Life in Whyalla
Life in Whyalla
Welcome to Whyalla. We know you are going to love living in Whyalla and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Whyalla a good place to live?
Yes, Whyalla is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Whyalla will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.
Visas required to live in Whyalla
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Whyalla, you are going to need a visa to do so. Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Whyalla. Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.
If you are moving to Whyalla and want to find a job in Whyalla we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Whyalla for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Whyalla
Weather in Whyalla
Whyalla was founded as “Hummocks Hill”, and was known by that name until 1916. It is the fourth most populous city in the Australian state of South Australia after Adelaide, Mount Gambier and Gawler and along with Port Pirie and Port Augusta is one of the three towns to make up the Iron Triangle. As of June 2018, Whyalla had an urban population of 21,742, having declined at an average annual rate of -0.75% year-over-year over the preceding five years. It is a seaport located on the east coast of the Eyre Peninsula and is known as the “Steel City” due to its integrated steelworks and shipbuilding heritage. The port of Whyalla has been exporting iron ore since 1903.
Hotels and Accommodation in Whyalla
There are all types of accommodation available in Whyalla. The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save Bookdirectandsave.com
This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.
Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.
Whyalla is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Whyalla
Banks in Whyalla
Cafes in Whyalla
Carpet Cleaners in Whyalla
Dentists in Whyalla
Doctors and Medical clinics in Whyalla
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Whyalla Electricians below
Hospitals in Whyalla
Mechanics in Whyalla
Newspapers in Whyalla
Pest Control in Whyalla
Plumbers in Whyalla
Real Estate Agents in Whyalla
Restaurants in Whyalla
Schools in Whyalla
Solicitors in Whyalla
Supermarkets in Whyalla
Vets in Whyalla
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