The Australian Community is a 501(c)(3) Public Charity. Our Mission is to connect Australians living in New York through Professional, Social and Charitable initiatives.

Australians in New York.

Based in New York City, we are the preeminant non-profit organization for professional Australians living in New York.

Our member services assist Australians to connect through a private Enterprise Social Network that facilitates 1:1 connections. Most importantly, it also contains the largest private Australian knowledge base in North America.

Over the past decade, The Australian Community has assisted tens of thousands of Australians living in New York and across America. Therefore, we have extensive experience in meeting the professional needs of Australians moving to New York.

Importantly, we publicly share information for those considering the move to New York through our website, social media, and our Book:  Moving to the US for Aussies. First published in 2017, it is the definitive guide for Australians moving to New York.

Whether you are an Australian in New York or another U.S. city, our non-profit services can connect you with other professional Australians in New York.

Services for Australians in New York

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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?

Our Members transfer millions of dollars every year for business and personal needs. 

Compare our rates on AUD to USD, USD to AUD, AUD to GBP, and more than 30 other currencies. See how much you can save through The Australian Community’s preferred FOREX rate.

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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.

Therefore, we provide guidance for Australian job seekers, including the latest U.S. Consular approvals for the E-3 visa, through our YouTube Channel.

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News & Articles

Read the success stories of other Australians in New York. 

Access the latest National Immigration data.  Read articles covering the professional, social, and charitable initiatives of The Australian Community.


Our Private Network

Our Yammer Network hosts the largest private Australian knowledgebase in North America. It also directly connects you to more than 1,000 other professional Australians.

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: FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn.

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Virtual and In-Person Events

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

Beginning later in 2021 we have In-Person events planned for New York.

Read our Book

The Ultimate Expat Guide for Australians moving to New York.

Firstly, rather than relying on the individual experience of self-proclaimed experts, our book Moving to the US for Aussies is the culmination of years of knowledge captured from the collective experiences of thousands of Australian members of our non-profit organization.

Further, each of the twenty chapters cover important topics such as:

  • Employment
  • Immigration
  • Health Insurance
  • Tax
  • Renting your first Apartment and
  • Overcoming common ex-pat challenges
  • All designed to give Australians an insight into ex-pat life in the USA.

Connect with Australians in New York

News & Knowledge

Currency Exchange: How to save money

Currency Exchange: How to save money

Connect with our “Mates Rates” on FOREX Members of The Australian Community transfer millions of dollars overseas every year for business and personal needs. Therefore, based on this volume, a preferred Australian currency exchange rate on International wire transfers has been…

2021 Creative Challenge Short Film Competition

2021 Creative Challenge Short Film Competition

Connecting Australians in America is core to our Mission. What better way to connect Australians across America than to challenge them to a Short Film Competition? The Australian Community’s Creative Challenge began in 2013. We designed the competition to be…

Are Vaccinations for Australians driving Jobs in the U.S.?

Are Vaccinations for Australians driving Jobs in the U.S.?

There has been an increase in the number of articles floating around the Blogosphere that vaccinations for Australians are creating a wave of new arrivals in America. It is true that easy access to U.S. vaccinations for Australians factors into…

Australians living in America: How many?

Australians living in America: How many?

For a number of years, we have been publishing data on how many Australians are living in America. This report highlights data directly obtained from the United States Government. If you are wondering how many Australians living in America and…

September 11 2021 Australian Flag Raising

September 11 2021 Australian Flag Raising

Saturday, September 11, 2021, marks the 20th anniversary of 9/11. The Australian Community will commemorate this occasion with a special flag-raising ceremony at Bowling Green in NYC. The September 11 2021 Australian flag-raising ceremony at Bowling green commemorates the Ten…

Australians in the USA

Australians in the USA

The Australian Community is a 501(c)(3) Public Charity. Our Mission is to connect Australians living in the USA through Professional, Social and Charitable initiatives. Australians in the USA. Based in New York City, we are the preeminant non-profit organization for…


Next Steps…

If you are an Australian moving, or living in New York, you can join The Australian Community.

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

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