greatest challenge facing Australians moving to New York.


The Australian Community is qualified to receive tax deductible donations, bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under Sections 170, 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Tax Code.

We are a GuideStar Platinum Charity.

Next Steps...

If you are an Australian living in or moving to America from Australia, Europe, or Asia, you can join The Australian Community.

You connect with our private network and knowledgebase.

Annual Membership is only $45 for Individuals or $80 for members and their spouses!

Interested in a Corporate Sponsorship?  Click here to learn about Corporate Sponsorships.