Useful and important links


Infobahn Australia is for German-speaking people and offers information about employment, tourism and immigration regulations for Australia.

Austrian Network Australia is where you will find links to many Austrian organisations within Australia.

Austrian Association of South Australia is South Australia’s own club welcoming everyone for delicious meals, live music, movie nights and dances. Bookings are recommended. Newsletters are regularly posted providing readers with information of upcoming events.

11-17 Torrens Road
Ovingham 5082, SA
Phone: +61 (0) 88269 1736
President Herbie Reiter
General Inquiries: Gerhard Lachs on 0414 826 067
For all club bookings call Ms Sybille Tomasin on 0427 234 350
Online bookings please email

Radio Austria 4 is an Adelaide-based radio station offering live and internet broadcasting services for Austrians
Broadcasts Wednesday 8:30-9:30pm, Saturday 7:00-7:30pm, Sunday 10:30-11:30am.
5EBI-FM 103.1 Mhz
10 Byron Place
Adelaide SA 5000
Phone +61 (0) 88211 7066 Studio
Phone +61 (0) 88211 7635 Office
Fax +61 (0) 88231 1456

Located in Adelaide, South Australia, The School for German Language incorporated is a community-based German language school operating on Saturday mornings. The school teaches German and culture to students of predominantly German-speaking backgrounds in years preschool to year 12. The school also offers adult German language classes on Monday nights and Saturday mornings.

PO Box 10140
Gouger Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Principle: Ulrike Glinzner


Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany delivering education in language and culture abroad. Two offices exist in Australia, in Sydney and Melbourne, but services and programs can be accessed throughout Australia. Scholarships and visitor programs between Australia and Germany are available, as well as courses and support for German language taught in Universities and their teachers.

Xe Currency converter is helpful for calculating currency between Austria and Australia.

For up to date national weather forecasts, visit the Australian Bureau of Meteorology: South Australia.
Northern Territory.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation up to date local, national and international current affairs.

Alice Springs News Online for latest Northern Territory news.

Adelaide Now for latest news from Adelaide and South Australia.

For the latest Austrian news from Advantage Austria (an Austrian Network abroad) and Orf (Austrian news).

For help in emergency situations while travelling in Australia:
Phone 000 if in need of police, fire or ambulance during an emergency
131 444 Police assistance line for non-emergencies
132 500 for emergency help in floods, storms and cyclones

In South Australia:
Alert SA Provides access to official, real-time event and warning information in South Australia.
For SA emergencies and safety information.

In the Northern Territory:
Emergency information NT is a multi-hazard website bringing together a range emergency information within the Northern Territory.
Northern Territory Police, Fire and Emergency Services.

Emergency hotline for Austrian Citizens:
If you are an Austrian citizen and require immediate assistance please call the Austrian Embassy in Canberra ACT on +61 (0) 26295 1533.

There is also an emergency hotline in Vienna for Austrian citizens at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs (“Bundesministerium fuer europaeische und internationale Angelegenheiten”) in Vienna: +43 501150 4411 (24/7)

Austrian Consulate General Voting – I just received voting papers for Austria, what do I need to do?

Österreichs digitales Amt Services for foreign citizens in Austria

Austrian Bureau of Statistics Australian multicultural facts and figures


Weather Online for Austria.

Xe Currency converter is helpful for calculating currency between Austria and Australia.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation up to date local, national and international current affairs.

The Local au (Austrian news in English).

Australian Smart Traveller website provides information on travel updates, passport information, consular services, getting help overseas, legalising documents for travel to Austria.

Austrian Embassy Canberra Information on Austrian identity papers and processes.

Austrian Embassy Canberra Applying for a Passport – I need to apply or renew my Austrian passport what is the process? Time lines? What do I need to bring when I come in?

Austrian Embassy Canberra Citizenship – What do I need to do if I want to get my children or my Austrian citizenship?

Stadt Wien I am an Austrian Citizen and wish for my partner / spouse to receive residency status and work in Austria

Migration – Living and Working in Austria I would like to live and work in Austria.

Studying in Austria Information on studying in Austria

Cultural Atlas Austrian Multicultural facts and figures