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Born Global: May 2024

Hello Friend, I share this as my last newsletter as CEO of Advance. Leading our community of global Australians has been an immense privilege. My goal has always been to … Continued

Born Global: April 2024

Hello Friend, There is a lot to reflect on this month. Australians are reeling from the horrific attacks in Sydney over the last week, with emotional outpouring for the victims … Continued

Born Global: March 2024

Hello Friend, The engagement and enthusiasm at the Advance Gala Dinner ️last week were truly outstanding ⭐️ 🥂. See the energy of the evening in the photo gallery, inspiring speeches, and … Continued

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Born Global: February 2024

Hello Friend, With a flurry of events and impending deadlines, we’ve compiled a ✅ checklist to help you keep an eye on things! Advance’s Gala Dinner on March 14th will … Continued

Born Global: January 2024

Hello Friend, Happy New Year! We hope you had a great holiday and feel refreshed 🌚🎇 Here we are reflecting on an extraordinary past year with Advance and looking forward … Continued

Global Legal Career Moves

In an era of unparalleled connectivity, legal professionals are breaking traditional barriers to explore dynamic global career paths. The exploration into “Global Legal Career Moves” is inspired by the insightful … Continued

Where to Celebrate the Festive Season

If you know of any other holiday meetups happening near you, please let us know 📧 China Beijing Ambassador’s Farewell Christmas Dinner Shanghai Aussie Christmas Lunch & Community Awards Hong … Continued

Born Global: October 2023

Hello Friend, The referendum raised many conversations around the discrimination and disadvantage faced by indigenous Australians. As many of us try to explain the referendum, and the outcome, to our … Continued

Where to Watch the Melbourne Cup

Special Events HONG KONG – Australian Association of Hong Kong – Long Luncheon and After Party SINGAPORE – ANZA Singapore Melbourne Cup UAE – Australia Business Council Dubai Pubs/Bars (likely … Continued

Advance at the inaugural SXSW Sydney

The very first SXSW Sydney will bring together inspiring thinkers, creators and innovators from across the world for a series of conferences, festivals, an expo and parties. If you are … Continued

Where to Watch the Footy Finals

AFL Grand Final USA Arlington Austin Chicago Cincinnati Dallas Houston Huntington Beach Minneapolis Nashville New York Philadelphia Phoenix Portland Sacramento San Diego San Francisco Santa Monica Seattle UK London: Vauxhall … Continued

Countdown to a Historic Referendum

We are on the brink of a significant moment in Australian history, with the date – 14 October – set for our first referendum in over two decades.  Australia will … Continued

Born Global: August 2023

Hello Friend, First up, the big reveal… We’re thrilled to introduce you to all 25 Advance GameChangers in the 2023 Global Australian Awards. 🌟 Do you know any of these extraordinary … Continued

Australia’s Industry Growth Program

Enhancing Australia’s industrial and manufacturing capacity while bolstering resilience stands as a primary objective for the Australian Government. In pursuit of this goal, The Department of Industry, Science and Resources … Continued

Born Global: July 2023

Hello friend, Each month the Advance team searches for relevant Aussie stories that may not receive international coverage… And there have been plenty to choose from in recent weeks! The fall-out from “Robodebt” … Continued

NextGen: Where are they now?

A glimpse into the inspiring journeys of our NextGen Program graduates. As we connect and rejoice in their success, we are committed to nurturing the next generation of Global Australians. … Continued

Born Global: June 2023

Hello friend, Are you excited for the Women’s World Cup next month? We sure are! Don’t forget to tag us (@Advance / #AlwaysAustralian) if you’re getting in on the action. … Continued

Born Global: May 2023

Hello friend, What fascinating conversations we’ve had this month on thorny challenges for Australia. With help from our GameChangers and community of experts, our Global Town Hall tackled the issue … Continued

Woman of Influence: The Advisor

“The wealth management CEO Josephine Linden has seen it all. Here, she talks to Maureen Jordan about career uncertainty, falling in love, receiving the Order of Australia and how to … Continued

Global Australian Awards: Global Talent Award

Since 2022, the Global Australian Awards recognise the contribution of talented migrants who are supporting Australia’s future-facing economic recovery and growth. Australia is richer for international collaborations – through individuals … Continued

Global Australian Awards: Alumni Award

Each year the Global Australian Awards recognise the incredible achievements of international graduates of Australian Universities, who have leveraged their Australian education to achieve success and impact on a global … Continued

News from 2022

2022 Australia’s Year in Review

Too busy this year to keep up with everything that went on in Australia, but want to stay connected? It’s ok, we’ve got you covered. Here’s the 10 most important … Continued