A view from Belgium…

New people are always arriving in Melbourne it seems; Australians moving here because of the expanding city and the job opportunities the city provides, but also a significant number of people from different countries – whether that be to moved here permanently, travellers starting out on their journeys up the East Coast, or to work here on a temporary working visa.

Certainly a lot of europeans are increasingly heading here for work as a recent BBC article highlights.

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I met Paulette, from Belgium, who had just arrived in town to work on such a visa.  What was it like growing up in Belgium and what were her thoughts on the ambition question?

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