• If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • Whenever you search in PBworks or on the Web, Dokkio Sidebar (from the makers of PBworks) will run the same search in your Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, Gmail, Slack, and browsed web pages. Now you can find what you're looking for wherever it lives. Try Dokkio Sidebar for free.



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All these apps are free and available on iPhone and iPad unless otherwise stated.


  • How Aussie Are You?
    • Fun quiz app targeted at "tourists, international students, newcomers...and all Aussies!"  
    • Relevant questions about each capital city and lots of slang


  • Australia Unlimited Magazine
    • High quality reading material showcasing the "the ideas and achievements of our world-class scientists, exporters, designers, educators and entrepreneurs."  


  • Surf Life Saving Australia's Beachsafe 
    • "access detailed information about Australia's approx 12,000 beaches including weather and forecast's, tide, swell, water temperature, service patrol periods, Lifesaving Clubs, regulatory and hazard information!"


  • AusEPhrase 
    • Well-researched resource perfect for international students keen to learn relevant Aussie idiomatic language 
    • $1.99 



  • Australia Network 
    • "access to Australia Network news, sport, TV guide, English language learning resources, other Australia Network video content and streams Radio Australia!"


  • Australia Student Guide 
    • "designed to help prospective or current international students research and enjoy Australia."
    •  iPhone & Android
    • Free 


  • ABC apps, including:
  • Welcome to Country: Australian Indigenous Language Groups and Cultural Protocols by Weerianna Street Media
    • "For anyone teaching an Australian Studies component in their courses or if you have students who are interested in Indigenous Australian culture, have a look at the Welcome to Country App. I've downloaded it & am finding it interesting as well as good for reading/dictogloss activities from short written descriptions about local indigenous tribes; listening/viewing (many -but not all - have a video welcome from a tribal elder); and the content could also be used a starting point to discuss indigenous culture/issues/religion etc with international students." (review by Nicki Blake)
    • iPhone only
    • Free



Comments (1)

Sophia Khan said

at 10:15 am on Apr 17, 2013

Thanks Kyle, this is very useful!

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