How close-knit is the expat community in this area? How do I get involved with it?
Various cultures have established support groups. Details are available in your local phone book or from the Citizens Advice Bureau.
Beside expat groups, what is the best way to make social connections outside of work?
Joining local clubs is an excellent way to make new friends. Popular choices include the Rotary Club, the Lions Club and a variety of local sporting clubs, such as tennis or golf clubs.
Where can I meet other singles in this city?
Tauranga is a real beachside resort with the Mount being a very popular surf beach with young people. Bars, restaurants and sporting clubs are all excellent places to meet other singles.
Are there any unique networking opportunities for accompanying partners?
A good recommendation is to join a local sporting club or become involved in the Rotary Clubs or other volunteer organizations and community groups.
Young parents should join the local Plunket or Playcentre group. Become involved in the local school Board of Trustees or Parent Teachers Association to meet people from your own neighborhood.
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