Country of the month: Australia
It’s a G'day to Celebrate!
Australia Day is Australia’s official national day. Celebrated annually on 26 January, it marks the anniversary of the 1788 arrival of the first fleet of British ships at Port Jackson, New South Wales, and the raising of Great Britain’s by Governor Arthur Phillip. There are similar Australia Day celebrations in all the states and territories of the country. On this day, there are also ceremonies welcoming new citizens and others honouring those who served the country.
How to apply
To successfully complete the exchange process please follow these steps:
- Getting started
- Preparing your application
- Planning for departure
- Being abroad
- Returning home
- The International Office is very happy to announce the winners of the 2015 Photo and Video Contest.
1st prize: Alicia Silvestri
2nd prize: Cameron Revington
Voter’s choice: Joshua Russell
Thank you to all of the students who submitted pictures of their student exchange to this year’s contest. For more information, visit the Annual Photo and Video Contest webpage.
- Are you interested in participating in a national or international exchange? Come see us at one of the mandatory information sessions. For more information on the information sessions offered, consult the list.
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