Philippines Directory

Useful organisations, businesses and groups


Having access to crucial services and home comforts can be determine the success of a foreign posting. We have collectively spent significant time and effort in producing and maintaining this list of useful organisations, businesses and social groups that will help you enjoy your time in the Philippines. 

This directory is designed to give Australian and New Zealand expatriates some useful links and information when living in the Philippines. If you see any error or believe a useful link should be included, please let us know


Our directory is divided into various categories: 



Embassies

Australian Embassy


Level 23 Tower 2

RCBC Plaza

6819 Ayala Avenue

Makati City

1200

Philippines.

+63 2 757 8100

https://philippines.embassy.gov.au/


New Zealand Embassy


23rd floor

BPI Buendia Center

Senator Gil Puyat Avenue

Makati City

1200

Philippines

+63 2 891 5358

http://www.nzembassy.com/philippines


Business/Commerce

Australia and New Zealand Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines


ANZCHAM supports and promotes business relationships between the Philippines, Australia and New Zealand, developing and maintaining a strong partnership and cooperation with people and industries that are instrumental in the growth and promotion of the economy, businesses and trade.

http://www.anzcham.com

Philippines-Australia Business Council


PABC promotes trade, economic and technical cooperation and tourism between the Philippines and Australia and fosters friendship and understanding between the business communities of the Philippines and Australia.

https://pabc.org.ph

Philippines-New Zealand Business Council


PNZBC promotes and fosters long term trade, economic and technical cooperation, tourism and cultural relations between the Philippines and New Zealand.

http://nzpbc.com/

Expat Social Groups

American Women’s Club of the Philippines


AWCP is a support network for women living in countries different from their home country. AWCP hosts monthly meetings, newcomer's coffees and regular social events for the whole family.

http://www.awcphilippines.net/

British Women's Association Philippines


BWA is an international group, based in Manila, which hosts a range of social and charitable activities.

http://www.bwamanila.com/


Maam Manila


Popular Facebook group for expatriate women in the Philippines. Membership is subject to approval and is open to expat women, locals who have repatriated, or locals with dual-citizenship.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/MaamManila/

Maam Manila Kids


MA’AM MANILA KIDS is a sub group exclusive to Ma’am Manila members. It is dedicated to all things parenting and for kids - particularly Third Culture Kids.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/733341173774266


MADS Manila


The official MADS Manila (Moms and Dads support) Facebook group allows members to connect to join playgroups in the Metro Manila area, and provides a platform to share parenting information and concerns.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/madsmanila/

Makati & Manila Mums and Dads


A Facebook group to link mums of children in Manila and Makati. Offering support and recommendations for each other on all things family.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/makatiandmanilamums/


Manila Expat Sisterhood


A Facebook group described as a place of support and information for expat women in Manila.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1595861297143969

Manila Expat Wives


A Facebook support group for expats in Metro-Manila and surroundings.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1038189082914200/

Museum Volunteers of the Philippines


The Museum Volunteers of the Philippines (MVP) aims to study the Philippines, setting it in its historical and Asian context, to provide voluntary assistance at local museums and to promote friendship and understanding within its international membership.

https://www.mvphilippines.org/

Cafes & Restaurants 

Antipodean


Great coffee & breakfast/brunch/lunch spot

GF Paseo 111 Building, Legazpi St, Makati

antipodeancoffee.com

Map Link

Antonios


Fine dining a few hours south of the city.

Purok 135 Barangay, Tagatay

antoniosrestaurant.ph

Map Link

Arabica


Really good coffee! 

Unit 1, Ground Floor, W City Center 7th Avenue, corner 30th St, Taguig

arabica.coffee

Map Link


Bake House


Bread, pastries and delicious cakes/desserts

Shangri-La The Fort Lobby Area, 30th St, Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines

Website Link

Map Link


Balay Dakko/Terrazza


Filipino food that's great for new expats outside of the city.

E. Aguinaldo Highway, Barangay Bagong Tubig, Tagaytay City

antoniosrestaurant.ph

Map Link


Bar Pinxtos


Tapas & Wine, lunch or evening

3 locations: 

Alabang Map Link

Bonifacio Global City Map Link

Salcedo Village Map Link

barpintxos.com


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