10 Reasons to Consider Moving to Sydney


Sydney is an iconic city famous for its stunning beaches and diverse culture. However, there is far more to this amazing city. If you are thinking to make an international move Down Under explore, Think Global Recruitment’s top 10 reasons to move to Sydney 

  1. Thriving Financial Sector: As Australia’s financial capital, Sydney hosts over 600 multinational companies, offering a wide array of opportunities across various sectors including finance, technology, and more.
  2. Cultural Hotspot: Sydney’s Chinatown and the Italian quarter, Leichhardt, offer rich cultural experiences with eateries, shops, and cultural festivals in Chinatown and authentic Italian cafes and annual film festivals in Leichhardt, enhancing the city’s vibrant multicultural atmosphere.

  1. Competitive Salaries: Professionals in Sydney enjoy salaries that are typically 20% higher than the global average, reflecting the city’s economic status and cost of living.
  2. Expat Community: Sydney boasts a thriving expat community, providing a supportive network for newcomers and opportunities to connect with like-minded individuals from around the world.
  3. Unique Events: The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race and the Vivid Sydney Festival, an annual event celebrating light, music, and ideas, draw large crowds and offer unique networking opportunities in a festive environment.
  4. Outdoor Lifestyle: With over 100 beaches, including iconic spots like Bondi Beach and Manly Beach, and extensive parklands like the Royal Botanic Garden and Sydney Harbour National Park, Sydney provides a blend of urban and outdoor living ideal for active lifestyles.

  1. Arts and Entertainment Enjoy world-class performances at the Sydney Opera House, visit contemporary art at the Museum of Contemporary Art, or explore local talent in smaller galleries across the city. Sydney Large Arts Festival runs throughout January with over 100 events from local and international artists.
  2. Family-Friendly and Safe: Enjoy family outings in iconic parks like Centennial Park, which offers horse riding, cycling, and picnicking opportunities, or visit Taronga Zoo for an unforgettable wildlife experience. Sydney’s low crime rates and strong community policing make it one of the safest cities in the world for families.
  3. Strategic Location and Connectivity: Sydney’s international airport offers direct flights to major cities worldwide, including Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Jakarta, Bangkok, and Hanoi, making it an ideal hub for international travel and business opportunities. 
  4. Tax Incentives: The Australian tax system includes specific incentives for skilled migrants, potentially reducing tax burdens and enhancing financial health for international professionals.


If you are an accountant and have any questions or would like to make a move to Sydney, then please do not hesitate to contact us through applying to one of our vacancies or email mail@thinkgr.com.