IMMIGRATION BLOG

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The Larrikin

On Saturday Australia woke up to the tragic news that Shane Warne had passed away...
March 11, 2022
Myer Lipschitz
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A Week with the Accidental Migrant

I recently caught up with the accidental immigrant, my business partner Iain MacLeod in Noosa...
February 25, 2022
Myer Lipschitz
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The Accidental Migrant – Me

In some respects, life is like trying to swim in a fast flowing river. There’s...
January 21, 2022
Iain MacLeod
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Time and Tide Wait for No Man

Given our gypsy lifestyle and exiled status waiting for the possibility of getting home to...
November 19, 2021
Iain MacLeod
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Go Home, Stay Home

When I was younger (much younger), like most New Zealand children, one of our favourite...
October 29, 2021
Iain MacLeod
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These are a Few of my Favourite Things

Australia will be opening its borders imminently and it’s been 18 months since many of...
October 22, 2021
Myer Lipschitz
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Communication in Our Time

This week’s blog isn’t about immigration and it’s not about Covid. Whilst I’m never tired...
August 27, 2021
Myer Lipschitz
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Auckland In Top 10 Most Liveable Cities

Auckland has long harboured a desire to become the ‘world’s most liveable city’. It has...
July 15, 2021
Iain MacLeod
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NZ Flying Under The Radar

I have often thought that New Zealanders are so self effacing it’s almost embarrassing. It’s...
June 25, 2021
Iain MacLeod
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Travel Bubble

Property bubbles, equity bubbles, general asset bubbles and now a Trans Tasman travel bubble between...
April 23, 2021
Myer Lipschitz
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A Blade Runner Future

A few years ago I got the most intelligent question ever from a potential client....
March 12, 2021
Iain MacLeod
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How COVID changed my world

Is it unseemly or inappropriate to say I am somewhat thankful for Covid? Or should...
February 12, 2021
Iain MacLeod
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Reading Between The Lines

Last Friday something very strange happened. At the same time as the Government released a...
September 11, 2020
Iain MacLeod
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NZ Abandons Covid Elimination Strategy

The battle lines seemingly are now drawn. The national economy or the health of the...
September 4, 2020
Iain MacLeod
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Look Before You Leap

On 20 August the Australian Government brought into effect the Migration Amendment (Hong Kong Passport...
August 28, 2020
Myer Lipschitz