The Astana International Club (AIC) welcomes all expatriates, male and female, working and non-working.  The group organiz
s w
eekly activities for a variety of interests and coordinates excursions to areas of local interest in the vicinity of Astana.  Details of these gatherings are announced via regular e-mails to the members as well as on the "Astana International Club - Closed Group" Facebook Page.

AIC was established in 2006, when the new and exciting capital city of Kazakhstan began to attract a growing population of international employees and families.  The club provides an opportunity for expats to share their knowledge of living in Astana, while creating new friendships and networking for common interests. 

How to become a member?
If you are an expat, living in Astana, or intend to move here soon, please send an e-mail to astana.internat
ionalclub@gmail.com for complete instructions and registration information.

Meet people face to face
At least twice each month, expats gather mid-week to welcome new members to our community, share information about upcoming events and interest group gatherings. Coffee and tea are available for purchase.  Once you are registered as a member at astana.internationalclub@gmail.com you will obtain further information regarding the venue, address, and time.

If you have information to share about places or activities that may be of interest to others in the international community, please contact us via 

What's Happening in Astana 

Check out afishaday.kz for current events and ticket purchase information, in Russian language.  Open the site with Google Chrome if you want to translate the page to another language.   
See What's Happening in Astana for information on Astana's concerts, cultural events, sporting events, and more, available from the individual organization's website.

Interactive Bus Map
Click on http://kz.easyway.info/en/cities/astana to learn which bus route connects your destinations.  You can also download this as an app from Google Play Store and have it on your smart phone.  (Displays the updated bus routes from July 2015)
For a display of actual current bus locations and routes, you can visit www.infobus.kz