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3 steps on How to apply for Australian passport for new born child

How to apply for Australian passport for new born babies? This article lists the steps on how to do that! Table of Contents: Step 1. Create an account in passports.gov.au and lodge a passport application Step 2. Gather the required documents for your newborn Step 2a. Get your newborn’s photo taken Step 2b. Have the …

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Getting in the top primary schools in Melbourne is tricky-ish

As of January 2021, majority of the top primary schools in Melbourne are still found in the east side of the city. Consequently, real estate prices on those suburbs are getting expensive each hour as we speak. You may be a parent who is looking for a good school for your school-aged children in Melbourne. …

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How to rent a house in Melbourne the first time

Getting a rental property in Melbourne is totally different from what we were used to in the Philippines or in Singapore. In Australia, the rental application process is heavily regulated and very structured. For first-time renters or newcomers like us, it came as a surprise that the search can be competitive too; we have to …

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How to apply for Australia Visa Subclass 189 Skilled Independent

It’s been fours years since we moved to Australia with the Visa 189 Skilled Independent. It only seems like yesterday and next month, we are going to apply for Australian citizenship. It seems perfect timing to write how we got here in the country and list all the application steps. Application steps for Australia Visa …

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