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 […]

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 […]

31Oct 2017

Homestay or Roomstay, What is the Difference? Coming to Australia as an international student is a big decision, with many factors. One of the biggest considerations is accommodation and whether to utilise homestay or rent a roomstay and self cater. Preferences Students are all different and have different preferences and needs when looking for accommodation. […]