We are a 501(c)(3) Public Charity

The Mission of The Australian Community is to connect Australians living in the U.S. through social, professional and charitable initiatives.

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

Meet the Team

Our Board of Directors reflects, and advocates for the Professional Industries of our 3,800 Members in the United States.


Sarah Henderson


Sarah is an experienced in house attorney, admitted to practice in New South Wales and New York


Peter Harper


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James Boland

Founder & President

"Through sharing knowledge we can assist Australians overcome many of the challenges of living in the U.S."

Next Steps...

Since our inception in 2011, more than 6,500 Aussies expats have connected with The Australian Community in New York and other U.S. cities.