Generation Z

It's that time of year when it's either good to look back or better to look to the future. What with Brexit, Trump and the EU troubles in 2016 we have taken the - somewhat - safer topic of looking at the coming generation - Generation Z. Read More...

Diary of a Pommie in Western Australia

If you are keen to make the move from UK to Oz or just cross the ditch. The enclosed shows how the reality sometimes differs from initial expectations.
It really made us laugh when sent in and certainly worth a post from feedback received so far. Read More...

Differences between the UK and New Zealand

A look at NZ compared to the UK. The Rugby world cup is on and my son has become an “Oxygen Eater” in swimming... Read More...

NZ Culture - just how fanatical are kiwis about rugby.... ?

Does it compare to the Scottish and their love of football for instance? See enc for an interesting comparison... Read More...

NZ moves up the "Prosperity" League table

Both NZ and Australia continue to be well regarded on international measures versus other countries. This survey however goes beyond others in getting underneath the factors that affect life within a country and will be we believe be of considerable interest to those considering a job move to either country. Read More...

New Zealand cuts tax rates - not often a government reduces the personal tax burden.

As of yesterday in New Zealand all personal income rates were cut to varying extents, along with some other tax cut measures. However GST went up from 12.5 to 15 per cent . According to the press the Government's "GST-income tax switch" will see the vast majority of income earners better off. Read More...

Christchurch Earthquake

Our thoughts on the affect of the quake and how New Zealand has coped - admirably in fact. Read More...

Australian Companies need more Skilled people

Skills shortages in Australian Companies causing concern. Studies looking into what is happening. Read More...

Study reveals reasons for NZ attracting new migrants

Study looks into the reasons what NZ is so popular with those considering a move Read More...