New to Australia?

Riverlife will give you a home away from home, providing…

Friendship and Australian connections

Support as you settle in

Free English classes with Aussies

Children and youth programs

Culture and cuisine

Welcome to Australia and Brisbane. We have all sorts of opportunities for you to connect with us. Besides our activities at church, The Joy Project holds events to help you meet people and find your way in our city. Tell them you have been at our website!

Taste Of Australia – for those who are new to Australia

English with Aussies | Sunday, 3.30 – 4.30pm 

Sunday English Classes to reach out in friendship to international students. Located in the meeting rooms at Riverlife.

+ Contact Max King

Unity International Growth Group

+ Contact Joram Villanueva

Tuesday English Class | Tuesday, 10am – 12.30pm

English classes at different levels for migrants, refugees and students. Located at Riverlife.

+ Contact Anthea Ng

Social Community

+ Contact Max King

Flavours Of Home

+ Contact Colleen Barrington

Flavours From Our Kitchen

+ Contact Monica Harley

International Growth Group – meets each Tuesday

+ Contact PASTOR Thong Ng


Annual Events

Open Home | February

Connecting postgraduate scholars to Aussie families

+ Contact Pastor Thong Ng

Welcome BBQ | February

Welcoming international students during the first semester intake. Rocks Riverside Park, Seventeen Mile Rocks.

+ Contact Max King

Bush Dance | August

+ Contact Max King

Beach Trip | September

Connecting with international students and enjoying the sun, sand and sea up on the Sunshine Coast.

+ Contact Max King