We hope you’ve had a great week at uni! If you are in between assignments, we’ve got the latest news from QUT and Brisbane for you to read.
Our friend, Hao, current QUT International student and International Digital Ambassador shares some of his experiences of Australia so far. Look out, Kangaroos ahead!
Budgets are your friend
We understand student life can be overwhelming at times, especially when it comes to finances. To help, the team at Studies in Australia have shared a great article to give you some budgeting tips.
Foodies, this one is for you!
Want to sample some of Sunnybank’s best cuisine? On Saturday 18 June take a self-guided tour around the Brisbane suburb renowned for its awesome Asian food. There will even be live music and entertainment.
Don’t worry if you can’t make it to this event, you can experience Sunnybank at any time of the year. Feel free to take us with you!
Join one of our clubs or societies
We have many fantastic clubs and societies where you can connect with other international students from different countries, courses and of various age groups.
Our Digital Ambassador, Linette, joined the Malaysian Student Association, as well as the Yoga and Meditation club. Which ones will you choose?
Job applications: some tips and tricks
Are you looking for work at the moment? Not sure where to start with your CV? We have found some useful information on the GradConnection website to keep you ahead of the pack.
Have a whale of a time!
Want to try something different? Why not experience whale watching! Get up close and personal with humpback whales in their natural habitat from now through to November while aboard the ‘Eye-Spy’ ferry.
We are on Instagram!
That’s right, you can now follow @qutinternational on Instagram for real stories from our QUT international students. So, what are you waiting for?
Things Aussies say
If you are new to Brisbane then you might be wondering why Aussies (look, I’m doing it already!) shorten everything. Here is a quick video tutorial to help you out. See you at Maccas this arvo!
Until next time, have an awesome weekend!
The QUT Team
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