6 months to go
Medicals will be required at this stage, along with police checks.
Get quotes from removal companies and for flights, and book them both.
Ensure any pets that are migrating with you are fully inoculated and fit to travel.
Get quotes and book pet shipment.
Sell any unwanted furniture.
Talk to your children's schools and ask them to prepare hand-over files.
Consider talking to your employer about your migration plans.
Ask your medical centre and dentist to hand-over files.
Open an Australian/Kiwi bank account.
Set up a trading account with a currency broker.
Put your house on the market.
Find temporary UK accommodation in case your house sells too soon.