Check List:

Everything to double check, and have ready before you leave!

  • Renew passports
  • Confirm valid visa
  • Redirect mail
  • Unsubscribe from unwanted services
  • Organise shipping and pet transport
  • Sell, donate or start to pack your belongings
  • Collect school and medical records
  • Confirm your flights, accommodation, and transport
  • Organise medication if required
  • Notify change of address to banks etc.
  • Transfer money to foreign exchange
  • Set up bank account
  • Set up Tax File Number
  • Organise Super account
  • Fill out Medicare forms
  • Disconnect power, electricity, water

If you can think of anything else to add to this checklist, please contact Tullie at

Hand luggage:

Don’t forget to bring you hand luggage for the journey over! Whether via boat or plane, these are some of the things you’ll be required to bring:

  • Passport
  •  A day’s worth of clean clothes
  • 1 Week’s worth of your regular medication! (Important!)
  • Phone Chargers and Phone
  • Tooth brush and tooth paste.
  • Entertainment. ( A good book is always a great idea!)
  • Your tickets.
  • Visa’s and other important documents.
  • Australian dollars. (Cash!)
  • If travelling with kids, don’t forget some toys!