Australians accept the point that Australia is full of vast economy and resources ,while New Zealand is blessed with the gift of better living. You are assuming the correct concept that Australia and New Zealand are quite similar but still there are some cultural differences that separate both countries .If you are the permanent resident or a citizen of Australia, then no any visiting visa is required to work or live in New Zealand. Visiting New Zealand is quite similar to feel at home for the Australians as both countries have the same languages with slightly different accents and both have the similar cultural heritage.
• LIVING COST
The overall cost of living and exploring the New Zealand is slightly less as compare to Australia. If you are truly eligible for the aged-pension from Australia, you can even claim it to the New Zealand as because these two countries signed the “ Social Based Agreement” for a security of the residents of both countries. You may also prove yourself capable of applying for the New Zealand scheme that is also known as “New Zealand Super”.
The permanent residents of Australia and New Zealand are mainly classified as the domestic students. In New Zealand, you are just supposed to pay the tuition fee in which tertiary education is also included. The majority of the top quality schools including primary and secondary education are almost free of cost. New Zealand citizen automatically eligible for the student loan or any student allowances .However, if you are an Australian citizen, New Zealand residents, you have to live at least three years in New Zealand to become eligible for the student loan.
• HEALTH CARE SERVICES
If you are emphasizing to become Australian to New Zealander, then you directly become eligible to avail the facility of funded healthcare, for that it is necessary to have registered with the Local Primary Health Organization (PHO).
Unfortunately, if you become injured from any bad accident, the expenses of an accident are provided by the New Zealand accident compensation scheme .The Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) facilitates no-fault insurance. It covers every citizen present in New Zealand, even from car accidents to falling at home or fracture at the arm. ACC completely supports the rehabilitation, treatment, and medical fees, although there are some portions of charges for particular treatment. Even ACC will also give a handsome amount to the families in case of any death accident occurs.
All these facilities provided by the Government of New Zealand and the contract in between these two countries make the Australian love to visit in New Zealand .