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Weihnachts StollenStudy and Migration Centre of Australia
is a private business offering migration and education services.

We assist people with applications for temporary and permanent residence visas and we assist students to enroll in courses in Australia. We are located in Sydney's central business district and also have representatives in a number of overseas countries. Our clients come mainly from Europe and Asia. We are experienced in both migration and education services and do our best to provide an efficient and effective service at reasonable rates. Confidentiality and personal attention are assured and our success rate is excellent.

Gunther Berghofer was the founder of Study and Migration Centre of Australia.

Brigitte Ernatiana was born in Indonesia and has been an Australian permanent resident since 2001. She is a graduate from Faculty of Economics, University of Gadjahmada, Indonesia. She speaks fluent Indonesian and basic German.

Mi Kyung Kim is a registered migration agent (MARN 9795517) who migrated from South Korea in 1993 and has been an Australian citizen since 2004. Mi Kyung was previously a Material Scientist and has been with SMCA since 1995. She speaks Korean and Japanese.

Evelyn Ayen, our office manager, was born in Germany and has been an Australian citizen since 1988. She is a Justice of the Peace, has 2 sons and enjoys weekends at her family's hobby farm outside of Sydney.

Martina Friedl is an Austrian citizen and was born and grew up in Germany. She studied at the University of Mainz in Germersheim, Germany and is a graduate in translation for Dutch and Spanish. After living for 3 years in the Netherlands she migrated in 1998 to Australia and is a permanent resident since 2001. She started working for SMCA in order to develop especially the Dutch and then also Spanish side of the migration and education business.


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