25Aug 2018

Knock knock! Your student has arrived – now what?! Now your student has arrived it seems pretty easy, but getting students acquainted to a new country can be a little bit challenging, especially with a language barrier. Once greetings are made, there are a few things to do to get your student set up, not […]

08Aug 2018
Host family support

Your guide to hosting students! Their arrival at homestay! – first things first…

06Aug 2018
GBS global hug - homestay

A Traditional Australian Homestay Family – What is that? We have an huge diversity of culture, language and nationalities that make up Australia. Students coming to live and study in Australia sometimes are surprised to see that we are such a culturally diverse country, made up of people from dozens of countries. Australian families are […]

01Aug 2018

Wondering how much you get paid as a host?  we explain it all in this article…

25Jul 2018

It’s about connecting Whether you’re a seasoned host, or expecting your first international student, connecting with your guest is something we all experience with every visitor we welcome in our homes. Then there is that little extra challenge – different languages!  A study tour or short homestay is a great way to connect and settle into hosting […]