My A to Z Blogging Challenge

Alphabetical inspiration and motivation for bloggers

A – Z of Australia – A is for Australia

A – nothing more fitting that starting with the letter A for Australia.

We landed in Perth, exactly 5 years ago yesterday! (11 Jan 2007)

We had previously lived in Portugal (and before that in South Africa, Germany, Mozambique) for 12 years and a long time friend who came to Australia about 10 years ago,  invited my husband to apply for a position in the company he worked for. There was a mining boom in Perth, highly qualified people were hard to come by…
We decided to come for a short visit to Perth and Sydney, to see if this was a country we were prepared to move to.


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About Julie Dawn Fox

I'm Julie, a British expat in Portugal with a passion for travel, writing and photography. My blog, Julie Dawn Fox in Portugal, is a way of sharing what I learn about the food, art, culture and unusual highlights of Portugal. You'll find honest opinions, helpful tips and ideas for travelling and living in Portugal. If you need a native English speaker to help you create or translate content for your website, articles or other documents, please email me or visit

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