Travel Information

Norwegian citizens travelling to Australia

Citizens of Svalbard that are travelling to Australia need a stamped visa in their passport prior to arriving.

What to expect in Australia

🤝 friendly locals
⚡ Above average wifi
🏖️ beaches
⛅ warm weather
💰 expensive cost of living
👯‍♂️ good for parties
hiking

Common Tourist Questions

🥘 Do I need to tip?

No, you are not expected to tip at restaurants and other service businesses.

💰 Should I carry cash?

Yes, you should carry cash on you. Foreigners usually deal in cash.

☎️ Where do I get a SIM card from?

Some popular telecom companies are

Vodafone, Virgin, and Telstra

.

💦 Can I drink tap water?

Yes, you can generally drink tap water. This may not apply in smaller towns and rural areas. Double-check when you arrive.

🚕What do I use to get around?

Popular ride-hailing services include

Uber.

Exchange Rates

The primary currency is AUD.

1 NOK = 0.162709 AUD

To put that in perspective, the average dinner will cost you roughly $10.00 USD.

Visa Status

A Visa needs to be provided by the country prior to travelling.

Notes and Passport Validity

There are no special notes about passport validity at this time. In general, it is good to ensure that your passport is valid 3 months after your trip ends.

Safety and Security

Do not travel.

Statistics

These values are calculated by computing the average scores that we have available to us across all cities in Australia. In some cases, they may not be completely accurate.

Internet Speed (3.77 / 5)
Safety (3.81 / 5)
Cost of Living (3.05 / 5)
Average Hotel Cost

$88.00 USD / night

Average Dinners

$10.00 USD

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Popular Cities in Australia

Adelaide

Brisbane

Byron Bay

Cairns

Canberra

Darwin

Gold Coast

Hobart

Melbourne

Perth

Sydney

Wollongong

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