Australia remains top of the list when it comes to British expats moving abroad. Burke Bros Moving Group have moved countless families to all parts of Australia, year in, year out. Our customers make the move to Australia for a myriad of different reasons. Here we look at just a few of the draws to life down under.
Under the sea: Australia is famed for the sheer diversity of its ecosystem and specifically its marine wildlife. The countries vast stretches of coastline provide ample opportunity to don a snorkel and see the marine life first hand. Most famously, of course, Queensland is home to a number of snorkelling sites from which to view the Great Barrier Reef.
Sporting greats: Home to the Melbourne Cup; one of the most prestigious events in the horse racing calendar and well famed for its football; Australia has a lot going on when it comes to all things sports. If you want to try your hand at learning a new sport, Sydney’s Bondi Beach is one of the world’s most famous surfing destinations.
Embrace the outback: there are numerous ‘station stays’ spread throughout Australia offering the opportunity to experience outback life first hand at a cattle ranch and immerse yourself in Australia’s history and the life of the aboriginal people.
On land: Devils Marble, Kings Canyon, the Kata Kjuta domes, Uluru, Wave Rock and Bungle Bungles are just a few of the iconic and impressive rock formations dotted throughout Australia all well worth a view.
If you’ve made the decision to move down under, our international moving team would be delighted to advise you on the process of moving household effects and vehicles to any part of Australia. Further information can also be found on our dedicated web page