How to cope with moving overseas

Making the very real decision to pack up life as you know it and move to Australia constitutes a major life transition in anyone’s language.

It’s one thing to admire dazzling footage of the Sydney Opera House or Great Barrier Reef, or to fantasise about running away with movie stars Nicole Kidman or Hugh Jackman. The journey may be filled with promising possibilities, but it can also result in feeling lonely, lost, out of control, resentful, anxious, and overwhelmed.