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  1. Visas and immigration
    Hello! My family are looking at the prospect of emigrating from the UK, and heading to Western Australia late this year/early next, by which time I will be 18 years old. Hugely enthusiastic about driving, one of my main thoughts in the process is how the move will affect my ability to drive...
  2. General chit-chat and news
    An underrated task but one which needs most attention is getting your driver's license once you arrive in the country. Surely, getting a license is as important as getting a job because without a license you will face following challenges: 1) Getting around - The most obvious advantage...
  3. Cost Of Living
    Driving in Brisbane with Qatar/UAE license --------------------------------------------------- Hi We are young parents & relocating to Brisbane, Australia in mid June from Qatar. We paid an initial visit to Melbourne, Australia in August 2014. I have UAE and Qatar Driving License. 1- Would...
  4. Travel questions
    Driving in Brisbane with Qatar/UAE license --------------------------------------------------- Hi We are young parents & relocating to Brisbane, Australia in mid June from Qatar. We paid an initial visit to Melbourne, Australia in August 2014. I have UAE and Qatar Driving License. 1- Would...
  5. Travel questions
    I have both Japanese and US driving licenses for more than 5 years now. And according to VicRoads, both countries are recognized countries and I don't need any test for converting and achieving a "Victorian Driving Licence". My question is how long does it take to receive your licence once you...
  6. Jobs and work
    Hi there, my partner and I emigrated from Scotland to WA in January. We're now living in Mandurah. My partner has a decent job in Perth but I can't find anything - and I mean anything! Back in Glasgow I worked in a project with people with drug, alcohol and mental health issues, but none of my...
  7. Jobs and work
    Hey all, I am 16, I absolutely love everything about trucks. I am doing all of the "smart" subjects at school (physics, chemistry, maths b) and I don't really know what I want to do when I'm older. I was just wondering if I could have someone that has been a driver or is currently driving...
  8. Travel questions
    I am planning a drive from Adelaide to Uluru in April next year. My main concern is driving in the outback. I've driven to Uluru with my parents before but i was 10 at the time, and I have never been on a drive this long with me as the driver. I will be 21 when my friends and I take off. I am...
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