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The Capital of NEW SOUTH WALES

about SYDNEY

Travelling in SYDNEY

Opal Card 

To travel anywhere within the Opal network, all you need is an Opal card.

Opal cards are a smartcard ticket that you keep, reload and reuse to pay for travel on public transport.  Simply add value to your Opal card then tap on and tap off to pay your travel fares on trains, buses, ferries and light rail.

is the only ticket you need. The most convenient way of travelling on any mode of public transport in SYDNEY






Where to buy OPAL card

As an international student, you are entitled to an ‘Adult Opal card’. You can get an adult Opal card from any participating retailer, or you can order one from the Opal website.

OPAL fares

For more information on Opal fares, visit:

Train & Bus Timetable

For more information on train timetables, visit: 

Opal card

Studying in


as an

International Student

It is very important that you understand your obligations as an international student in Australia. We refer all students to the Australian government website

Study Sydney is a good website for students website which has resources and information for international students to study in Sydney.

The Australian Massage & Beauty Institute website has a section called Student Services and Life in Sydney & Australia 

Go to our website and follow the recommended links for more information. 

Living costs in Australia

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