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    Hi everyone,

    I'm from the UK and will be starting a PhD in Sydney, Australia, early next year.

    However, I'm really really not a city person, and I don't imagine I'll want to stay in Sydney. I'm wondering if anyone has experience of living outside Sydney and commuting to the University? Do many people do it? Is it easy to do? Is it isolating? ...I'd like some sort of social life

    Thoughts, advice, comments greatly appreciated!

    Many thanks,
    John
 
 
 
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